One Room Challenge Week Five – Living Room and Library

In case you missed last week’s post, the One Room Challenge  has been extended by a week due to all the crazy whether the U.S. has had recently. The new reveal date will be Thursday, November 16th so what did I do given an extra week? I did what any sane person would do, I added […]

One Room Challenge Week Four – Living room

Another week bites the dust on this Fall’s One Room Challenge, but guess what. I’ve just received news that the six week deadline has been extended to seven week . Since there have been so many natural disasters in so many states leading up to, and during the ORC, many participants have had to endure unusual […]

One Room Challenge Week Three -Living Room

This Post Sponsored by Tempaper Week three of the  One Room Challenge is here which means I’m half way there…or at least half way out of time. But not to worry I’ve been plugging away. For those of you who are new to this the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It […]

One Room Challenge Week Two -Living Room

All righty guys, week two of the One Room Challenge in effect and things are gonna get worse before they get better. 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 transform one space in […]

One Room Challenge Week One -Living Room

It’s that time again… One Room Challenge time and I’m ready to roll, or at least I think I am. 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 transform one space in just […]

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 […]

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 […]

Garage Sale Bookshelves turned Mid-Century

It has been a while since I’ve done any construction projects but a need for storage and a perfect score of a pair of garage sale book shelves for just $10 had me itching to get to work. I love to build things and have built all kinds of shelving but I admit I’m all […]

Progress In the Dining Room

The sun is shining, my camera is working, and all the stars have aligned so that today I can share some projects I’ve been working on in the dining area of my kitchen. You saw phase one not too long ago in my Power of Paint post which included the new paint color and the […]

Mid-Century Mix With Any Decor

Several months ago I was asked to do a guest blog for the interior design blog M{Pression. I shared the link here but never shared with you the actual content of the article. I have found that for me the topic of mixing mid-century modern furniture with any decor is becoming more and more relevant. […]