Projects

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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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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kitchen mini remodel part 2, back splash

kitchen mini remodel part 2, back splash

**Click here for the detailed and most up to date tour** So here is the part 2. I spoke about part 1 here. I explained the painting of the cabinets, painting of the trim, and the wall color. So here is where I will talk about the back splash as well […]

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car wall art

car wall art

**To see the complete bedroom redo click here** I am in the midst of redoing my daughter Nora’s room. But I have also been busy putting the finishing touches on my Son’s room. Caleb and Gavin have a transportation, planes, trains, and automobiles theme. I am careful to not say […]

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my favorite but overlooked feature

my favorite but overlooked feature

  In the spring of 2012 we decided to upgrade the door handles and hinges on all of our doors. We had standard gold knobs. Every time I ever saw a room I loved I always loved the oil rubbed bronze look on doors. I somehow noticed it, no matter […]

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Old spool redo

Old spool redo

Alright people. The spool/book shelf re do is done. It has been done for a while but the how to is finally done. If you will remember it looked like this… Our old spool I knew we were going to turn this into a book shelf. Our old one had […]

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my afternoon project reveal, daughter’s bedroom canvas

my afternoon project reveal, daughter’s bedroom canvas

**click here to see the complete bedroom** So I showed you on Wednesday that I was working on a project for my daughters room makeover. I showed you it here. Well it is now done. This is part of a bigger project of redoing my daughters room. That is not done […]

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Making my laundry room worth seeing

Making my laundry room worth seeing

I realized when I was going to show my laundry room update that I never actually took any before pictures of the space. It was that uneventful. Here let me paint the picture for you, it had a washer and dryer, a little shelf thing, and two doors. One to […]

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my project this afternoon

my project this afternoon

My afternoon project, halfway done **You can see the project reveal here** I am trying to get my daughters room ready for her birthday party this Sunday. Her curtains for her bed, which I talked about here will not be ready for her big day. We just picked up our order of […]

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Ikea EKTORP couch

Ikea EKTORP couch

  **Here is the most recent home tour with this sofa featured** I love my house, it is fresh, welcoming and unique. Not so much in the architecture but in the decorating. I like that a lot of the pieces I have in my home are mine alone. Even if […]

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