Sometimes, things are just meant to be. Let me explain… While helping to clear out my Grammy’s basement, I came across this cart. Not just once…. I passed it by, twice, three, maybe even four times thinking, nah…But, for some reason, I just couldn’t leave it behind. And I’m so glad I didn’t. I had an extra […]
Well, I’ve learned two things. First, don’t spray paint in sandals. Second, don’t spray paint in the wind. I managed to kill two birds with one stone today, fake a sunburn and spray paint chairs. Fabulous. At least the chairs are looking pretty good :-). Here’s another shot of them before in case you’re just tuning […]
So, I acquired these chairs: And the Mr. rolled his eyes. I can’t help myself. Even if they are mismatched, broken… and well, Kinda ugly. Check back in to see how these ladies get a makeover :-). Thanks for popping in!
Grammy will be smiling down from Heaven when she sees this one. The other day while in her basement, hidden along the back wall, behind a piece of plywood and blanketed with dust, I uncovered a real treasure. At first, it didn’t look like much… just a long piece of wood with folded, hinged legs. Then, […]
If any of you share my love for pinterest, this post is for you. When I started blogging again a few short months ago, I posted a couple of sneak peek pics from this blog, to my Instagram account. A week or two went by doing this and I met a friend who shared the […]
I love an eclectic look when decorating, and luckily, since most of my decorating takes place in pieces it works out well. Once the open shelving in our kitchen was done, I knew I wanted to change things up a little bit and avoid things looking too matchy match around the stove. Then, on one of my many (yes […]
Remember how I mentioned this room is the dumping zone? To keep things organized, we designated this next part of the room as a place to plunk down and take off / put on shoes. I’d seen gorgeous hall trees and benches all styled to perfection on pinterest so, naturally I started brainstorming on how we could re-create the same […]
I have had so much fun updating my childhood home this far and making this place truly feel like our own. This next makeover is of our entryway which has already worn a few hats. We call it the breezeway and it’s the most common used entry in our house. Inevitably, it becomes the dumping zone. We’re talking shoes everywhere, coats, […]