$100 Room Makeover: Week 3 – Windows and Wall Art

Welcome to week 3 of the $100 room makeover challenge. Have you been following along with the other bloggers? I find them very inspiring, and can’t wait to see what they come up with this week. Just as a recap, this post is part of the $100 Room Makeover challenge organized by Erin from Lemons Lavender… [Read More]

$100 Bedroom Makeover Challenge – Week 2

Welcome back to week 2 of the $100 bedroom makeover challenge. This week’s update will use a good chunk of the budget, and show you a fun and easy way to decorate a wall for next to nothing. $100 Bedroom Makeover Challenge – Week 2 this post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  Click here to read… [Read More]

$100 Room Makeover Challenge – Master Bedroom

A few weeks ago I mentioned that I was participating in the $100 Room Makeover Challenge with some of my blogging friends. This is the first time I have attempted to makeover a room on a specific budget. However, since I am basically cheap, and love getting creative with a challenge, I felt I was… [Read More]

How to Easily Refinish a Wood Tabletop

We’ve had this oak table and chair set many years. It’s extremely sturdy, and still very functional, but there are two problems. One is that I no longer love the golden oak look, and two, the top of the table is in rough shape. So I thought, how hard would it be to refinish a wood… [Read More]

Screened Porch Makeover Reveal

You know how they say your home is always a work in progress? That’s how I feel about this screened porch makeover. We were able to clean it up quite a bit, and it does look much better, but it still feels like a work in progress. Screened Porch Makeover Reveal This is a glimpse… [Read More]

Porch Floor Makeover and Affordable Area Rugs

Our screened in porch really needs a makeover. First and foremost we needed to rip up the outdoor carpeting which has been there forever. We have decided to paint the cement and cover the interior with a pretty rug. So I have been searching the web for some affordable area rugs, and here’s what I… [Read More]

Fabric Photo Transfer Notebook

It’s my brother-in-law’s birthday. He’s a fellow blogger, the creator of Daytripping with Rick, so I thought I would make him a personalized blogger gift.  I know I am forever taking notes and jotting down ideas, so I created a fabric, photo transfer, notebook, using a couple of pics from our recent trip to Sonoma. Fabric Photo… [Read More]