Finally a New Coffee Table

June 3, 2014 by 9 Comments

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 …continue reading

Someone Has New Patio Furniture

April 16, 2014 by 13 Comments

My old patio furniture was beginning to fall apart — I had used it for ten years!  Knowing my goal of updating the kitchen, Stud didn’t quite get my urgency for buying new patio furniture, but when my mom and I found this set, he …continue reading

Easy Steps to Build Bookshelves {Office}

February 20, 2013 by 59 Comments

One of the best ways to clear a desk or table surface — Build Bookshelves.  I love the DIY: Wall Mount Bookshelf (here) we built for my boys room.  That system has helped with their overflow of books.  I appreciate a storage solution that doesn’t …continue reading

DIY Chalkboard Labels

January 28, 2013 by 17 Comments

I love the start of a new year…it always feels like a fresh new slate!  I’ve been pulling things off shelves and have made several trips to the store to pick up more organizational products.  I’m a huge fan of anything that helps my family …continue reading

Reclaimed Furniture – Embossed End Table

September 16, 2012 by 18 Comments

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 …continue reading

DIY: How to Build a Wall Mount Bookshelf

August 22, 2012 by 33 Comments

The key to any child’s room is finding creative solutions for organizing.  Being able to use their toys and books as decor is an excellent way to achieve this goal. When Little B was young, we added Potterybarn wall-mount bookshelves to her nursery, similar to …continue reading

How to Easily Hem Curtains Without Sewing, New Cushions

July 25, 2012 by 15 Comments

I am loving my IKEA grommet curtains.  I briefly mentioned how I hem curtains without sewing in my post about how I clean the gunk off of my iron, but realized this may be a helpful post in itself!  It took a little while for …continue reading

Thrifty Find Negotiations

June 25, 2012 by 12 Comments

A few of you may have figured out via Instagram,  Twitter  or Facebook that my three sweet B’s are with Gigi and Pa this week and my schedule is looking completely different!!! someecards I really would have LOVED to stock up on craft and decor …continue reading

Garage Sale Sign and Find

June 11, 2012 by 11 Comments

It’s totally the season for Garage Sales!  There are signs on every street with arrows pointing every direction!  Definitely some great treasures to be found!  For those of you having a garage sale soon…here’s a FUN colorful sign you can print to spread the news …continue reading

Helpful Paint Tips: To Do and Not To Do!

May 3, 2012 by 33 Comments

When I find furniture for $15, it’s next to impossible for me to keep on walking.  This was the steal that went home with me during our neighborhood garage sale.  Definitely needed a little work, but it’s solid and I always look for pieces that …continue reading

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