Coastal Inspired Guest Bedroom Makeover

Coastal Inspired Guest Bedroom Makeover

Hey y'all…I'm so excited that you are here today! I have been busily working on making-over one of the guest bedrooms in the house. It took a bit longer than I had anticipated…it always does. In my excitement to make by design vision a reality I get very gung-ho and excited. But, then I forget about how much work needs to be done to make by decor dreams come true. Please tell me I'm not alone :) I hadn't really planned on changing this ... read more

Coastal Inspired Coffee Table Decor

Coastal Inspired Coffee Table Decor

Everyday I sit across from our coffee table at some point during the day or the evening. It didn't occur to me until yesterday that the decor was still full-blown Spring and it is already mid-Summer. Do you ever do that? Become immune to your own home decor? I've been so focused on other rooms in the house that I completely missed changing out the coffee table decor. It's not really a big deal, except for the fact that the Spring table had a ... read more

Chalk Painted Armoire Makeover

Chalk Painted Armoire Makeover - using homemade chalk paint color matched to ASCP Old White, distressed, waxed and glass knobs added

This furniture makeover has been a long time coming! Let me explain... About 18 years ago, for a short period of time, Home Depot carried a furniture collection of "raw" furniture. The pieces were natural wood - mainly pine and they were very affordable. We purchased this armoire for Jennifer's bedroom and it housed her books, games and eventually a television. (This post contains affiliate links.) When Jennifer left for college, she ... read more

Sunroom Decor at the Lake


We are still on a holiday high...Honey Bee and I have decided to extended our time at the lake a couple of days longer. The weather Gods have finally cooperated and we have had two rain-free days in a row! We have happily been spending time outdoors and with our wonderful friends. I just discovered that there is a TJ Maxx within a 30 minute ride from us! Now, I don't know what rock I've been hiding under that I didn't know this before now. On ... read more

Living Room Refresh and Tour

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Can I just share with you that my living room is one of my favorite rooms in my home? I think it is because at the moment, it is the room that is the most decoratively complete and the most "me".  This room has color, personality and definitely decorated on a budget with pieces collected over time. I define my style as Vintage Traditional. I love mixing antiques, collectibles, found items and pieces with special meaning into my ... read more