Wainscoting Reveal

Wainscoting Reveal

It’s been a loooooong week of prepping, sanding, painting and cleaning… but we are D. O. N. E!  We are thrilled to have our house put back together and be able to USE it again!  We are also in love with how our wainscoting and paint color turned out in all THREE rooms and  I’m so excited to share it with you today! Continue reading

DIY Birthday Present Topper

DIY Birthday Present Topper

I love getting creative with gift wrapping – especially with kids’ gifts.  It’s so fun!  This past weekend was my niece’s 9th birthday.  While I was wrapping the gift, I couldn’t get the bow just the way I wanted it (most people they just tie the darn thing and move on – but I’m OCD about this kind of stuff).  So, I decided to completely scrap the bow and try something else. Continue reading

Wainscoting Progress

Wainscoting Progress

Joe and I have been thinking about adding wainscoting and repainting our entire living room, dining room, and family room for quite a while – but you know… life tends to get in the way of those sorts of projects!  Now that a lot of things in our life have calmed down, and Joe has a little more time at home, we decided to take the plunge (eeee!).   Our all blue paint job has treated us well for the past 5 years, but we are definitely ready for a refresh! Continue reading