DIY Paint Stick Chandelier

I have been on a little chandelier makeover this week.  First I redid an IKEA chandelier to look like faux Sputnik chandelier for my family room.  Check on Instagram to see the reveal.  Next my friend gave me some old brass and glass chandeliers she didn’t want.  I knew with some spray paint and paint {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry

For a few decades, pantries became a thing of the past as homeowners embraced a modern age that included processed foods. Fortunately, in recent years, we’ve started demanding extra storage space in the kitchen, and the pantry is back. Most builders include a pantry of some kind in their plans, now. Just because it’s there, though, doesn’t mean it’s pretty! Wire shelving, ineffective lighting, and cramped spaces are all fairly typical of builder-grade pantries. Get ideas for upgrading yours with these 5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry.

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5 Ways to Decorate Outdoors

One thing I absolutely love about warmer weather is spending time outside. Instead of being cooped up in the house, the kiddos can get out and play on the trampoline and swing set and hubs and I can kick back on the UH-mazing deck we built a couple summers ago. While many of us spend {…Read More…}

Bathroom Light Fixture Dilemma

Thank you everyone for all the sweet comments on my bathroom.   I reveled in each one. Thank you. One thing the gorgeous pictures didn’t show yesterday was the dilemna I had with my new light fixture. The electrician who hung the lights in our bathroom decided a 5 1/2” hole was necessary to get {…Read More…}