Turquoise Table with Wood Top

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Howdy there friends!  Happy Monday!! I was brought many smiles last week from all the praises I received on my Fall front porch.  It's fun to know that so many of you love color too. Today's post is going to be short, but good! As I mentioned during the Fall front porch tour, I introduced a … [Read more...]

WOW to Painting Wicker


I've been excited all weekend to share an amazing WOW, Ah-Ha moment! For the past few weeks, I've slowly been transitioning my decor to Fall by adding in seasonal favorites.  NO huge updates or changes, but a few touches here and there around the home to welcome the season.  One main focus has … [Read more...]

A Green Planter + A Turquoise Table + A Coral Chair

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-- a before shot of my garage sale finds that I shared on my instagram page last week -- This Summer I have been in complete survival mode. Simply surviving, making sure to create memories each day with the kids so they have the Best Summer Ever.  BUT as each night falls, this mama is just … [Read more...]

How To Paint Pegboard + Build a Pegboard Frame

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Thanks for all your kind + sweet words on my latest DIY endeavour of organizing my work space + creating a command center.  No joke, I have been so motivated + productive over the past week since clearing the clutter! The highlight of my newly organized office, hands-down, is the addition of the … [Read more...]

Work Space Revamp: Creating an Office Command Center

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THIS IS A SPONSORED POST THROUGH NATIONAL HARDWARE.  ALL OPINIONS ARE 100% MY OWN! Last week I hit a breaking point with my office niche.  I just had enough with the clutter, piles of paper, and disorganization. Since I've given up hope on keeping the rest of the house tidy while the kids are … [Read more...]

How-To Make a Laminate Bookcase Look Like a Built-In Bookshelf

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Now that the outdoor spaces are pretty much complete for the Summer season, today I want to jump back indoors to share a project with you that I worked on when revamping the living room earlier this year.  This DIY endeavour was something I had always dreamt about, but never had the guts courage to … [Read more...]

Lessons Learned from a Failed DIY Project

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My blog is based on sharing DIY projects and creative decorating solutions.  I document and share many of my do-it-yourself creations / projects from around my homestead in hopes to inspire and empower YOU!  But let me set reality straight... not every project is a success.  And to be 100% honest, … [Read more...]

Laundry Room “Closet” {Reveal}

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If you didn't see yesterday's post, you have to read that first.  This is one of those makeovers where... you have to see the 'before' to truly appreciate the 'after'.  As I mentioned in yesterday's post, last weekend was a busy one around the ole' homestead.  In between activities for the kids + … [Read more...]

A Not-So-Lavish Laundry Room

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This past weekend was a busy one at the ole' homestead!  From exterior work on the garden to shuffling kids to various sports activities, it was non-stop.  And when we did have a few minutes of "down time", we started a new project inside... It's a horrid-looking space that has been a catch-all … [Read more...]

Front Door: New Style + New Color


Typically I can choose a paint color within minutes.  Rarely do I sit, ponder, question, and debate.  But my wham-bam-paint-color-decision-making streak is over since I had the most difficult dilemma choosing a color for our new front door. Late last year we said farewell to our solid front … [Read more...]