KITCHEN MAKEOVER PART 2 : WHITE IS THE NEW ORANGE

Last week I shared how I built my builder's grade stock cabinets up to the ceiling and added a couple of farmhouse touches. While those were all exciting things, our biggest issue with the kitchen still remained - the color of the cabinets! We had what are very common in many builder's grade kitchens, which … Continue reading KITCHEN MAKEOVER PART 2 : WHITE IS THE NEW ORANGE

UPDATING OUR BUILDER’S GRADE VANITY

Let's talk vanities for a hot sec. Why are they so expensive? Okay, actually I get why they're so expensive. The base is pretty simple - it's a box with some doors and drawers but when you add on the fact that it needs a countertop and a sink, the price tag makes more sense. … Continue reading UPDATING OUR BUILDER’S GRADE VANITY

A BENCH, A LADDER, AND TWO GALLONS OF PAINT : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 5

I can't believe that we are going into the last week of the One Room Challenge. Five weeks to completely makeover a space feels like running a marathon... if marathons involved zero running and a lot of power tools. I am very task oriented, so I always have some sort of project in the works. … Continue reading A BENCH, A LADDER, AND TWO GALLONS OF PAINT : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 5

MOODY BOARD AND BATTEN : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 3

I cannot believe that the One Room Challenge is almost halfway over!!! I'm starting to realize just how much I still need to do in the next 3 weeks in here. Send caffeine and vibes for long baby naps! This week I added the dreamiest board and batten as an accent wall in our master … Continue reading MOODY BOARD AND BATTEN : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 3

CHOOSING THE PERFECT WALL COLOR FOR OUR LIVING AREA

Picture this : a young couple buys a home and starts making it their own. What is it that you picture? I imagine an empty room covered carefully with drop cloths, paintbrushes, and an open can of paint next to the lovebirds who have charmingly used their rollers to paint a heart onto the wall, … Continue reading CHOOSING THE PERFECT WALL COLOR FOR OUR LIVING AREA