Adding a Little Quirk to Your Home {Yardstick Backpack Wall}

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I am quirky…not in a freaky weird “hide your kids” kinda way.  But there are times I like random and different things.  I like adding an element of surprise to a room like a hidden jewelry cabinet, a cabinet that stores your measuring spoons, orhanging beds. I honestly think this 8’ x 5’ mudroom space {…Read More…}





Board & Batten Beadboard Kitchen Island

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When we first walked through this house 4 1/2 years ago the first thing I said was “I hate the kitchen.”  It was awful — stock cabinets with no molding whatsoever, mismatched appliances, terrible countertops and awful flooring.  We have made continual changes to this space as time and budget has permitted.  I loved the {…Read More…}





Purple Board & Batten Bathroom

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I can’t hold out any longer on showing you my purple board & batten bathroom.   I am absolutely over the moon with how it turned out.   I took a huge risk on painting it purple and I couldn’t be more pleased!   It is bold – but the cream board & batten softens {…Read More…}





Board & Batten Bathroom

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I am finally getting around to redoing my main bathroom downstairs.   It was painted a tomatoey red prior to us moving into the house three years ago.   I never really liked it but it has been “good enough” while I busily redecorated the rest of my home.   It is time for a {…Read More…}