Modern Rustic Master Bedroom Reveal

Here it is! We made it through another New Year, New Room Refresh Challenge and I’m so happy! I’m so excited to see what all of my talented blogging friends ended up with after this month-long challenge hosted by the super duper Casa Watkins Living. Be sure to click over to all these great room […]

How to make a DIY Wooden Headboard

Time for an update with my New Year, New Room Refresh Challenge! This challenge has a whole whack of bloggers participating and is hosted by the lovely Casa Watkins Living. Today, I’m talking DIY, and I’m talking headboards. The best part? This big, wood plank, DIY headboard doubles as art — it’s large and in […]

Master Bedroom Design Progress

If you haven’t heard, a bunch of bloggy pals and myself are taking part in the New Year, New Room Refresh Challenge (hosted by the lovely Casa Watkins Living). If you were following along last week, you know I’m finishing off my master bedroom! Things have been looking a little dorm-room-ish surrounding the bed area […]

Moody Modern Bedroom, Inspiration

What better way to start the new year out on the blog, than to get going with a new room design! Well, it’s a room refresh really. I’m going for a moody modern look in my master bedroom, and I’m going to tackle it over just 4 weeks! The New Year, New Room Refresh Challenge […]

Painted Brick Fireplace

This my friends, is a story of a makeover. A makeover that happened twice. Well, 2-1/2 times. You’ll see what I mean. I am in love with this painted brick fireplace. It has contrast and texture and simplicity. But it took a bit of work to get here… First, don’t be alarmed by the giant […]

Kids Bedroom Design Reveal – ORC Week 6

We made it! I have completed my first ever ORC. Six weeks of throwing fabric around, painting things, and spinning my sewing machine at full speed. This is my Kids Bedroom Design Final Reveal! My little lady gets her room back, at last… well, minus a couple little details, but we’ll get to that. This […]

Week 5 – ORC, Kid’s Bedroom Design Mishaps

Oh man! This has been some week. And it wasn’t all ORC – Kid’s Bedroom Design, all-the-time. We moved out of the tiny cabin after four months, it’s our first week in the newly renovated house (though not complete), we sold the condo we bought together just before we were married (we had kept it as […]

Week 4 – ORC, Bedding and Kids Bedroom Design

Is it seriously week four of the One Room Challenge, already?! Phew! It’s been a biiiiig week around here. If you don’t already know, we’ve been living in the family cabin for four months (yes, I said months), while we completely gutted our house. And, this is the weekend we move back home! Uhh! It’s […]

One Room Challenge – Kids Bedroom Design – Week 2

Here we go again! Time for week two of the One Room Challenge, and my little girl’s bedroom design. This week I gotta talk inspiration — not because there isn’t much change to show — okay, it’s totally because there isn’t much change to show, but I digress. I do however have one important piece […]

One Room Challenge – Kids Bedroom Design

So in my current last-minute fashion, I’ve hastily signed up for the One Room Challenge. This is going to be full of unpredictable fun! Six weeks to fully transform a space. In my case, my little girls bedroom design. If you have yet to hear about the One Room Challenge, it is hosted by Calling it […]

Jewelry Storage and Ikea Hack

So, I have FINALLY got the old desk ripped out of my dining room, and we have our new vintage china cabinet in place (I’ll post on that soon). Our dishes are fitting in there … so. much. better. However, it left me with a few shelf inserts, I wasn’t using anymore. What to do with […]

Master Bedroom Makeover and Tour

So guys! I totally forgot about can’t wait to show you our finished bedroom makeover tour! Remember these fun ditties? Ceiling Fan – Drum Shade Makeover, the DIY Improve Your Art post, the Never-ending Shelving Build, our old friend PAX, and that Gem of a Find at the good ol’ Restore?? Well! Let’s take a step […]

Add a drum shade to your ceiling fan

This is so easy y’all! Add a drum shade to your ceiling fan in just 5 minutes. Yep, five minutes is all you need to pretty up those outdated ceiling fans. A few affordable accessories will have you finished in no time. Read on to find out all the details!   This takes the cake as […]

Kiddo’s Closet Reno – Part 1

It all begins here (forgive the strange angle, we took this photo during one of our pre-move visits). This big furniture might be gone, but the day we moved in, this closet stayed the same. Three, big, heavy, mirrored doors for a little two year old wasn’t going to work. Plus, she’s so rough and […]

Getting to know Pax.

Pax is moving in, and he’s bringing a lot of stuff with him. This is about a third of the boxes we lugged up the stairs, all in an effort to solve the lack of closet space in our master bedroom. (The Kiddo actually has a bigger closet than we do). As you can see, […]