One Room Challenge Week Five – Dining Room

Getting down to the wire for my One Room Challenge Dining Room makeover so I’ll keep it short this week because I have a million things still to do. For those of you who are new to this, the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It Home. During […]

One Room Challenge Week Four – Dining Room

Week four of the One Room Challenge is here and lots of painting has gone on around here. Lots of oil based paint to be exact, so my house pretty much smells like a gas station right now, but guys I am loving the results! For those of you who are new to this, the […]

One Room Challenge – Week Three, Dining Room

Holy Cow, It’s week three of the 2017 Spring One Room Challenge which means we are halfway through. Arghhh!! For those of you who are new to this, the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It Home. During this event twenty design bloggers take on the challenge to […]

One Room Challenge – Week Two, Dining Room

If you were here last week you know I am testing my sanity and participating in the 2017 Spring One Room Challenge just weeks after closing on a new house. For those of you who are new to this the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It Home. […]

Thrift Score Thursday No. 138

It’s #ThriftScoreThursday and you know I love chairs, but surprisingly this chair was my husband’s find… I think I’m finally getting to him because we went to an estate sale recently and he’s the one that fell is love with this fabulous bent wood rocker. I’ve eye balled a few of these myself but have […]

One Room Challenge – Week One, Dining Room

Okay guys, I may have gone just a little crazy. We closed on the new house Friday and I’ve decided to dive right in to the One Room Challenge! Because I don’t have  a hundred boxes to unpack or anything… For those of you who are new to this the One Room Challenge is a […]

The Best Renters Hacks for the Bedroom

As a military spouse I have been a renter quite often in all different style houses. The problem with renting is that you really can’t change the space. No tearing down wall or pulling up the flooring so sometimes you have to get a little creative. Instead of changing the space you have to change […]

Best Thrift Store Furniture Makeovers

You all know by now that I am second hand junkie but not all my finds are ready to move right in. Most of them are diamonds in the rough but fortunately I am good at spotting potential. Today I thought I’d share some of my favorite makeovers that brought thrift store finds from frumpy […]

Thrift Score Thursday – No. 137

Happy #ThriftScoreThursday guys, If you have been here before you know the drill… If not, let me explain just what #ThriftScoreThursday is.  We want you to participate! Hit up your local thrift stores, craigslist, yard sales, estate sales, side of the road, anything! Thrifty doesn’t necessarily mean from a thrift store. We want to see […]

It’s February, High Five!

Photo Via The English Room Is it February already? Well actually, I guess it’s almost March! That means we are getting down to the 30 day mark for signing on the new house. I know I need to be packing but it feels so different moving just a mile away. I’m used to having to […]