09/22/14

Painted Patterned Pumpkins

Gray Fall Decor @ItsOverflowing 2

We've spent lots of time and energy updating the interior of our home.  This weekend it was fun to spend some time creating some Painted Pretty Pumpkins to fancy up the exterior for Fall! My little guy helped me load my basket with five pumpkins, one for each of us!  The more ... |read more|

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07/24/14

Styling Striped Walls – You Pick!

Painting Stripes on Walls-1

This week my kids are at grandparent camp and I'm taking advantage of every moment!  In my world, living to the fullest means frequent calls and texts to my sweet mother-in-law, even as she's busy with my three littles.  Earlier today I sent this text -- 'I need to brighten this ... |read more|

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11/06/13

How to Smooth Wall Texture

DIY Smooth Wall Texture  @ItsOverflowing 3

Ready for a little update on our new-to-us home?!?  If you're new you can look back at our traditional home updates (here).  I almost walked away from this house because me and Spanish knife texture don't get along!  I like clean lines and smooth wall texture.  Stud assured me ... |read more|

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09/30/13

Painting Dark Walls

Gray Owl Paint @ItsOverflowing 2

I am starting a 'Get it Organized' series in October, but it just didn't seem right to start without giving you an update on how we're doing with our DIY Projects, specifically -- Painting Dark Walls!  Most of this update will be pictures -- a picture is worth a thousand words, ... |read more|

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09/25/13

Pick Paint Color

Gray Owl - Pretty Fire Mantel @ItsOverflowing

I have officially reached the point where I have to pick paint color and get the house started!  The other day I showed you the colors I've been loving, Paint Color Options - I love me some pinterest!  I also put a little call out to my instagram friends asking for their favorite ... |read more|

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09/18/13

Choosing Wall Colors – Favorite Paint Picks

Benjamin Moore Gray Owl

Choosing Wall Colors - favorite paint picks!  Yesterday I showed you more pics of our new house.  Pretty clear that wall color is job number one -- the color needs to be toned down!   In my Rancher I used Eloquent Ivory throughout and loved it, but this house needs something ... |read more|

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