Updating Hallway Lights

October 23, 2014 by 9 Comments

After several months of crazy in the kitchen, it is looking amazing.  My totally remodeled kitchen is making other areas in the house look very dated.  Looks like I’ll be keeping the home improvement stores in business for a long time!  I’m pretty proud of my latest …continue reading

My Chandelier Makeover

October 15, 2014 by 26 Comments

Yesterday’s kitchen reveal showed a sneak peek at our latest update.  This ceiling fan has totally been clashing over the last year, but all the chandeliers I love are crazy expensive and after the kitchen the Decor Fund is pretty depleted.  Finally, last week when …continue reading

Add Closet Lights – Easy DIY

October 8, 2014 by 1 Comment

Another weekend passes and our drawer pulls continue to be masking tape makeshift strips.  Ugh!  It’s getting old, but in five more weeks, baseball season will be on break and I’m crossing my fingers that Stud will get back to checking off my honey do …continue reading

Easy Way to Update Light Fixtures

July 8, 2014 by 5 Comments

When we moved into this house almost a year ago we set out to make this place our own.  We covered up all the mustard yellow, hunter green, and dark chocolate walls with my favorite paint color, Gray Owl.  Paint brightened each room so much …continue reading

Switch to Recessed Lights

May 1, 2014 by 1 Comment

Yesterday I showed you how I changed out the ceiling fan in the kitchen and today — Easy Switch to Recessed Lights from Pendant Lights and Then Back (if you’d like)! I totally value simplicity in my decor.  Maybe a little too much — it’s …continue reading

Wisteria Shade Above the Kitchen Table

April 30, 2014 by 11 Comments

Every house I’ve moved into has had a ceiling fan in the kitchen.  I sorta get it, I live in Texas and summers are CRAZY HOT!  As much as it makes sense, it just doesn’t work for me.  I much prefer a Shade Above the …continue reading

Updating a Lamp Shade

July 2, 2013 by 23 Comments

Want to see my latest easy little update!?!   Do you remember the Light Fixture I Stud added above my Crate and Barrel Kitchen Table!?!  We switched out the light fixture with a West Elm Knockoff that I totally LOVE!  I was ready for another little …continue reading

Lampshade DIY

February 27, 2013 by 33 Comments

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 …continue reading

Spray Paint Decorating Therapy

September 24, 2012 by 24 Comments

Who took our Fall weather away?!  I spent three long hours at the baseball fields watching Big B and his select team play ball and to say it’s hot is a total understatement!   I’m getting a little worried that my pumpkins on my front porch …continue reading

Adding Wall Sconces, New Drill

September 17, 2012 by 24 Comments

I love the look of adding wall sconces!  When we bought our house, we updated all the lights.  All with the exception of one room.  Our front room was designed as many homes were built years ago, without a light source.  Why!?  I’m not sure, …continue reading

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