DIY Chicken Wire Bulletin Board

diy chicken wire bulletin board

If you’ve followed me for a while, you know I love nothing more than decorating on the thrifty side. When I can create something for a fraction of the cost of buying it at a store, I get so excited. This project is one of those. And I can’t wait to share it with you, […]

A Second Dresser Makeover for My Girl’s Room

dresser makeover

Long time no blog! I’ve missed you so:) Those of you who follow my Facebook page know the scoop, but for those who don’t, I had surgery last week to remove that lump. Apparently even though my biopsy was all clear, my immunologist wanted to get it out and check out the tissue to be […]

Family Room Makeover! FINALLY!!

family room makeover

I can’t even contain my excitement you guys!! IT IS DONEEEEEEEE!!! Get ready for lots of annoying caps and exclamation points – my apologies in advance. It’s just that we are finally here – the completion of the longest makeover in history, our family room! I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out – […]

Staining a Table and a New Shag Rug

stained table

A two-for-one today! Another Project Nook post – it’s really coming along and has totally become my favorite spot. I am here ALL. THE. TIME. Can’t find me? Look in the nook first, chances are good I’m hanging out right here: Seriously. Talk about the best idea we ever had, sticking a nook back here. We […]

My New Musical Lamp

floor lamp

I was at Target today. You know, we needed some toilet paper, sandwich bags, shampoo. So naturally, I walked out with all that…and a new floor lamp…(and *maybe* a few other things…) Isn’t that what EVERYONE does when they go to Target!? I’ve had a floor lamp in mind for the family room and always […]

A New Favorite Paint Color, The Quest for The Perfect Table, and a Whole Lotta Work To Do!

new family room

So much to talk about, friends! First up, those of you who follow me on Facebook and Instagram saw some pics this week of the family room getting painted. I know, my heart ached painting over my beloved Sea Salt, but you know I also love me some change! (Plus, I’ve still got my Sea […]

The Perfect Piece of Furniture..for $10!

tv stand

YOU GUYS. (Sorry, there may be a lot of caps in this post. I’m not yelling at you, I promise. It’s just that the level of excitement about this piece of furniture is OFF THE CHARTS. I mean. This is just crazytown. You’ll understand…;) So you know we’re in the middle of the whole family […]

Family Room Changes: Bye Bye Wall!

Office reveal

EEK! Exciting stuff going down over here, folks. Something we’ve talked about and gone back and forth on for a while is actually happening. We’re taking down the wall that divides the home office and family room! Yes, the wall with the bookcases and tv and fireplace… The other side of this wall is where […]

Family Room Makeover at Mom and Dad’s: Tackling a Tough Layout

Mom's family room makeover

My mom wanted to make some changes to their family room recently. The couch was falling apart, and they decided to get hardwoods, since that was the only room without them on the main floor. And as we all know, it’s the whole “when you give a mouse a cookie” thing that happens oh so […]

Our Master Bedroom Makeover: The Reveal!

bedroom14a

Wooooohoooo!!!! It is DONE, people. And we are thrilled! Been a long time coming, but finally I can tell you, our master bedroom makeover is complete and you can’t see me, but I’m totally doing a happy dance right now;) Can we just go ahead and dive right on in with pictures? Pretty please? Because I […]