Month: February 2014

repairing new picture

repairing new picture

**This is where the picture has ended up being hung** I stalk things I like. Anytime I am in a store I always find a few things I like. Most times I either decide it wont work, or if it will get it. Then there is the expensive things. The […]

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Inspiration, outdoor space

Inspiration, outdoor space

It has been warm here the past two days. And when I say warm I mean it hit 39 degrees today. I was rocking a long sleeve shirt and no coat. It is beyond sad and pathetic how much we have gotten used to ridiculous temperatures. But tomorrow we are […]

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using something but not for the reason it was made

using something but not for the reason it was made

  these little vases are shot glasses we got as a gift for our wedding. Never used, until now Using something, but not for the reason it was made. Umm…. what? Am I the only one that does this? What I mean is re using an object, but in a […]

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house stalking Tuesday

  So for this house stalking segment I am taking from my experience over the weekend. I was in Chicago IL over the weekend and saw so many beautiful buildings. Town houses, stunning brick apartments. I became inspired to feature a house from Chicago. I came across this home a […]

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my in progress projects

my in progress projects

the piles of curtains getting sewn So normally on Monday’s I like to start the week off right here in this lovely blog. I almost always post a project. Today I cannot say that I can. Partly because I don’t have a new project to share with you, and partly […]

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

I have come to the conclusion that once you have kids Valentine’s day stops being fun. Not for the reason you think. Sure you may still manage to get away for a date night (jealous). The reason I mean it is not fun is because it becomes more work. I […]

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where to put my kids stuffed animals!

I have a problem in my home. My kids stuffed animals have become a scientific anomaly and have now started to procreate. I am sure of it. There is no way we have bought all of these little guys. And I know my kids don’t even know how to identify […]

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TV show house floorplans

I have always had an affinity to TV show houses. Obviously they are decorated meticulously, or perfectly for the characters. But they are always so quirky. I like to figure out the floors plans of them. I have done this for a long time. Always wondering what was in the […]

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house stalking Tuesday

Alright folks, house stalking Tuesday. This house is a little different from my previous stalking Tuesday’s. It was built in 1665 by George Farley in Bellerica MA, and has been lived in for 12 generations. It is one of the earliest homes built in the United States. It was actually […]

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corner shelf redo

corner shelf redo

  We got this shelf from my in laws.It was situation where they did not need or want it anymore and I told them I would take it. I did not need a new shelf, or have anything to do with it. Then I decided to paint it, and cut […]

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