I am obsessed with cute house decor, but I must admit {and hopefully it isn’t that obvious} I am not naturally good at home design, home decor, and creating new things. I am, however, a great student and I love to learn and research things that I am interested in and passionate about. I look to Pinterest and other people’s blogs and tutorials as a student, and they are my teachers. People that have great talents in home design, home decorating,… Read more »

There is no life I know to compare with pure imagination. Living there, you’ll be free if you truly wish to be. -Willy Wonka Oh what a fun Halloween!! I like to treat Halloween as a time to be silly, never scary, and focus on fun. I was going to have Madi be an adorable kittycat but then imagination struck and I decided an Oompa Loompa would be a lot more fun! Let’s be clear here…I wanted her to be… Read more »

Oooh there is nothing like finding a great deal at a garage sale, antique mall, or good old Craigslist and refinishing it to look AWESOME! I have been loving the look of the distressed, white bottom, dark-wood top, farmstyle dining tables and thought I could do that to this pine set of coffee and side tables I had purchased at a garage sale for $25 the year before.   This was another power tool {insert Tim Allen man-bark – did… Read more »

One of the posts that I had been excited to post about, was how we updated {the one and only room so far in our house} from a very outdated 70s decor room, to our precious little bundle’s gorgeous and calming nursery. Here was the room before – a complete blank slate. We had already taken off all of the icky brown trim and brown closet doors. {Don’t mind the dog photo-bombs}     Here we are, I’m large and… Read more »

In trying to remain more organized, I thought that adding a cute entry table to our house would create a space that was welcoming as well as functional for a quick “drop” location. My husband was out at a local thrift shop that was having a 50% off all furniture sale and spotted a pine-colored table that he thought I would like {applause for him!} Again, I’m awwwwful at taking before pictures {I promise I will start to do better}, so I… Read more »