Fireplace Makeover

Fireplace Makeover Inspiration

Hello everyone! It’s the end of July (yikes!) and, yes, we’re redoing our fireplace. Why a fireplace makeover in the summer? Well, as some of you know, we’re undergoing an entire main floor renovation. It’s dusty, it’s messy, and it’s a huge pain. At times I feel like I’m about to lose my mind (ask my […]

Staircase Makeover

Staircase Makeover Inspiration Photo via

Hello All! Having a good summer? I wish I could say the break I took from blogging the past couple of weeks was for a vacation. Enjoying a good book on a beach would be amazing right now, wouldn’t it? Instead, I’ve been running around selecting finishes for our entire main floor renovation and ripping […]

Decorating Outdoor Spaces (Best of the OE)

Ideas for Decorating Outdoor Spaces on a Budget

Did you check out the amazing projects and ideas shared at this year’s Outdoor Extravaganza? Some of the best yet, for sure! Today, I’m featuring some of my top picks for decorating outdoor spaces on a budget. The season seems to come and go quickly, so anything that’s easy and inexpensive deserves some recognition in […]

Ikea Hack Bar Cart (The Details)

Come see how to transform an Ikea baby change table in to a bar cart for summer entertaining!

Hello there! I shared my outdoor bar cart last week and promised a little tutorial for those of you who want to make one of your own. It really was quite simple once I rounded up all the supplies. The whole jumping off point for this project was this Ikea SNIGLAR baby change table I picked […]

DIY Bar Cart for Outdoor Entertaining

DIY Outdoor Bar Cart- Hack using a thrifted Ikea baby change table.

Is it just me or has May zipped by? I can’t believe it’s already the final week of the OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA! Ready for tomorrow’s link party? I can’t wait to see all your outdoor projects! Before you read on, be sure to check out my vintage tool box planters and country garden party centerpieces if […]

Project Powder Room: Eastmoreland Double Sconce

Powder Room Lighting Update- Eastmoreland Double Sconce from Rejuvenation

Thank you to Rejuvenation for sponsoring today’s post and helping us get one step closer to finishing our powder room renovation. As always, opinions are 100% my own. Stay tuned for a GIVEAWAY below! Last fall, I set out to add some much-needed personality to our builder basic powder room. We refinished the ceiling (bye-bye popcorn), added […]

Powder Room Wallpaper & One Item Project Challenge

Powder Room Makeover Using Wallpaper

Welcome back to the final installment of this year’s One Item Project Challenge. In case you missed it last week, five of my blogger friends and I each created something with fabric, and the week before that was twigs. This time, the item we all had to create something with was WALLPAPER. A few weeks […]

Ideas for Repurposing an Old Dresser

Clever Ways to Repurpose an Old Dresser

Earlier this fall, I acquired a beautiful antique dresser that’s been sitting in our garage waiting for some TLC. If you follow me on instagram, you’ve probably seen the dresser’s gorgeous detailing and character. You may have also noticed the dings and scratches that require some pretty hefty sanding and, most likely, a painted finish. […]