DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover

March 19, 2014 by 20 Comments

DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover.  I am really loving my new house.  Each step towards making it my own makes me love it that much more. Remember when the family room walls were hunter green?  It didn’t take long until we’d splashed Gray Owl on …continue reading

Giveaway: Ikat Curtain Panels from Curtainworks

September 1, 2012 by 97 Comments

Hi sweet friends!  What’s new with you!?  Are you like me and your kids are back in school, but your days are seeming even more busy!?  How does that happen!?  Now that September has arrived, I have a long list that I want to start …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

Kitchen Remodel Steps

April 12, 2012 by 112 Comments

My Kitchen Remodel is Complete!  Here’s the scoop… {20 Tips and Tricks to the Kitchen of My Dreams} trim, paint, hardware, sink, faucet, appliances, furniture, flooring and accessories Frames from Goodwill New Appliances: Oven, Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Microwave Drawer Knobs: Home Depot Flour(s) and Sugar …continue reading

DIY Trimming Windows

November 14, 2011 by 8 Comments

  DIY Kitchen Makeover: Trimming Windows   Old and new alike, unless you upgrade when it’s built or move into a home that has been upgraded, most window only have a sill and the window is left untrimmed.  I’m not sure why…window trim isn’t the …continue reading

Curtain Ring Adjustment

October 7, 2011 by Leave a Comment

The rest of our windows have 2 inch blinds, but these open to the backyard and I love being able to watch the kids’ creatively ideas as they play just beyond the window…so open they stay!  PROBLEM: At night I draw the drapes.  And in …continue reading

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