One Year Anniversary Home Tour

One year, to the day. That’s how long we’ve been in this house. It feels like we just moved in… and yet at the same time, like we’ve been here…

DIY Rustic Recipe Board

DIY Rustic Recipe Board

Before we jump into the nitty gritty of this rustic recipe board DIY, we need to start off with this disclaimer: it’s quite tedious, as in it’s been in the works…

DIY Rustic Farmers Market Sign

There is just something about a good and distressed sign that makes me smile. It’s one of my favorite parts of this whole farmhouse decor trend that is having a…

When the Table Makes the Kitchen

When we moved into the house, I was not a huge fan of the kitchen. Between the cupboards and the layout, nothing seemed right. After painting the kitchen cabinets and…

Never Pass Up a Tray

One of the most widely abundant items found at the thrift stores I frequently visit are trays – metal, wood and/or plastic – and I may have a slight problem…

April Rewind

A Look Back at April Can you believe April will be behind us in FOUR DAYS?!? It’s even harder to believe that we’ve been in the house now for two…

The Beverage Cart Makeover

When I am bored (haha, like that ever happens) or rather, when I am procrastinating and avoiding some other activity, I enjoy perusing various home décor websites and blogs to…

How to: Glaze Kitchen Cabinets

Redoing the kitchen cabinets was one of the first items on my to-do list once we moved into the house. I hated the dark cabinets, have a love for Fixer…

11 Kitchen Islands That Steal the Show

Friday Inspiration: Kitchen Islands There is something about a kitchen island that just screams, “Gather around me, drink and be merry.” I don’t know what it is about them, but…

The Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

Here’s a look at how to paint kitchen cabinets. Approximately 33 days ago I started the process of painting the kitchen cabinets. Approximately 34 days ago, I remember standing in…

When Waiting Isn’t so Bad

“Just wait.” [Long pause and silence] “Kelly, you can wait until your dad gets home. Have him look at it and see what’s wrong…” and Brett continues to talk, but…