DIY TV Wall Mount

wall mount

Well, as promised, this is Mike giving my first post to Imperfectly Polished. As you know, Jessie enjoys working around the house. This usually involves me working around the house. I enjoy saving money. So…mixing the two together, we usually try to see if there are “economical” ways to makeover our house. We found one […]

Slipcovers Part 1


Our living room is undergoing a huge overhaul right now and I can’t wait to show you.  I do have to actually finish it first but I’ll show you bits and pieces as they get finished.  As you know, we lucked into a bunch of furniture last week and I have started refinishing some pieces. […]

March Wrap-Up


It’s hard to believe March is already {almost} over!  It has flown by.  My spring break starts today so Mike and I are road-tripping it up to Chicago to load up some free furniture to keep me busy over the next week.  I am one excited girl.  Can’t wait to share all the new changes […]

Guest Blogger-Babes and Sages

babes and sages

Happy Thursday! I’m excited to have my first guest blogger over today.  Meet Sophie from Babes and Sages: Hi everyone My name is Sophie and I am the owner and designer of the wonderful Etsy shop Babes&Sages and I also write a blog with the same name. I am so happy to be featured here today […]



Well we’ve hit the furniture jackpot again.  My bff who lives in Chicago is moving next week and purging a bunch of old furniture.  It’s actually only a few years old and in great shape but they don’t need it anymore.  Mike and I are road tripping it up to Chicago bright and early Friday […]

Celebrate Spring with a New Swimsuit


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Express. All opinions are 100% mine. Happy spring! Doesn’t it just feel to good to say it’s S.P.R.I.N.G?!?!?  It gets me excited to start all kinds of projects:)  Our spring break starts this Friday and even though we aren’t going anywhere, it gets me […]

Flowery Bobby Pin

bobby pin

Spring fever has hit and I’m ready for warm weather, sunshine, and cute accessories. My favorite hair accessory: bobby pins.  Is that weird?  I love bobby pins.  It would be a very rare occasion to see me without one in my hair.  My mom bought me this cute bobby pin from Anthropologie a couple weeks […]

Financial Freedom Fridays-Calendar


After seeing this super cute calendar from Emily at Jones Design Co., I was inspired to create my own version.  We have a calendar with all of our monthly plans, but I thought creating a menu calendar might be helpful for planning our meals.  There have been many times when I have written out our […]