Category: House and Home

A Fresh Coat of Paint Changes Everything

For a while, I have been playing with the idea of getting rid of our piano. When we first got it, I envisioned my girls taking lessons and entertaining us with how beautifully they played. Insert real life here, it did not turn out like that. We got the piano for free I might add but my girls never had an interest in taking lessons, and it just became the elephant in the room. Now that my girls are growing up, I finally decided to part with the image that I created and started thinking more practical.

The Writing is on The Wall

The Writing is on The Wall
With three active girls and a husband who is always working and all my doctor's appointments, it is hard to keep track of everyone's schedule. I have always wanted a more streamlined way to keep track of where everyone is and what events are occurring on any given day in our family. I tried a dry erase board but that didn't work. I have always wanted to do a chalkboard on my refrigerator door but have been a little afraid it would not turn out right. I looked around my kitchen to see if there was

Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame
Are pictures all over your house with no rhyme or reason? Do you have tons of family pictures but don't like the way they are sprawled all over the house then I have an easy no cost way to make those pictures come to life. The first thing you need to do is gather all your pictures that are in frames. I did leave some pictures out on my mantel and some in my dining room but for the most part, I gathered the others. I didn't like the look of the frames of different colors but that was easily remedied.

Vintage Present Table

Recently my oldest daughter graduated not only from high school but with her two-year degree from the community college. Getting your high school diploma and your college degree at the ripe age of 18, we wanted to do something to help celebrate this accomplishment. We decided to give her vintage country shabby chic party. We hosted it at the farm that she has worked at for the past three seasons. When I was going about trying to figure out how to decorate the card and present table I came across

Laundry Room Art

  I loved to spend time on  Pinterest but when I am looking I am always trying to figure out how to put my spin on things that I find. When I was revamping my laundry room, I wanted to replace the artwork in there. But there was no way that I could have afforded to buy new laundry room art. I was strolling through Pinterest one day and happened to find some chalkboard art. I thought why can't I make some of my own. I had some framed art that I thought why can't I reuse this and to
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