Category Around the House

A Different Approach to Wreath-Making

For a couple of months, my front door was naked. It had no cheerful, welcoming decor to clothe it. Several different summery wreaths had been tried on, but none of them fit. It needed something unique and non-traditional in order to cohere with the rest of the home. I searched Pinterest for non-traditional front door […]

Kitchen Refresh

I painted the cabinets in our kitchen and made a few other updates. Down the road we are planning to completely remodel the kitchen, but until we can afford that, this refresh makes it much more pleasant.

House to Home: Progress

I wanted to share the progress we’ve made in updating our house since we moved in 2 years ago. The most drastic changes have been made in the living room and the baby room.

Entryway Makeover

Thanks to my latest house project, I have a sense of giddiness whenever I walk through my front door. I now have a designated place to put shoes, jackets and bags when I get home from a busy day. Organization makes me happy, especially when it looks this good. To start out this project, I […]

A Little DIY

Owning a home seems to get more fun every day. Here are a few projects that have happened around my house lately. #1 Painting built-ins in the bedroom. It’s amazing how a little paint and some accessories can change the mood of a room.   #2 Paneling in the living room. Now, it isn’t really […]