Cane-back Chairs Makeover

Hello sweet friends! Thank you for sharing in my excitement Tuesday about the completion of our very first room in our new house: our guest bathroom! It really feels like a win to have one room done....one down, many more to go!  Many also responded about being interested in a wainscoting tutorial, so I will gladly share that with you next week on Thursday! In other news, my sons had their first day at their new schools on Tuesday and would you believe that not just one, but BOTH of them got … [Read more...]

Guest Bath Makeover

Hello amazing Friends! My boys are starting back to school today in their new schools and it will be mighty quiet around the house, so I am grateful to have this happy place to retreat to! Today I am revealing the first completed space in our new house! I've included a few affiliate links so you can find the products I used. I shared this sneak peek last  week: It is our downstairs guest bath! (Find that cute "Toilette" sign HERE.) Our home was in pretty good condition when we … [Read more...]

Thrifty Fall Decor

Friends!! Can you even believe that tomorrow is the first day of September?? What?? It seems like we were just toying with the idea of making the big move here and BOOM! here we are, and Fall is already knocking on our door! Today I thought I'd pull out an old Fall favorite I shared three years ago: my dining table centerpiece that I created on the cheap cheap cheap! Adding seasonal touches to your home does not have to cost a lot of money, I promise. For the past few years I have moved … [Read more...]

Old House: The Empty House Tour

Hello sweet Friends! I hope you and your loved ones are all safe from the devastating floods Harvey has caused. I'll be keeping those affected by it in my prayers! We had a busy weekend around here, and I am just putting the finishing touches on my first completed space in our new house. Here's a hint: It's our guest bath downstairs! It is just about complete and I'm hoping to have it done and photographed to share soon. It will feel so nice to have one room completely … [Read more...]

Pedestal Kitchen Table Makeover

I am SO excited to have a brand spankin new makeover to share with you today, fabulous Friends!! I Iove how this one turned out! Working in my new organized garage (See that beauty HERE if you missed it.) made it so much easier to tackle this project! In my garage reveal I shared a little peek at today's project piece: a table I picked up just before the big move. I knew that for my eat-in kitchen area, I wanted a round table. I originally decided I would treat myself and go wild and buy a … [Read more...]

Booth Update

Hello amazing friends!! I had a super productive weekend here at the house and I can't wait to share what I've been working on. It's not quite finished but hopefully soon!  I even managed to paint a piece of furniture and it felt so good! I'll be back with that on Thursday. Today I thought I'd take ya'll on a little filed trip to my booth since it's been a while. How does that sound? My poor booth...I know it is feeling neglected. If you are new around here, I have a booth at the Virginia … [Read more...]

DIY Spindle Headboard Bench

Friends, ya'll are so amazing! Thank you so much for your patience as I find my way through this moving process! Most of you follow me for my thrifty makeovers and I appreciate you letting me share what's going on with the house. Rehabbing forgotten treasures is my passion though and I cannot wait to put my new organized workspace to good use. Since I got the hot mess of a garage under control (see it HERE if you missed it...super exciting stuff!), I have just been working on super unfun (new … [Read more...]

Getting Organized

Hello sweet friends! There's a lot going on around the new house lately, but the most exciting thing that happened is that I got the garage organized!! Ok so I realize a post about cleaning a garage is not the most exciting post. Honestly I never imagined I would ever write a post about cleaning my garage, but it is kind of like a makeover... I mean especially when the last time you visited, it looked like this: It was probably the star of my Hot Mess Tour (see it HERE if you missed … [Read more...]

August Craft Junk Giveaway!

Surprise!! I'm stopping in on a Sunday to bring ya'll another super fun and exiting CRAFT JUNK GIVEAWAY!! Back in January, some of my crafty friends and I got together to give away supplies from our own hoards of craft supplies. Ya'll loved it so much that we decided to do it again in May. And now I have another one for you! What better way to clean out our stashes than to give the extra supplies to you, right? This time I have another jam-packed box of craft goodies to give away: There … [Read more...]

New House: The Hot Mess Tour

Hello beautiful friends! Boy are you in for a treat today. You get to see real life, ya'll! If you missed the full empty house tour, you can see that HERE. I also shared what we got done prior to moving in HERE. Then...total chaos! It has been five days since we moved in and my house is definitely a hot mess right now, and I thought you might enjoy seeing it ha ha. It will make you appreciate my progress when the rooms are complete, right? But first, I have had many people reach out to ask … [Read more...]