After much planning and hard work, the office is finally done! What kickstarted this project was the fact that James was going to start working from home more. I wanted him to be able to have a space that was creative and more on the masculine side. First off, we painted all the walls a … Continue reading The Office is Finished!
I love my husband so very much and for so many different reasons. One of the things I love most is the passion he has for his hobbies. I mentioned in the post about the DVD shelf his obsession with movies and everything that has to do with them. That includes what he watches them … Continue reading Oxidized Wood Entertainment Center
Everyone has their "thing". The thing they could talk about non-stop, spend endless amounts of money on, and feel the urge to show anyone who walks through the door. For me it's my house and whatever cute new thing I've added to it and for my husband it's movies. For a long time now his … Continue reading Industrial Pipe DVD Shelf
This week I finally pulled the trigger and painted an accent wall in my entryway. I wanted something that added dimension but wasn't too crazy since it's a smaller space. When I found this tutorial on Vintage Revivals I knew this was it! All it requires is a straight edge and a Sharpie paint pen. … Continue reading Geometric Accent Wall
On the day of our wedding, James gave me a coupon he made that said "You get wainscoting in the hallway!"....One year later it's finally up! He and his dad (thank the Lord for handy husbands and FIL's) got it done one Saturday afternoon and I couldn't be happier! It definitely does everything for the … Continue reading Hallway Wainscoting
Back when I first made plans for the master bathroom it included painting half the wall black and that's exactly what I did. I had a can of black paint leftover from a myriad of projects so I used that and got the walls done in one afternoon. Because textured walls were invented by satan, … Continue reading Master Bathroom Update
Wow, its been a long time since I've posted a DIY project so I'm excited to share this one with you guys! I saw this idea on A Beautiful Mess and thought it would be a bold and easy statement to add to the play room. I first taped off the area I wanted painted … Continue reading DIY: Half Painted Door
While I was in my rearranging mood with the living room, it included moving the shelves that once were on either side of the tv into the office. Here is what they are used for now! SO MUCH STORAGE SPACE!!! I love that everything has a place on the shelves and isn't piled up against … Continue reading An Office Update
One of the first things I wanted to do when we moved in was paint these built in hallway cabinets. Obviously that didn't happen right away...but the point is, it's done now! Here's the hallway before: Here they are after: The color is Ace Paint: Firefly After two coats of primer and two coats of … Continue reading Painting the Hallway Cabinets
Fresh homemade salsa is on its way from the ground to my mouth! This last week was full of trips to the local nursery's and yard work (for as long as my allergies would allow me). My mom was a HUGE help in this process of planting my own garden and it's something I will … Continue reading The Garden Is Planted!