Hi there friends! Christmas is my absolute favorite holiday! I love the entire holiday season- bright pumpkins in the fall, ghosts and goblins during Halloween, cornucopia w/ corn husks in November, and finally the soft white lights at Christmas! I also love making cards. Every Christmas I have the best of intentions to make holiday… Read More How to Make Holiday Cards for Friends and Family
Hi there, dear friends! So glad you are here! Have you tried painting stripes yet? Stripes are one of my favorite patterns to paint! I love, love, love the look of crisp lines. Painting stripes is not difficult, but sometimes the lines bleed and that can be frustrating. Today I am going to share six… Read More Six Steps to Painting Perfect Stripes
Hello my Fall loving friends!! Can you believe we are past the midpoint of September? I love this time of year, and I would love for time to just slow down a bit! Seasonal decorating is one of my favorites. In a couple of weeks, I will take you through my Fall home tour. Fall… Read More How to Chalk Paint Pumpkins
Hello friends! I hope you are enjoying a great weekend! I am posting a day early on account of Hurricane Irma. Yes, she is making landfall now in south Florida, and we should be feeling her effects in central Florida beginning at 8:00 tonight. We are as prepared as we can be! How do you… Read More How to Rehab a Mirror
Hello friends! I know, I know, it has been a while since I posted a new blog post! First, let me apologize for being MIA. It’s my job… I absolutely LOVE my work! I am a middle school assistant principal, and August was a crazy busy month getting ready for kids back on our campus (kids returned August… Read More How to Farmhouse Stencil Everything!!
Hello friends! So glad you stopped by today! If you are like me, you take a lot of pictures! Summer vacation pics, family together time pics, special occasion pics, just goofing around pics- anything goes when you are capturing memories. I love to display pictures around my home and office, and finding fun ways to… Read More How to Decorate a Picture Frame
Hello my friends! Recently, I got a new Cricut Explore Air™. And can I add that this is not any old Cricut machine- it is a Cricut Explore Air™, the king for crafting! Just kidding, that is not it’s official title but you get the idea. This thing is awesome. Today I am going to… Read More How to Use a Cricut to Make a Sign
Hello friends! Thanks for stopping by! Do you love farmhouse decor? The soft touches of white often flanked with metal and wood- love this look! Do you love Amazon- with its endless merchandise options at your fingertips and free shipping- whoop whoop!! The merging of farmhouse decor and Amazon makes for incredible shopping, my friends!!… Read More Fabulous Farmhouse Finds from Amazon!
Hello friends! I hope your summer is bringing you happiness! This season is an incredible time made better by spending time with family, taking long awaited vacations, and checking off to do lists around the house. What is your favorite thing to do during the summer months? Making over furniture can be fun, and it… Read More Five Secrets to Using Paint to Make Furniture Beautiful
Hello friends! Thank you for the awesome feedback on last week’s post! If you missed it, I shared our foyer update! A simple board and batten entry room project that is functional and inviting. You can check it out here! Have you ever looked at a dresser or similar piece of furniture and imagined it prettier?… Read More How to Stencil Furniture