Spring Decorating Ideas {My Spring Bookcase}


After a long winter, I love pulling out all my spring decorations! Not only do the pretty colors make me happy, but I feel like I can leave them up for several weeks. It’s not like Christmas decorations that people notice if you leave up past the middle of January. LOL! I tackled my little […]

Favorite Projects from 2013


Yesterday I posted my favorite recipes from 2013, so I thought today I’d post my favorite projects. And as I was going through my posts, I realized something. I have pretty much been a blogging loser. Why you ask? My very favorite projects from the year. . . the ones that I spent hours and […]

Silver, Green, and Red Christmas Shelf Decor


I mentioned a few days ago that I was way behind on putting up Christmas decor. I thought this would be the week, but fun things like frozen pipes got in the way. We thought we had them fixed, but they froze again. After¬†running space heaters, cutting through flooring, stuffing air returns, and a host […]

Shelf Makeover and Fall Decor Touches


I am slowly adding more fall decor to my home. My latest completed project is a shelf in my entry way. I did a makeover on the shelf, then I hung it and spruced it up with some fall decorations. I already had all the fall wreath and the pumpkins, so it cost me nothing. […]

Fall Decorating Ideas: Entryway Table Decor


I’m not sure why, but the longer I live, the more I love fall! Fall decor just makes me happy! I haven’t tackled my mantel yet, but I did manage to get my entry table all decked out for fall. Everyone who comes to the door sees it, so I thought it was a good […]

Spring Bookcase Shelf {Decorating Idea}


People.¬† I’m literally two months behind in just about every area of my life. For reals. Now that spring is almost over, I’m finally doing some spring decorating. I’m awesome like that. I decided it was high time to accessorize the beadboard bookcase shelf that I transformed back in February. And yes, I am just […]

Interchangeable Picture Frame Tutorial


If you’ve followed my blog for long, you know that one of my favorite things to pick up at thrift stores is picture frames. I always have a bunch in my stash. With a touch of paint, they can be made to match any decor. I love that! Today’s project is an interchangeable picture frame. […]

My New Ruffled Lamp with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

chalk-paint, diy

I bought a lamp at the thrift store ages ago, and I finally got around to making it pretty. Unfortunately, I somehow deleted the pictures of the lamp when it was ugly. Which totally bummed me out, because I LOVE a good before and after photo. But I am so happy with how it looks […]