Decorating, Humor, Pinterest

Big Blue Wall

  In the spirit of winter homesteading or home tending, I have been nesting into our home this winter like no winter before. In fact, I haven't really nested in my home this much since my little birdies were much younger. I have to say that homeschooling Ella has made me appreciate our home more… Continue reading Big Blue Wall

Decorating, Humor, Neat Freak

The Lazy Person’s Guide to Refinishing a Table

  I really need to write about half-assing your way through home improvement and/or life in general. I am really good at making my home look like I spent a lot of time tending to my decor etc.. when in fact, I am a bit of a fraud. I am not good at painting, restoring,… Continue reading The Lazy Person’s Guide to Refinishing a Table

home, tour, decorating
Amazon, Decorating, Link Party

Home Tour 2017-2018

This page includes affiliate links as I am a part of the Amazon affiliate program.   When people come into my home for the first time, I usually hear "your home is adorable!" or "I love how you decorate!". To which I reply, "thank you! It's what I like to call garage sale chic." Because… Continue reading Home Tour 2017-2018

Decorating, Humor, Life

I Hate Painting Furniture

I am publishing a follow-up post to these hideous nightstands on Monday, so I felt it only necessary to share this post today. Plus it's another old favorite which is why I am reblogging on Friday's to begin with. ūüôā¬† First published on September 12, 2017 I have read my share of DIY blogs to… Continue reading I Hate Painting Furniture

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

The Desk That Wouldn’t Die

Seven years ago, we became owners of a desk.     My friend Rebecca gave it to us since her youngest daughter¬†wasn't using it anymore. Look at how pristine it came to me? I don't have children like that. I wish I did but I don't. So in 2012, I decided that I was going… Continue reading The Desk That Wouldn’t Die

Crafts, Humor, Life

The Tale of the Rusty Milk Can

  The summer we moved into this house in 2005, I was at a garage sale in my old neighborhood with Anna. I found this amazing old milk can sitting on the end of the driveway. I needed the milk can because who in the hell doesn't need a milk can? I felt it would… Continue reading The Tale of the Rusty Milk Can