Kitchen – Our Big Mess

July 28, 2014 by 11 Comments

On Thursday, I typed up my weekly house tour and set it to go live the next morning — then rushed to care for a BIG Mess!  A little back history, the last few months have been heartbreaking and tough for me, so Stud wanted this week (with …continue reading

Recovering My Piano Bench

July 21, 2014 by 6 Comments

I covered my piano bench with white fabric years ago and it’s been collecting little fingerprints ever since!  The other day I finally decided it was time for Recovering My Piano Bench!  Little B and I found five fun options for fabric for my piano bench …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

Finally a New Coffee Table

June 3, 2014 by 9 Comments

Finally a New Coffee Table!!!  Remember this house tour the other day!!?  I love every room in this Remodeled Modern Home Tour — and the furniture!!! I especially loved that coffee table.  So much I couldn’t resist this mixed metal table while at Target the …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

My Backyard Oasis

April 10, 2014 by 16 Comments

We have lived in our new-to-us traditional home for eight months now!!!  I love it all so much (such a blessing), but after living in a busy neighborhood in a major city, I think my favorite feature is this beautiful backyard!  I’m amazed by how …continue reading

Little B’s New Room

March 12, 2014 by 18 Comments

After Gray Owl was rolled all over these walls, we switched the furniture around like we talked about yesterday and it was love at first sight — totally meant to be!  Check out Little B’s New Room!!! The black lamp is carryover to when Little …continue reading

Little Girl Bedroom Updates

March 11, 2014 by 6 Comments

Ready for more Little Girl Bedroom Updates!?!  When we first moved into our home, this was Little B’s room.  It’s a bright, good-sized room, but something about it just didn’t seem right.  So I waited to unpack for way too long! This room was the …continue reading

Dining Room Progress

February 20, 2014 by 7 Comments

I’ve been in ‘update house’ task mode, but what fun is progress if you don’t share the process!?!?  Yesterday I shared some pics of our living room updates and today I wanted to show you our dining room progress — which wouldn’t have been possible …continue reading

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