Kitchen: Prepping for Paint

It's kinda crazy, but it's been 10 weeks since we closed on our new-to-us home and just over a month since we moved in.  Due to budget and timing, we had no plans to remodel the kitchen.  The space is very large and duals as our kitchen + dining room.  From the day we stepped foot into the house, … [Read more...]

Our Brick Ranch Fixer Upper

A few days ago I shared that a little less than a month ago we sold and bought a new home. The move was local, within 10 minutes of our previous home, but it has still be a challenging transition. The new house is a fixer upper, as I'm calling it the Brick Ranch Fixer Upper, and the areas of … [Read more...]

DIY Office Organization

Hey All! It's been a while. Got Spring cleaning fever?  Want to finally tackle your office space to be neat + clean + ORGANIZED?! I have a new post over at BHG.com, on my Design Page, about creating a well organized office using DIY creations. Store-bought organizers to keep the office tidy … [Read more...]

Planning + Creating an Art Wall

It's been over a month and there's been nothing but crickets on the progression of the living room makeover (2 months to be exact). I guess you could say that I lost my momentum with many other things going on...  By this time last year, I had tackled a slew of diy projects + 2 room makeovers.  … [Read more...]

Everything CHRISTMAS {all posts in one place}

Another Holiday season is upon us! I didn't want to bombard you with Christmas posts before celebrating Thanksgiving, but I couldn't hold off anymore.  Since Thanksgiving is tomorrow, I thought some of you would be starting the holiday decorating over the long weekend and could use some … [Read more...]

Bathroom Makeover: Tile Accent Border {Day 18}

Since the wallpaper, the last phase of the bathroom makeover, was fairly quick taking only a day from start to finish, I was able to move on the next step pretty quick.  With the completion of the dynamic + bold wallpaper, I am feeling so happy with how the bathroom is coming along.  There were a … [Read more...]

Bathroom Makeover: Installing Wallpaper {Day 17}

If you follow along with me on Instagram, then you may have seen a few sneak peeks of the next phase of the Bathroom Remodel... the WALLPAPER!  Tile is done (well mostly) and after 17 days of cutting, grouting, tiling, I never want to touch another tile again in my life.  Now we know that's not … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: 15 ideas under $15

The Holiday season is fast approaching.  This time of year is ideal to show your appreciation for those that are apart of your life in some way.  Whether a teacher, bus driver, hair dresser, or mailman, it's nice to give a little something to show thanks.  But is an affordable, but pretty (and … [Read more...]