06/11/12

Garage Sale Sign and Find

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 about ... |read more|

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05/03/12

Helpful Paint Tips: To Do and Not To Do!

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 allow for extra storage in my ... |read more|

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04/23/12

Entry Room: Board and Batten Wall

My Entry Room: Board and Batten Wall with Hooks for Our Guest {and us through winter} is FINISHED...well, almost!  I need to add a few pretty touches, but I have to say, it definitely has some GOOD Bones! It looks so "polished" without even a single touch of bling or ... |read more|

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04/19/12

Subtle Color Blocking: Dresser Makeover

I told you a few weeks ago that I'm LOVING the Color Block Look, especially with Furniture! Contrasting colors is definitely a popular trend and I've been real excited to give it a try with a dresser I've had forever! A few years ago, this dresser had a dark stain with ... |read more|

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04/16/12

Fabulous Crates

A few weeks back I had a great shop at Home Goods...love that store!  This totally caught my eye and when I picked it up it was wearing my favorite tag!  RED Clearance!  I threw it into the cart for think time and went on about my shopping!  At the register, I was totally torn.  ... |read more|

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04/12/12

Kitchen Remodel Steps

My Kitchen Remodel is Complete!  Here's the scoop... {20 Tips and Tricks to the Kitchen of My Dreams} trim, paint, hardware, sink, faucet, appliances, furniture, flooring and accessories Frames from Goodwill New Appliances: Oven, Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, ... |read more|

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02/28/12

Color Blocking Furniture {Dipping and Painting}

Redesigning a piece of furniture takes no time and makes such a difference!  I love being able to add a little flair and fun...but at the same time totally value clean lines and am not a big fan of fuss!  My newest favorite look is definitely color blocking...not like two bold ... |read more|

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02/02/12

DIY: How to Build a Desk

 DIY: How to Build a Desk In my two story house, our office was on the second story which worked perfect for school purposes and such.  However, as much as I tried to keep all the papers upstairs, there were some things I just needed downstairs and at night when Stud had ... |read more|

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01/31/12

Pallet Bed & More {Reclaimed Wood DIY Possibilities}

DIY Reclaimed Wood Pallet Bed

Pallet Bed & More {Reclaimed Wood DIY Possibilities} are so incredibly fun!  I'm pretty sure reclaimed wood is the best thing EVER!  Like seriously, it makes my heart skip a beat and my dreams EXTRA sweet!!!!  Here are my two best finds so far: •  Curbside Trash to Kitchen ... |read more|

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01/12/12

Organization Tips {Paperwork}

Isn't it total CRAZINESS how quickly papers accumulate?!?!  I mean seriously you can clean through a stack of papers reaching from your desk to the ceiling and five minutes later it reappears.  How that happens, I have NO idea, but I have found that having a place for EVERYTHING ... |read more|

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