Archive for the 'Before & After' Category

Boxy Makeover

Friday, August 31st, 2012

When my generous sister brought Sweet Pea a large assortment of ball pit balls, he was beyond excited. These things have had constant play in our house and I don’t see that dying down anytime soon. But the box they came screamed more “baby wino” and less “toddler toys.” So, after the handy dandy wine […]

The Twins: Part Deux

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

You may or may not remember the post I made more than a year and a half ago regarding two raggedy old chairs that I purchased for super cheap. I had grand plans of finishing and using them in our home, but shortly after I made that post, I found out I was pregnant and […]

The Nursery: Paint

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

So remember the nursery mood board I shared back in February? Yeah, we finally got to working on that and the nursery is almost finished. We even have several weeks to spare! However, I’m not going to jump the gun and share all of the dirty details with you just yet. But I do have […]

The Water Closet

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Today, I get to cross off the first of the Fall Fifteen, a completed room makeover. However, I may have cheated a bit by doing a room that is so small it can hardly be considered a room. Our half bath, as the listing agent called it, is only 26 inches wide by 58 inches […]

The Right Light

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

You may have noticed the scrolling box over there in the sidebar. ———————————> It is a wish list of sorts; things I like and someday hope to own. There have been quite a few of the items which I’ve already purchased, such as this and this and 12 of these in antiqued bronze, but I […]