Inspired by DIY: West Elm

It’s time again for the monthly Inspired by DIY Challenge organized by my good friend Jess of Domicile 37. Each month an amazing group of bloggers gets together to create some inspired DIY.  We each find a piece from a store or designer that we find inspiring and create our own version, DIY style. This […]

Inspired by DIY: Jonathan Adler

It’s time again for the monthly Inspired by DIY Challenge organized by my good friend Jess of Domicile 37. Each month an amazing group of bloggers gets together to create some inspired DIY.  We each find a piece from a store or designer that we find inspiring and create our own version, DIY style. This […]

Inprired By DIY: Urban Outfitters

It’s time again for the monthly Inspired by DIY Challenge organized by my good friend Jess of Domicile 37. Each month, we find a piece from a store or designer that we find inspiring and create our own version, DIY style. This month’s inspiration is the always hip Urban Outfitters. I chose to DIY the […]

Mid-Century Plant Stand Makeover

This week I have been a busy bee getting my mid-century plant stands back into shape and ready to add to my kitchen collection. You may remember these guys from Thrift Score Thursday a few weeks back. Then they were not looking quite so nice. Paint on the wood and rusty metal was not exactly […]

DIY Clothes Line Photo Display Frame

This week I’ve been working on a little DIY for my daughter’s new room. I know I haven’t revealed this room yet but I promise it’s coming soon. This project started with a gift she got for Christmas, a Fuji Instax 8 Mini Instant Camera. This little camera takes super cute 2″x 3.5″ instant photos […]

Year-End Recap, Top Ten Posts 2014!

Happy New Year everyone!  Has another year gone by already? Holy mackerel, what a year.  2014 marks my first full year of blogging as well as my families first full year living in Germany. It has been an amazing year. The blog is growing with 153 posts and over 83,000 views this year and I […]

The Painted Bed

This Jenny Lind bed in Azure from Land of Knod retails for $699 As most of you may have notice by now, I love color! Lately I have been seeing the most beautiful painted beds, particularly in the Jenny Lind style with turned spindles. Some of the big retailers are now selling them in a […]