Laundry Room Stenciled Wall

Laundry Room Featured Image

*Thank you to Cutting Edge Stencils for sponsoring today’s post. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s been awhile, but if you remember, I’ve been working on my laundry. It all started with nice, clean white walls. Then I started gathering some of the essentials. As I progressed through the makeover, I was approached by Cutting Edge Stencils to give one of their great wall stencils a

Paint Your Own Designer Pillow

Paint A Pillow

*Thank you to Paint-A-Pillow for sharing their wonderful product with me. One of my favorite things to share is a great product and when that product allows you to show your creativity and it’s easy, then it’s even better. Today I definitely have something wonderful to share. It’s called Paint-A-Pillow and it’s a fabulous way to create your own designer pillow.…

Monogrammed Tea-Stained Easter Eggs

Monogrammed Easter Egg

~Make Mine a Monogram~   Today I’m sharing my monogrammed Easter eggs. You know I love anything with a monogram! I also love trying something new. So…I blew out eggs. That’s right. I poked a hole in each end of an egg and blew. It was a lot easier than I thought it would be.…

The Greatest is Love Valentine’s Day Bunting

Love Bunting

  ~The Greatest Gift~   Valentine’s Day will be making its debut very soon. It will show up with its red hearts and pink candies. There will be flowers and chocolates….lots of chocolates… To prepare for its arrival, we’ll cut out paper hearts and make pink and red pom poms. There will be talk of hugs and kisses and “I love you” will be said

Decorative Box in Chalky Finish Paint

Painted Box

~An Old Box Gets a New Look~   Recently, I had the pleasure of receiving some of DecoArt’s new Americana Chalky Finish Paint in a variety of colors and of course, I got to work transforming whatever I could get my hands on! One of my first projects was this decorative box.…

Black & White Striped Planters

Black & White Planters

~DIY Stripes~   Don’t you just love when you complete a project and then fall in love with it?!?!? Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. Some projects just do not work out the way we plan. Luckily, this one did! I have fallen in love with my new black and white striped planters!…

Christmas Stenciled Placemat

Christmas Stencil-8

*Thanks so much to Royal Design Studios for sponsoring today’s post. All opinions on their stencils are 100% mine.  How do you feel about stenciling? It’s one of those things that you either love or hate. I think stenciling can be intimidating at first and it definitely takes practice. …

No Mess Painting with Paintstick EZ Twist

HomeRight Paint Stick

~A New Gadget~   *Thanks to HomeRight for my new paint tool. All opinions are 100% mine.  Have you ever had a paint spill? A really bad one…like feet stomping, tears flowing, arms flailing paint spill? If you haven’t, you’re lucky. When my daughter was little, I decided to paint her bedroom.…

Gold Striped Wooden Apple Bowl

Gold Painted Wooden Apple Bowl-30

  I’ve got to be honest with you when I say…I really didn’t know what to call this project… Maybe I should have went with “a half wood/half gold bowl, shaped like an apple.” Or perhaps “flea market find gets a bling makeover?” Who knows what it officially should be called, but I went with Gold Striped Wooden Apple Bowl, even though it’s not necessarily striped.…

Last Minute DIY Halloween Banner

Happy Halloween Banner -20

~It’s Almost Time…~   *This post is sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. All opinions are 100% mine. The countdown to Halloween has begun. The lurking hour is near. Are you ready? Don’t worry…you can do it. Planning an awesome Halloween party doesn’t have to take weeks and hours of work.…