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Dec 6, 2019
Christmas tour from 2018
Mar 25, 2015
I’m sorry I’ve been so sporadic lately. I have a few things to share with ya’ll! But before my big announcement, I thought I’d share a few pictures of my l...
Mar 22, 2015
I know I’ve talked a lot about my trim project and I don’t recall ever showing you what my door painting project looks like or what the “after” is. I’ve bee...
Feb 3, 2015
Fixer Upper Q&A
Hammer & Nails Photo credit: Hammer & Nails by mrpuen via freedigitalphotos.net Ya’ll (ha ha) know that I’m obsessed with HGTV’s show Fixer Upper. Who isn’t...
Dec 19, 2014
Christmas Tour, Kitchen & Dining Room
Today are the last few rooms of the house I decorated for Christmas, the kitchen and the dining room. Here’s the hutch that sits in my kitchen, full of reind...
Dec 17, 2014
Christmas Tour, Spots Around the House
Yesterday got away from me! Here are some more Christmas-y spots around the house on my Christmas home tour- Winter Wonderland Chalkboard Message Chalkboard...
Dec 15, 2014
Christmas Tour, Front Porch Inspiration
Hi there! We’re just over the moon here with the addition of our little boy. And I’ll be spending some serious snuggle time with him the next few weeks. B...
Dec 5, 2014
Christmas Tour, The Mantel
Before I show you all my fireplace mantel, I better finish the entry and my piano. Here’s the staircase- Staircase And here’s what I’ve done with the piano- ...
Dec 3, 2014
Christmas Tour Continues
Welcome back to my living room! Here is my beachy white hutch all decked out for the holidays in a red and white candy theme. This is also where I put my sn...
Dec 2, 2014
No baby yet. And the only thing keeping me from going mad is decorating for Christmas. Remember my theme this year was red and white in a minimalist sort of...
Nov 12, 2014
I’ve Been Busy…
It’s that time of year again where the women’s group at my church hosts a Pinterest craft party at the local kickoff for Christmas city event. And I’ve been...
Oct 17, 2014
Painting Pallets #2
It’s a slow going week. But here is the progress I have on another pallet. I’ll show you where I’m going with it next later. Here’s what it looks like now-...
Oct 15, 2014
Do you remember WAY back when my dad and the Mr. helped me make some pallet signs for a Pinterest party for my church? If not, you can read more about it he...
Oct 9, 2014
The Big Reveal
Alright, I’ve stalled enough. Here is the big reveal of my trim party. This is what it has looked like for an extremely long period of time- Trim Before Foy...
Oct 8, 2014
The End of the Peacock
Another little piece of furniture that recently underwent a makeover…my china hutch. This piece has quite a history. It was originally my husband’s grandmot...
Oct 7, 2014
While You’re Waiting
I still need to finish up a few spots before I can get some great pictures of the trim. And I won’t play elevator music while I keep you waiting. Instead, ...
Oct 6, 2014
You And What Army?
This week is going to be all about the house. I can’t seem to stay focused much lately on this blog. It’s just my way of keeping you all guessing, right? L...
Sep 19, 2014
It’s Not You, It’s Me
I’ve been going through a very bad breakup. And I wrote down my thoughts so you could understand. Dear Black Furniture, You and I have shared many years tog...
Sep 15, 2014
New Obsession- Fixer Upper
This weekend really gotta a hold on me. I’m going to be playing catch up all week! I meant to get out a BSS post but it escaped me. We’ll try for this Sat...
Aug 2, 2014
I love these house rules, porch rules, cottage rules, lakehouse rules, etc. signs. And I happened to have this old ceiling tin that was framed in. I grew t...
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