Curtain Love

This project was a complete SUCCESS! At first I thought it was going to be a total failure and that I’d have to call my friend and her sewing machine for help. I plan on getting a sewing machine sometime next year. Why the delay? Well… save my husband’s sanity. We currently live in a […]

DIY Book Ledge

So I’ve been pretty much dying to do this project for awhile, but kept putting it off. Not sure why because it was so super simple and it was easy on the pocketbook. I’ve been searching other blogs and Pinterest like a crazy person. This one stood out to me the most. {via Gus & […]

Happy Veterans Day


Happy Veterans Day to all those who serve our country and to all the spouses left behind. I know a lot of my friends are missing their husbands and relatives deployed to war zones. We’re all praying for their safe return home. Although my husband has never seen fighting on the ground, he has been […]

Bold New Nightstand


So, I broke the rules yesterday. I bought a piece of furniture, which I’m suspended from until the hoard in the garage is cleared out. Well, when the cat (my husband) is away (watching football) the mice (me and my mini minion) will play…….with paint. I had planned on just finding a couple frames for […]

Tutu Giveaway!


I’m in an insanely good mood. Did I mention INSANE?!? I just realized that one of my furniture/decor heros, Shaunna from Perfectly Imperfect Blog featured my Paris Grey dresser project here. I’m feeling so amazingly blessed right now that I thought I’d share the love. Drumroll please…… I’m giving away this 3-piece tutu set shown in pink […]



For those of you who don’t know, my mom lives with us. It’s really great to have someone help you out around the house and with the little one during the day. She’s been on “vacation” for the last couple months and she was completely shocked to come home to a house that looks completely […]