Drawing Paper Roll

My kids love to draw, especially my daughter.  In October I built this Ballard Inspired Paper Holder for my kids.  They use it all the time.  It is in the perfect location too — right between our kitchen and our playroom.  So when I am making dinner I can still interact with my kids while {…Read More…}

The Kitchen Sink and My Favorite Accessories

Hiya peeps, no giveaway today. Gasp!   I know, I know!   Next Friday for sure.   I wanted to show you my new sink area.   Okay the sink isn’t new but the faucet is!   The kind people at Moen sent me a kitchen faucet to review after my Interchangeable Faucet Words.   {…Read More…}

Kitchen Makeover FAQ’s

1.  What paint did you use for your black distressed cabinets? Answer: I used Rustoleum American Accents Canyon Black in the can.  I think I went through maybe 1 gallon of it (4 quarts).  It was a satin finish.  I believe it is now called Painter’s Touch.  I liked the richness of the black.  Sometimes {…Read More…}

Laminate Flooring Part 2

For those of you considering laying laminate flooring in your future I thought I would give you a few tips. First of all here is a great tutorial on laying laminate. https://www.diynetwork.com/how-to/how-to-install-laminate-flooring/index.html I will go through the instructions using the above tutorial as my guide and add my two cents along the way. I would {…Read More…}