Chalkboard Cabinet

Although I don’t enjoy spending time in the kitchen, I do have a family to feed. I’ve found that planning ahead helps me feed my family while spending the LEAST amount of time in the kitchen.  In order to stay organized, I painted the interior of my cabinet with chalkboard paint. […]

Wall Sconce Update & Mod Podge Candlesticks

While I was painting the faucet in my bathroom (to see more about painting the faucet and the paint I used, click HERE), I decided to paint my wall sconces.  And while I was painting, I thought I may as well throw a little mod podge project in there as […]

Spray Paint Thrift Store Dishes

I LOVE white dishes.  I love their simplicity and how they brighten up any space. I am obsessed with this Martha Stewart photo: Decor dishes can be expensive, but there is an inexpensive and easy DIY solution which includes (glossy) white spray paint and some thrift store (or garage sales) finds. I found my dishes […]

Mailbox Update

I updated my mailbox using paint and vinyl numbers. I got so excited to “fix” our mailbox, that I forgot to take a before picture.  Basically the mailbox was in great condition, but it had old numbers that had seen better days.  They were the sticker numbers with a white […]

How to Paint a Faucet

Have you ever wondered if you can paint a faucet? Our house was built in the 90’s.  The 90’s = brass.  Lots and lots of brass. So, believing anything can be painted, I decided to paint the brass bathroom faucet. I used Rust-Oleum’s Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover paint in Metallic oil […]

DIY Felt Flower Garland

I recently saw a beautiful flower garland on one of those daily deal home decor sites.  It was $50 for a 6 ft strand. For that price, I decided I’d attempt to make a felt flower garland myself.  And you know what, a strand (double the length!) cost me under […]

DIY Chalkboard Calendar

 {If you’re new here, you can follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest & Etsy.} Baseball season for my boys is just around the corner, and in preparation I decided needed to create a DIY chalkboard calendar. For my project, I used an old mirror I found last summer at a flea market. […]

DIY Rag Bunting

As I’ve mentioned before, my sisters are both pretty creative. My younger sister recently made a rag bunting for my niece’s room. It’s adorable and easy! Here are the supplies you need: *fabric *rope *scissors (1) Gather up your fabric – my sister actually picked up old sheets at thrift […]

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with Chalk Paint Update

When I first decided to take on my kitchen cabinets, I decided to take on the small section under the stove.  Then it turned into one wall of the uppers which led to the next wall of cabinets.  Well, this week I painted the lower cabinets too.  I blame all […]

Bed Turned Bench

Last summer, I got a little addicted to the local Facebook marketplace.  I especially loved the furniture category, and this was one of my purchases: I thought the headboard detail was so pretty, and I knew it would make a cute bench. It was a really easy project (mainly because […]

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