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 […]

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. […]

my dining room

Although it’s not used much, I wanted to share our dining room. (When I say “used” I’m talking eating since we eat most of our meals at the kitchen table. It is used a lot for art projects, homework, Lego building…) It is one of the first rooms you see […]

guest post at unexpected elegance

I’m so excited to be featured as a guest blogger on Unexpected Elegance today! Check out the post on several of my past projects: http://www.unexpectedelegance.com/2013/07/05/sincerely-sara-d-blog-feature/ Thanks to Angela for having me today! I’m honored! sincerely, sara d.

the big girl room redo

The nursery is gone. But I’ve had so much fun decorating Lena’s new room, that I’ve forgotten I was once mourning its loss. Here’s Lena’s new room: Unfortunately the furniture placement (the bed against the wall) is not exactly how I’d like it due to the fear of Lena rolling […]

(the almost) no sew bed rail cover

Lena’s new (big girl) bedroom redo is coming very soon! However, one thing that has been holding me up with the post is her bed rail. It’s just so practical and not cute. So, rather than wait on her to not need it anymore (or go through the trouble of […]