09/30/14

Starting a Gallery Wall

A few months ago I showed you lots of furniture ideas for flat screen TVs!?!?  And then I figured out a TV Console solution for my house!!!  After finding the incredibly fun gallery art pads at Michaels I knew exactly where I wanted to display the one that reads, Faith and ... |read more|

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06/03/14

Finally a New Coffee Table

Finally a New Coffee Table!!!  Remember this house tour the other day!!?  I love every room in this Remodeled Modern Home Tour -- and the furniture!!! I especially loved that coffee table.  So much I couldn't resist this mixed metal table while at Target the other day. It ... |read more|

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05/28/14

Turquoise Pillow Covers

Clutter has a way of multiplying so I try to keep accumulating to a minimum.  Storing lots of pillows takes up way too much space, but buying pillow covers that fold flat when not being used -- totally makes sense!  And even better when you can buy pillow covers for a crazy low ... |read more|

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03/19/14

DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover

DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover.  I am really loving my new house.  Each step towards making it my own makes me love it that much more. Remember when the family room walls were hunter green?  It didn't take long until we'd splashed Gray Owl on all the main walls of the ... |read more|

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01/09/14

Changes in the Master Bedroom

Until about a week ago my Master Bedroom Chevron Curtains from Hobby Lobby was totally rocked my world!  And then I had the thought to call the best hairdresser I've ever had - went to her from high school until I had baby #2.  I hadn't gelled with anyone here yet and her shop is ... |read more|

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06/05/13

Simple Decorating – Bookshelf

I'm so excited to show you one of my favorite walls in our home.   Get ready for a whole lot of  pictures and some simple decorating tips for built-in bookshelves. A little peek at my tray.  I love the bright greens with soft yellows!  The mossy sphere is from a local craft ... |read more|

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06/04/13

How to Build a Bookcase

For a while now I have shown you sneak peeks of this wall in my living room.  Today, I want to show you how to build a bookcase built-in.  Every home I've lived in, a built-in has been a mandatory feature! This is the built-in I designed and added to our last house - the two ... |read more|

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02/27/13

Lampshade DIY

I had some leftover fabric when I sewed the kitchen curtains...it was perfect for a quick lampshade diy.  We've had a few days of nice weather and baseball practice is back in full force.  Time to start adding touches of color to my home!  Recovering the lamp shade was pretty ... |read more|

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09/16/12

Reclaimed Furniture – Embossed End Table

I totally loved reclaimed furniture!  Taking something from totally frumpy to totally fabulous is such a thrill.  On a walk through our neighborhood with the kids, I noticed an end table on the curb ready for bulk trash pickup...if I could have dragged it home I would have, but ... |read more|

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06/15/12

Lamp Makeover {Ugly to Lovely}

I'm SUPER excited to show you how my lamp turned out!  It was just what my family room needed with the breezy white curtains.  Remember {here} I told you that I'd been crushing on this floor lamp?!  Okay...so it's not quite the same, but for $10 it was definitely worth a try!And ... |read more|

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