Ceiling Patch and Texture

August 21, 2014 by 6 Comments

As you walk through a home, nothing is more awkward than a remodel done in such a way that it is obvious.  Ceiling Patch and Texture is some of the surest giveaways!  Watching my ceiling patches get covered with Sheetrock, wiped with joint compound, sprayed …continue reading

Painting a Chalkboard Wall

July 29, 2014 by 6 Comments

I’ve started the stripes, thanks so much for helping me pick a fun striped pattern for the hallway, it was hard to decide because I loved all five styles!!!  Little B has been begging me to add a Chalkboard Wall to her room.  She already …continue reading

Styling Striped Walls – You Pick!

July 24, 2014 by 32 Comments

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 …continue reading

Super Easy DIY Canvas Art

May 5, 2014 by 6 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   April from House by Hoff, is here to share a tutorial for a super-easy piece of art!  — She says, ‘I’m not an artist, in fact the last time I painted …continue reading

How to Make Terra Cotta Pots Chippy

April 7, 2014 by 14 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   Lucy from the beautiful blog, Craftberry Bush, where creativity is always in bloom is sharing a tutorial with us that I can’t wait to try – How to make terra cotta …continue reading

How to Sort Laundry – Kids

December 18, 2013 by 2 Comments

This post brought to you by FrogTape® provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC. All opinions are 100% mine. Am I the only mom who has epically failed at explaining how to sort laundry to their kids!?!  I’ve read tons of chore books and this is “supposed” …continue reading

Decorating Ornaments I Already Have

December 9, 2013 by 6 Comments

I’ve been decorating ornaments!  The weather has been overcast and snowy icey in Texas!  I’m bummed that I haven’t been able to share my Christmas House Tour post as I usually do, but it’s still in the works!!!  I’m totally counting on BBB being back …continue reading

How to Smooth Wall Texture

November 6, 2013 by 12 Comments

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 …continue reading

Setting Up Boys Bedroom

October 7, 2013 by 23 Comments

Whether you’ve lived in a house for a long time or just recently moved, making your home work for you is a long journey.  Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and change up the spaces in your home to find the flow that …continue reading

Pick Paint Color

September 25, 2013 by 6 Comments

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 …continue reading

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