Spray Paint Thrift Store Dishes

I LOVE white dishes.  I love their simplicity and how they brighten up any space. I am obsessed with this Martha Stewart photo: Decor dishes can be expensive, but there is an inexpensive and easy DIY solution which includes (glossy) white spray paint and some thrift store (or garage sales) finds. I found my dishes at a local Goodwill.  Look […]

The Yellow Painted Hutch

I painted my hutch yellow. And I love it because the color brightens up my kitchen nook. I forgot to get an actual before picture before I started paint testing the hutch. And no, I don’t normally keep daffodils in my hutch.  I had just picked a bouquet and thought they were so pretty and […]

How to Paint a Faucet

Have you ever wondered if you can paint a faucet? Our house was built in the 90’s.  The 90’s = brass.  Unfortunately we didn’t have the budget to replace the faucets, so I decided it was worth a try to paint them… I used Rust-Oleum’s Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover paint in Metallic oil rubbed bronze, and […]

Paint a Fabric Chair with Chalk Paint

Tutorial for painting fabric using a chalk paint. I’m not afraid to paint things.  My motto is: it’s just paint – you can always repaint!  However, I was a little skeptical of the recent popularity with painting upholstered furniture.  But, I can now add it to my list because I painted a fabric chair! The […]

DIY Felt Flower Garland

DIY Felt Flower Garland I recently saw a beautiful flower garland on one of those daily deal home decor sites.  It was $50 for a 6 ft strand. For that price, I decided I’d attempt to make a felt flower garland myself.  And you know what, a strand (double the length!) cost me under $10! […]

DIY Chalkboard Calendar

Learn how to make your own DIY chalkboard calendar! {If you’re new here, you can follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest & Etsy.} Baseball season for my boys is just around the corner, and in preparation I decided needed to create a DIY chalkboard calendar. For my project, I used an old mirror I found last summer […]

DIY Rag Bunting Tutorial

This DIY rag bunting tutorial is easy and inexpensive.  The bunting makes adorable decor for any nursery or kids space! As I’ve mentioned before, my sisters are both pretty creative. My younger sister recently made a rag bunting for my niece’s room. It’s adorable and easy! Here are the supplies you need: *fabric *rope *scissors […]

Psalm 90:14 Free Printable

Psalm 90:14 Free Printable I’ve been doing a little soul searching lately. I began blogging because I needed the creative outlet. As I’ve said before, I know I was created to create. It’s what makes my heart happy. However, I just don’t know where to go next – or more importantly, where God wants me […]

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with Chalk Paint – Update

Painting kitchen cabinets with chalk paint is a great option because it eliminates the need to sand, strip or prime.  It does, however, have a more rustic look and brush lines are more visible with this type of paint. When I first decided to take on my kitchen cabinets, I decided to take on the small […]

Adding Stripes to a Wall

Adding stripes to a wall is a fun way to add interest to a space. I am really close to revealing my living room and my boys’ room.  But before I do, I am going to show you a little striped sneak peak! Horizontal stripes are fun and can work in many different spaces. From […]