How to Hang a Ceiling Medallion

How to hang a ceiling medallion 3

Over 3 years ago we bought our cute little house and before we moved in, we worked on making several updates.  One was hanging a new light fixture in our living room, that I absolutely love.  When we had the electrician come out to do the work, we forgot to mention that we needed a medallion on our ceiling to help hide the spot where the hideous fixture had previously been.  So for over 3 years, our living room has been without one, but I finally ... read more

How To Hang Something Heavy When There is No Stud in The Wall

Custom Color Homemade Chalkboard Paint and Wall - with this recipe you can create any color chalkboard wall that you want!

So, the question of the day is, how to you hang something heavy when there is no stud in the wall? Have you ever had to hang something heavy on the walls of your home, only to find that the perfect spot that you wanted to hang your new mirror, print or painting wasn't going to be able to be hung where you wanted it to? This post contains affiliate links. There wasn't a stud in the wall…and no matter where you hammered your nail this kept ... read more

How to Clean Tarnished Silver

How to clean your silver platter using baking soda 2

I love silver platters!  There is just so much you can do with them to decorate a space and I just overall love the look of them.  So when I spotted this awesome silver platter by F.B. Rogers at Goodwill for $7, I knew I had to scoop it up.  What a deal!  I knew it just needed a little TLC, but I wasn't exactly sure how I was going to bring it back to its former glory.  With my recent obsession with baking soda I figured this could do just the ... read more

How To Remove Burn Marks From Stove

How To Remove Burn Marks From Stove

I'm just gonna say it...I hate glass stove tops!  In my old home I had a gas stove that I absolutely loved, but when we moved into our current home we got stuck with electric.  At first I didn't think much of it.  I grew up with electric stoves and only had gas for a few years, so I naturally thought I could adapt back to electric.  Man was I wrong!  I felt like in just the first day of cooking I already had burn marks and it looked like my stove ... read more

How to Make Skeleton Leaves…

How to make your very own skeleton leaves...they look great in a frame!

  Today, I wanted to share with y'all how to make skeleton leaves. When I was about 12 years old, I got to visit my grandparents for two weeks.  During this particular visit grandma and grandpa took me on a picnic lunch at an isolated spot on the St. John's River. While exploring I found a pretty leaf that I wanted to keep but wasn't sure how I would get my treasure home. Once back at the house my grandfather handed me a bible and told ... read more