Adding Character: Window Trim in the Kitchen

Hey guys! As you know, I’ve decided to make some changes in our kitchen recently. I painted the counters (post coming soon!), added a new peel-and-stick tile floor: …put beadboard and trim around our island: …ripped out our upper cabinets on one wall, added shiplap, and more to come. It’s really coming along and I […]

Kitchen Island Transformation: Adding Beadboard and Trim

Wow, I cannot thank you all enough for your kind words on my last post! I’m so happy you love my new peel and stick tile floor as much as I do! As promised, I wanted to fill you all in on the island update. Once we got the grey floors, I knew I needed […]

Peel And Stick Floor Tile in the Kitchen: A Gorgeous Budget Friendly DIY!

*This page contains affiliate links for your convenience. For more information, see the FTC guidelines here.*   I just cannot even put into words how excited I am about this latest project, you guys. Let me backtrack to 12 years ago for a minute. We moved into our house when I was 6 months pregnant. That […]

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie…A Budget Kitchen Makeover In The Works!

*This page contains affiliate links for your convenience. For more information, see the FTC guidelines here.*   Oh you guys. You just never know when inspiration will strike, do you?! A couple weeks ago, I was at my sister’s for my niece’s birthday party. She had just done a lot of work in their basement, and […]

How To Make a Mini Pallet, and What To Do With It!

I realized the other day, while making a gift for my cousin, that I never wrote a post on the mini pallets signs I started making a couple YEARS ago!?? What the what?! Well, no time like the present, so we’re gonna talk about that today! And no, they aren’t technically pallets, but they have […]

What a Difference a Little Shelf Can Make

I was at Marshall’s the other day and spotted a sweet little mirror. I looked at the price tag…$14.99?! Couldn’t believe it. I didn’t have a perfect spot for it, but it was one of those things where I knew it would work SOMEWHERE. And for that price I had to grab it. I’ve been […]

Easy DIY Fern Art Wall Decor

Been a while since I’ve posted a craft for you! I can hardly call this a craft though – it’s SO easy, so quick, and so inexpensive! Since we’ve made some changes in the family room, I no longer had a spot for these two frames I used to have hanging up in there… …and […]

Hanging Light Fixture for $10!

*This page contains affiliate links for your convenience. For more information, see the FTC guidelines here.*   Finding affordable ways to decorate is seriously my favorite. I get the biggest thrill out of finding a way to live beautifully on a budget – it’s like a game. So when we needed some light in the nook […]

When You Can’t Find The Perfect Table…You Make One for $14! (And a New Rug for the Nook!)

I am SO excited to share this project with you today! As you might know from previous posts/Instastories/Facebook, we’re giving the nook a fresh new look. It all started when I moved the round table that was there…this one: …over to the other side of the family room when we rearranged in here: So that […]

Old Ottomans, New Life…on the Cheap!

I am kinda in love with this latest project, friends. I’ve been eyeing these cute ottomans at Target lately, but at $60 a pop, and wanting two of them, I couldn’t bring myself to buy them. Here they are: Don’t you just LOVE them? That whole display right now is just so so good. I […]