Man Cave – Paint complete!

Yes my friends that is a brand new, lovely coat of paint on our once ugly “man cave.” I am always amazed at what a good coat of paint can do for a space and this is no exception.  Paint complete – Check. Now it is time for the games to begin. I have a […]

Passion for Painted Furniture

Anyone who knows me will tell you I love painted furniture! A garage sale find can get an instant transformation from a quick coat of paint. Right now the chalk paint craze is in full swing, aged and distressed to look old and weathered but that is not the kind of painted furniture I am […]

Chalk Art – Typography

Lately chalkboard paint has really been in the limelight and although the idea of it is great I think painting things with chalkboard paint just for the sake of using it is beginning to get a little old. So when SHOULD you use chalkboard paint? Well, when you have something to say, of course. Especially […]

Room #1- The Kitchen

One month after arriving we finally got access to our new home in Heilsbronn, Germany. We had no furniture and were sleeping on air mattresses, but I figured sooner or later we were going to have to eat. First priority, getting the kitchen together. The room is a pretty good size but there are ugly […]

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 […]