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Paper Coterie 50% off Holiday Cards

Happy Friday Peeps!  I'm always looking out for ya and love to share a deal if it's a good one. Today you're in luck because I've got 2. First up is an awesome deal going on at Paper Coterie, one of my favorite go-to online spots for cards, calendars, and more!  With the Holidays coming up, … [Read more...]

How-To Add Decorative Trim to Curtains {for cheap}

Adding Decorative Trim to a Curtain via

It's been fun to share a few of the many DIY updates that I made for my daughters new Big Girl bedroom, and today I've got another. When planning out the room, I knew I wanted to keep the long window panels, but add some embellishments to dress em' up a bit. They are typical 86" long panels … [Read more...]

DIY: 3 in 1 Kids Play Tent – A Lowe’s Creative Idea

DIY: 3 in 1 Kids Play Tent

I hope you're having a great week and I want to thank all of you who left such kind comments about my daughter's room makeover. I already shared one DIY creation in the room (the washi tape initial) and I'm back today to share another part of the space for my first challenge as a Lowe's Creative … [Read more...]

Big Girl Bedroom {Reveal}

Big Girl Bedroom via

There's been a whole lotta room tours around here lately, and the latest space I'm {revealing} is my daughter's newly revamped big girl bedroom. Honestly, I'm not sure who's more excited about this space - me or Big Girl "A". So here it is... For a little reminder, this is what "A's" … [Read more...]

From Wire to Wood: Master Closet Makeover {Reveal}

Master Closet Makeover using ClosetMaid Impressions via

Gone with the white wire and hello to gorgeousness wood (well faux-wood to be exact)! Despite the slight hiccup of yesterday's light failure, I quickly resolved the issue, installed a new light (well the mister did that actually) and I can officially say the space is DONE!  I spent a few hours … [Read more...]

Project Fail = a Better Solution

#ProjectFail Projects don't always work out as planned

Well maybe not a better solution, but rather the Right Solution. This morning I had a major #projectfail.  Well maybe it wasn't major, but the completion of this particular project hinged on the completion of my ClosetMaid Master Closet.  I've been psyched to share the reveal, but without this … [Read more...]

Colorful Washi Tape Initial

DIY: Washi Tape Initial

This is the first DIY project that I'm sharing having to do with my daughter's room makeover. The makeover has been takin' a wee-bit longer than anticipated, not because of design challenges (thankfully) but because of her actually using the room (to sleep, to play, etc.), lol.  I tackle many of … [Read more...]


Lowe's Creative Team member

... to announce that I am the newest member of the Lowe's Creative Team! Haven't heard of the Lowe's Creative Team? You're in for a TREAT! Lowe's was uber-smart in reaching out and partnering with influential Professional DIY (do it yourself) Bloggers to share creative ideas and projects … [Read more...]

Eclectic Family Gallery Wall

Eclectic Family Gallery Wall via

Updating areas around the house, on the cheap, is my M.O. (short for modus operandi in latin - did you know that?)! I love either, 'shopping my home' for items I already own or creating a new vignette or gallery wall with a mix of DIY projects and upcycled decor.  Recently I did just that, and … [Read more...]