Goodwill Upcycle: Bedroom Nightstand

Sometimes you just hit the jackpot when you go to goodwill. This little chest was refinished with 2 colors of chalk paint and distressed with sandpaper and stain.

I have to tell you that I am still on such a high from my Goodwill “find” a few Friday’s ago. Wasn’t even on my radar to go! In fact, I was heading to a Restore that I haven’t had … Continue reading 

Mother’s Day Printable using Graphic Stock {plus a Giveaway}

Graphic Stock Free Images

If you are anything like me, then you love a good printable! Especially when it has an awesome background, cute design and more importantly…..a message that hits close to home personally. I often wondered where these very creative people were … Continue reading 

Finally answering that burning question…..

Ethan Allen Furniture

I still can’t believe that I did it! I might even declare temporary insanity if you ask about it today! I also can’t believe PT actually allowed me to do it!! I have loved this bed even before we found … Continue reading 

Homemade Chalk Paint Recipe

Plaster of Paris Chalk Paint Recipe

I hope you had a good weekend.  Ours was pretty low-key hanging around the house and going to two of K’s lacrosse games.  I will have to say that Saturday was so stinking hot I don’t know how those boys … Continue reading 

DIY Industrial Pipe Coat Hooks

DIY Industrial Pipe Hooks

This is one of those projects that was never on my radar, solved a much needed problem and looking at it…. after the fact…… couldn’t have pictured it any other way! These 4 little Industrial Pipe Coat Hooks literally make … Continue reading 

Turning coins into beautiful jewelry {DIY Momento}

How to use coins to make jewelry

I hope all of you had a wonderful Easter weekend.  Ours was extremely low key as I am not as mobile while my collarbone heals. Yep, I broke my collarbone while we were over in Greece.  Didn’t know that PT … Continue reading 

Cheesy Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Cheesy Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Just the thought of this Cheesy Twice Baked Potato Casserole is making my mouth water.   Seriously…..look at all of that cheesy, bacon goodness covering tender bites of potato. As much as I adore this dish….it ranks as being one of … Continue reading 

Updating a ceiling fan with a little paint!

How to spray paint a ceiling fan

You may have noticed that I have a problem!  I cannot stop spray painting our light fixtures! One by one they seem to be coming down…..getting deep cleaned……and then getting “dolled” up with a fresh coat of paint. My go … Continue reading 

Spinach and Artichoke Crescent Ring

Spinach and Artichoke Crescent Ring-Spinach and Artichoke Appetizer

I don’t know about you but the time change has left me feeling tired and drained.  This happens every year, and generally lasts about a week.  How does losing 1 little hour make for an entire week of sluggishness?  The … Continue reading