Valentine Buffet Decor

vday buffet books

I’m not a “decorate the house for every little holiday” type person, but I was itching to do a little crafting recently and decided to make a few things to sit out on our dining room buffet for Valentine’s Day.  It’s been bare since Christmas so this was the perfect excuse to liven it up […]

Our next project

toscana side angle

            Have you figured it out yet?  {Click on images for sources}. You may remember from this post that I am pining after round tables.  I am enlisting Mike to build one for me and this is the winning design that we are using for inspiration:   We are still […]

DIY Roman Shade Tutorial and Closet Wrap-Up

diy roman shade tutorial

I have a few last resources and tutorials to share on our closet today to finish off all of our DIY projects.  Be prepared for a random post filled with random tutorials and pics.  I’ll start with a simple roman shade tutorial. We used the process from Homemade Ginger, but I’ll outline it for you […]

Photo Fabric Pillow

photo fabric-completed pillow

Have you ever heard of photo fabric before? I may be way behind the times, but I think I first read about it in a Country Living magazine a few months ago and starting searching around for it a few weeks ago when I had a specific project in mind.  I found it at my […]

Bold Faith

care and josh

A very good friend of mine left on a plane today with her husband.  To travel the world.  For a year.  A whole year. They are going to do this: And some of this: And hopefully a whole lot of this so we can vicariously live through them: They are sharing every step of their […]

Ruffled Bedskirt

bedskirt in bedroom

This weekend I whipped up a ruffled bedskirt for our master bedroom.  You may remember the bedskirt we previously had in there from our master bedroom reveal. It matched our bedding, but that was about all it had going for it.  To be completely honest, I’m not even sure where it came from.  I don’t […]

Meal and Budget Planning Printables

weekly meals

A couple weeks ago I shared a budget planner printable to use on a monthly basis.  This past week I printed out my new pretty budget sheet and also created this cute weekly menu planner to go along with it.  I framed both and stuck some velcro on all 4 corners… Then hung them on […]

How to Build a Custom Closet: Shelving Wall

closet-storage boxes

Monday I shared how we built the hanging side of the closet, and today I’m here to share how we did the shelving wall. I will admit it was hard to snap a picture of the whole wall with the lens we have, so you’ll see snippits of it throughout.  We started by ripping the […]