What to do in Charleston (in 3 Days)

My family recently took a trip to Charleston, and I wanted to share our experience so you know what to do in Charleston (in 3 days). This was my fourth year attending Haven Conference, and the first time it was being held in Charleston.  I was immediately excited because I knew I would love Charleston […]

How to Paint Baseboards on Carpet

I have created several different wall paneling treatments to our home, and I usually end up painting the baseboards to match the wall.  Unfortunately many of the baseboards are on carpet (which can be tricky to paint), but I have figured out how to paint baseboards on carpet. This post contains some affiliate links for […]

FiltersFast.com Home Filter Club

This post is sponsored by FiltersFast.com.  All thoughts and opinions are my own. With three kids and a busy schedule, the last thing my mom brain needs is another thing to remember. I shared earlier this year about how I love finding easy ways to keep my home and family clean and healthy.  I am a […]

Do What You Love – Find Your Purpose

Steve and I recently took a trip to Chicago to see Hamilton (which was AMAZING), and while we were there we came across this window. It reminded me of a post I shared several years ago about using your gifts and finding your passion.  I thought it was time to revisit the subject and encourage […]

Faux Wood Paint Tutorial

I recently discovered a Faux Wood Paint Tutorial that looks good AND is easy! If you followed along during our DIY kitchen remodel, you saw me use this same technique on our plaster stove hood (see that tutorial here). I loved the result so much, that I decided to use the same technique on my […]

Blog Swap with Kierste of Simply Kierste Design Co

Today I’m sharing another in my series of monthly blog swaps.  I’ve met so many amazing bloggers over the years, and I wanted to share some of these talented designers.  Today’s blog swap is with Kierste of Simply Kierste Design Co.  You will absolutely love Kierste and her gorgeous farmhouse.. Hello! My name is Kierste, the girl […]

DIY Elegant Wall Paneling

  I wanted to give my family room an entirely new look, and this DIY paneled wall treatment makes such an elegant statement.  I do not claim to be a woodworker, but I am pleased with the result and spent around $300. How to Install a DIY Paneled Wall Treatment Materials This post contains affiliate […]

Blog Swap with Cami of Tidbits

Today I’m sharing the first of what will become monthly blog swaps.  I’ve met so many amazing bloggers over the years, and I wanted to share some of these talented designers.  Today’s blog swap is with Cami of Tidbits.  You will absolutely love Cami and her gorgeous home… Hello Sincerely, Sara D. readers! Isn’t Sara a […]

Board and Batten Tutorial

Board and Batten Tutorial My boys’ room recently had a major makeover, and you can see all the furniture details by going here.  I wanted to a statement wall in the space, so I created this board and batten wall.  I built it solo one afternoon, and (since I had everything other than the MDF […]

Boys Bedroom Makeover with The RoomPlace

It’s crazy how much my boys have grown since we moved into our home four years ago. They were little guys – only in kindergarten and 2nd grade. Flash forward to now, and they are 4th and 6th graders, with my 6th grader already four inches taller than me. Since the boys were quickly outgrowing […]