Projects

Back to School Family Command Center

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Hey Amazing Moms! It’s that time of year again…back to school season! Whether you homeschool or if your kids attend school outside of the home; back to school season can be stressful.  Last year our greatest challenge was managing school papers and keeping up with our busy family schedule. My husband would often travel and […] Read more…

Use It Or Lose It! Repurposing Unused Items

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Hey Amazing Moms! Have you ever owned something that you don’t use but you aren’t quite ready to part with? The year is still fresh, which means the many of us are still purging, decluttering and reorganizing our homes. This “decluttering” bug usually bites me in January and continues through June. Every day I’m going through my home, […] Read more…

From Vintage Mirror to Chalkboard Art

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Hey Amazing Moms! If you have a broken mirror or old picture frame that is no longer your style and you are trying to figure out what to do with it…I have a solution for you. Make it into a chalkboard and pimp it out with a beautiful, meaningful quote! Heres how: Supplies : Framed item of your […] Read more…

Hand Painted Office Storage Boxes

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Hey Amazing Moms! A couple weeks ago I posted a picture of my hand painted office storage boxes on Instagram and the tutorial requests came in. So without further hesitation, here is my office storage box tutorial :). A while back (and I mean a WHILE back) in October of last year, I began working […] Read more…

Make Your Own Monogrammed Kitchen Towels

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  Christmas has come and gone…but I’m sure a few people were overlooked when creating your gift list. As far as I’m concerned, gift giving doesn’t end until the ball drops, so you still have a couple more days to make up for your absent mindedness. Here’s a quick and easy DIY gift that is sure to […] Read more…

Christmas 2014 Decor Tour

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You know what I love the most about Christmas? The feeling of hope that settles into your heart as the day approaches. It warms you from the inside out. Its like sipping slowly on the perfect cup of hot chocolate because you don’t want it to end. The thought that over 2000 years ago, the […] Read more…

I Made It Myself: No Sew Curtains!

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I made my first pair of curtain panels…and I didn’t even need a sewing machine (which wouldn’t matter anyway because I can’t sew…yet)! I made these beauties for the studio office from this fabulous coordinating fabric. Three yards cost me only 25$ and I was able to reupholster a piano bench and make two 62′ […] Read more…

Cheap and Chic Retro Robot Party

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We celebrated my amazing middle son’s 3rd birthday party this weekend with the theme “Calling All Robots!” It was so cute and simple to pull off and the 17 kids who attended had an amazing time. There was a time when the thought of planning a birthday party for each of my three kids drove me into fear and panic (hey, these party’s aren’t cheap […] Read more…

Love Seat Makeover

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I love to paint stuff. I know this comes as no surprise to many of you considering that I’ve painted curtain panels, Goodwill furniture and the interior of my house. But now my painting obsession has gone to another level… My favorite room in my home right now is the sun room. I love the color scheme […] Read more…

Sweet Orange-Lemon Verbena Body Scrub

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Regardless of the weather, spring is almost here! I’m sure you are all waiting and are ready to dress in your spring best with your beautiful sundresses, shorts and of course sandals. Take this moment to examine your skin….hmmm looking a little dry huh? The brutal months of winter take a toll on our skin. The cold […] Read more…

Thrift Store Furniture Refinish

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I love decorating and home decor. I’m that woman with the three rowdy kids wondering aimlessly through the aisles of Home Goods taking pictures of items that I would love to add to my home. Although many home decor stores are reasonably priced, home decor isn’t something we can just casually spend money on. We […] Read more…

Painted Curtains Tutorial

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Ever been on a hunt for something you desperately need, only to come up empty handed and defeated? Heres my story… There is a small room directly off of the kitchen and dining area in our home. Being that two of the three existing walls of that room are made of windows or sliding glass […] Read more…