You know the saying “the straw that broke the camel’s back”? Well, this is the project that broke this DIYer’s back! I’m pretty much over the excitement of this project and am looking forward to being done! Finished! Finito!
What has brought this new found blahnessRead More »
I’ve made a little more progress on our master bedroom furniture. We finished the dresser last week and the chest of drawers on Sunday. Each piece has gotten a little easier and has gone a little quicker, but I think that will come to a screeching halt whenRead More »
I have had my cedar chest since I was 16 years old, and in a little under two months, it will be 37 years old! It’s the only piece of furniture that I have hung onto for so long; and I have moved it with me 10 times acrossRead More »
Our master bedroom is starting to look so cute! Our daughter said it looked “very beachy cottage” and I have to agree.
I love how the bed frame ties in with the bedside tables that I finished last week. The room is becomingRead More »
I’ve been wanting to paint our bedroom furniture for a while now but just never had taken the time to do it. But since we are doing the master bedroom as our first room makeover, I am diving head first into paintingRead More »
Hey guys! I’m back after a two month break! We took a couple of short trips…one to Oklahoma and another to San Antonio. And we finally had that garage sale that we so desperately needed to have! Thank goodness for thoseRead More »
It was quite a shock when I pulled up to the house and it was no longer blah beige! It is BRIGHT, to say the least! In fact, it’s the brightest house on the street!
It’s partly cloudy today and I can’t get a true color withRead More »
At our last house, we had a seriously long to-do list of all the projects we wanted to do. Some we were able to accomplish, some not (we moved and ran out of time). I’m planning on being in this house long enough toRead More »
The first major reno/update on our “Waterfront Dream” is underway! Since the stairs are the very first thing you see when you walk in the
front main entrance door, I decided that was the best place to start. (life on the canal ~ the side of the house that faces the canal is the front…the street side is the back. I still call it the other way around) Read More »
Mr. and I finally closed on the “Preacher House” about six weeks ago and moved to the water!
We are adjusting to downsizing and a different way of life; therefore, I am starting a new blog, “Saltwater and Sawdust”, whichRead More »