Do you remember?


      Do you remember this photo from PB a couple of years ago?   Img. Source via Pottery Barn via Decor Pad   This piece was actually discontinued a little while later, but I saved the image in my computer for future inspiration. This cube cubby retailed for around $300 at the time, […]

Breaking Up Our Yard with Islands *Design*


As you know, we’ve been working on our landscape when we can (actually when the weather allows us to.) The past week we decided to break up our yard with tree islands before we ordered more sod. This way we wouldn’t have as much square footage to cover with grass, and it will give some […]

Easter Diction-Eggys


We are finally getting some much needed rain today, so I decided it was a good time to work on an egg craft. Yesterday I went to Michaels, for enamel paint (couldn’t find any) but I did find these cute paper mache eggs for $2.99. I was going to do this project with blown out […]

Spring Cleaning: The Pantry


 Thank you Martha! I’m talking about thee Martha! Her new organization line at Staples is awesome! Today this post is dedicated to her, because without her perfect little stick on labels, this pantry would not have been nearly as pretty!     Here is what my pantry looked like when I opened it this morning. […]

Spring Cleaning: The Linen Closet


Guess what? My Laundry Room was featured at The DIY Show Off this morning!Thanks so much to Roeshel, she is super sweet,and her home is absolutely stunning! In other news…Spring cleaning has officially commenced in our house! Today I decided I needed to make better use of our hallway linen closet. Some people complain about not […]

Moss Covered Initial


Am I behind on the times or what? I know this tutorial has been floating around in cyber space for years, but I’ve finally gotten around to making one and I’m super excited about it! It came out cute, right?!  I found the inspiration from Naptime Decorator and then headed to my local craft store to get […]

Happy St. Patricks Day


This year we are keeping it low key and enjoying one of my FAVORITE dinners on any night of the year. Shepard’s Pie! I’ve tried quite a few recipes over the years, but Gordon Ramsey’s recipe is the best I’ve found. Enjoy!     IMG. SOURCE   The Filling: Olive Oil (2 Tbsp) Ground Lamb […]

Subway Art Floor Tutorial


A few of you have asked me to show you how I did the subway art graphic on my floor, so here’s what I did. I first drew on a piece of paper the rough design, along with the words in certain spaces and fonts. I then measured out, and marked off sections onto my floor with […]

Laundry Room Reveal!


Yesterday I filled you in on what we’ve been working on for the past week. So without further ado….Here’s the mess of a laundry room we had… Before… And now for the laundry room reveal! After…  I’m beyond thrilled with the way it turned out! I have so much more storage (and its pretty!!)I love […]

Laundry Room Redo Before…


If you have been reading my earlier posts, you know I have been doing A Bowl Full of Lemons 21 Day Challenge. I’ve jumped around quite a bit on the challenge, knocking out the smaller areas first, and moving on to the big projects later. Well…   Here is my laundry room (Day 10 of […]