Category: Projects

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    zoe’s chalkboard table

    So I’ve been really bad about blogging… but heres a little project I did over the weekend. I picked up the Latt table and chairs from Ikea, seriously it’s $20… you can’t beat that. Cute but pretty boring. After seeing the idea on Pinterest I decided to turn it into a chalkboard table. Here’s what…

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    wall of love

    Well I hope you all had a wonderful holiday! We had so much fun celebrating Zoe’s first Christmas! Zoe smiled a lot and mommy cried a lot! I couldn’t believe how emotional I was! Daddy took some holiday time off so we’ve gotten a couple projects done around the house, one of them being the…

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    the big news

    I apologize for my absence…I just haven’t been up to blogging lately. Due to a little bean taking over my body and life. Yes! We’re PREGNANT! I love this picture, it was taken on January 2nd in Kauai, the day we found out! And what a relief it was, because prior to this I had…

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    white antlers

    Well, Christmas is right around the corner and to keep us all in the spirit I hung some frosty antlers up…I hope Santa will be proud. You remember the ones I got from the antique faire. I spray painted them a glossy white and mounted them onto a wood plaque that I found on eBay.…

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    Shopping & Painting

    Hope you all had a good weekend! The Husband and I spent Saturday shopping for our Etsy shop and priming the bookcase, followed by a little babysitting with our cute nieces. We love shopping for our shop, it’s one of the many reasons we started it. We loved finding treasures and making them available to…

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    Pinterest DIY inspiration

    Pinterest gives me more and more inspiration everyday. If only I had enough time in the day to tackle each of these projects. Like this DIY chandelier, this would be perfect for under our pergola. Along with this pallet day bed I would also love to silver leaf a piece of furniture. Like this bedside…

  • DIY Sunburst Mirror

    One of the many reasons I love Pinterest is finding new DIY projects to tackle. Like this one from Centsational Girl. Yes, I’m one of the many bloggers DIYing sunburst mirrors. I’m sorry but these are just too much fun to make and not to mention uber cheap. My husband being a painter I thought…

  • Update on Stencil Wall

    Happy Friday! Well unfortunately after much discussion the stenciling of the hallway is not going to happen and I did try! But with the gorgeous plaster my husband slaved over and not to mention the uneven walls and 4 doorways it sadly was not in it’s future. The good news is the kitchen nook has…

  • Stencil Wall Approved!

    Happy Friday!! I’m very excited about this post and even more excited to get started on this project. Last night I slowly asked Ryan if I could stencil the hallway, concerned he would firmly say NO, considering the plaster he did on the walls took some time and labor. To my surprise he said Sure,…