Gather in the Kitchen – Free Printable

September 2, 2014 by 12 Comments

I home you enjoyed your long weekend!  It’s been a great couple days for our family, following weeks of CRAZY…for those of you who follow on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, you know I’m in the middle of a kitchen remodel!  Despite having a contractor that has quit …continue reading

DIY Decorating Inspiration

August 6, 2014 by 9 Comments

Summer is flying by so fast I can hardly hang on!  Can you believe we’re in August!?!  Although I’m totally bumming that my sweeties will be heading back to school soon, I’m also dreaming of all the projects I’ll get to during those six hours …continue reading

DIY Room Makeovers

April 29, 2014 by 8 Comments

When you are stuck in a bit of a fog, checking out great DIY Room Makeovers is the perfect fix!  I loved looking through last week’s party and seeing a ton of fabulous ideas!  Enjoy the pics — the links below each awesome pic lets …continue reading

IKEA Hack – Chalkboard Easel

April 23, 2014 by 3 Comments

We have had this IKEA chalkboard for years!  Just under $15, I’ve always been impressed by the quality.  My kids are using it less and less so I decided to put it to use this summer when entertaining in the backyard — to direct guests …continue reading

IKEA Christmas Tree in Entry

December 24, 2013 by 12 Comments

If you were to stop by for a visit this is what you would see as you walked in the door — my little IKEA Christmas Tree.  I recently added the dresser because I needed more storage for my children’s games and puzzles.  It’s nice …continue reading

Craigslist Find and Living Room Update

October 28, 2013 by 13 Comments

The last time I updated you on my new house, I told you I’d ordered two new rugs and they were on the way!  Guess what, they arrived and they’re perfect!  The picture below is my old rug, it’s going to be listed on Craigslist …continue reading

Virtual Window Shopping at IKEA

November 19, 2012 by 16 Comments

Everyone’s healthy and I’m all caught up on laundry (#mommy brag moment…you know what the tummy flu does to the laundry room).  We’re partying like it’s a holiday or something!  We took a drive to IKEA today and I thought it’d be fun to have …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

Curtain Reveal {How to Hang Curtain Rods}

June 14, 2012 by 6 Comments

This week I started a new series on my blog, ‘Virtual Window Shopping’ {here}…such a blast having you shop with me!  This time we went to IKEA and I found lots of things I love…and yesterday I showed you my favorite, simple and affordable crisp …continue reading

Simple and Affordable Curtain Panels

June 13, 2012 by 16 Comments

Yesterday, I posted my first ‘Virtual Window Shopping’ {here}.  I had a blast shopping at IKEA, but the real purpose in going to IKEA was to pick out some new curtains. Stockholm Blad I’ve had IKEA’s Stockholm Blad curtains in brown for several years.  I …continue reading

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