New Dining Room Chairs and Some Updates

New Dining Room Chairs. Pretty brass rings on the back of the dining room chairs.

Okay so I blew the surprise - I got new dining room chairs! Why do I need new dining room chairs you might ask? As if my life doesn't already have enough upheaval in it, I have added another level of crazy. Let me explain. A few weeks ago my friend and neighbor Darlene approached me with a proposition. Long story short - we opened an antiques booth together at a local shop. We are both in the midst of purging and downsizing and it seemed like ... read more

Chalk Painted Headboard – Cottage Style

Chalk Painted Headboard - Cottage Style.

Do you ever think that a project is going to be way easier than it actually turned out to be? Well my friends that was the case with this chalk painted headboard. I lost count of how many times I almost quit trying and just threw my hands up in frustration. Nothing seemed to be working in my favor. Well...I'm not a quitter! It rained for five straight days in a row. Painting a headboard requires a large space to work in and I don't have that ... read more

Sunroom Decor for Summer

Sunroom Decor for Summer. Touches of aqua and turquoise for summer decor in the living room and sunroom

Sunroom Decor for Summer...you never know when inspiration will strike! When you are decorating a room in your house, where do you find your inspiration? It could be from a painted piece of furniture, a favorite flower from the garden or a treasured heirloom from grandma. On Mother's Day Jenn and I were shopping at our fave store HomeGoods and I spotted these gorgeous turquoise and aqua pillows. The pillows were sold as a pair and they were on ... read more

39 Gorgeous Gray Furniture Makeovers – or is it Grey

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39 Gorgeous Gray Furniture Makeovers We are aware that today is really all about the green - Happy St. Patrick's Day by the way. If you are actually Irish or wish you were Irish, we hope that you have a fabulous day! But today we want to talk about the color gray. It's a fantastic neutral color and can be paired with practically any other color. We especially like to mix it with blues, greens and yellows. You might also be interested to know ... read more

White Painted Armoire Makeover – 12 Idea’s for Kid’s Room

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The DIY Housewives are at it again.  This month we bring you 12 ideas for kid's room.  We love to see the creativity and inspirational ideas and this month doesn't disappoint. You’ll see projects that are big and small - something for everyone! Now, we realize that we don't have any littles or kiddos in our homes - so we got creative with this months theme. This white painted armoire makeover is the perfect addition to any child's room. The ... read more