Painting Cabinets with Chalk Paint

 Last year, I painted my bathroom cabinets, and it was a REALLY long process. I did it the “traditional” way, and you can take a look at that post HERE. However, considering my kitchen has (what feels like) a thousand more doors, I knew that process may not be the best solution for my kitchen. […]

Remove Cabinet Doors – Instant Kitchen Update

Remove cabinet doors for an instant kitchen update!  Removing cabinet doors adds interest to your kitchen and is a great options for people who rent. I am the middle of three girls, and I get a lot of great ideas from my creative sisters. On a recent trip to my sister’s house, I noticed she […]

Easy DIY Silhouettes

If you love silhouettes and want an easy tutorial for creating your own, then this is the DIY tutorial for you!  See how to make these easy DIY silhouettes: Easy DIY Silhouettes Take a profile photo of the person you want to be featured in your silhouette. {I used my iPhone for these profiles since […]

Chalkboard Fridge

If you have an ugly old fridge that you want to make more fun, try chalkboard paint! We are not big fans of the fridge that came with our house.  It’s old, glossy black and just hard to maneuver.  It opens towards the cabinets, and not only are you squashed, but you have to be […]

Furniture Makeover with Spray Paint

See how to makeover furniture with spray paint – it is an easy and inexpensive way to update a worn furniture like dining room chairs… When we first moved into our current home, we needed a new dining room set.  Unfortunately dining room sets are expensive, so I began looking at second hand shops for […]

DIY Perfect Chalkboard Lettering

This DIY technique allows anyone to create perfect chalkboard lettering! I love chalkboard art, but free handing lettering drives me crazy.  I’m an impatient perfectionist, and I’ve discovered a way to (quickly) get pretty chalkboard lettering every time… You will need a chalkboard (I made a mirror into a chalkboard). Print out lettering for your chalkboard. […]

Dining Room Reveal

This dining room has changed a lot since I first posted this years ago, but it is fun to look back and see how far the space has come!  Decorating is definitely a journey. Are you ready for it?  My dining room reveal! Here is the before… And the after… Since we eat most of […]

He is Constant

I’ve been an emotional mess lately all summer. As a lot of you know, we are selling the house we built nine years ago.  I know I’m too attached to this house, but I have trouble separating myself from all  we have experienced here throughout the past decade. Not to mention the countless hours of painting […]

Waiting…

Remember the storage unit we rented? Well, it’s come in pretty handy with my flea markets finds… And, look what I found today! So, please stick around and wait for me while our house is on the market. Good stuff is coming, and I can’t wait to share it with you!

Moving On – Hopefully Soon!

Moving On – Hopefully Soon! All my projects have come to a halt for a while. Any extra time I have is now devoted to cleaning, organizing, donating and storing. We’re selling our house. It’s funny because just a few weeks ago I was deeply grieving leaving our first home. There are so many memories […]