DIY Large Bulletin Board

A couple of years ago, I created a large bulletin board to hang in the hallway off my kitchen.  It replaced a small bulletin board that just wasn't cutting it.  I LOVE this board because of the quantity of children's artwork it can display along with birthday invitations, thank you notes, etc.  It was pretty easy [...]

DIY Themed Accent Pillows

I like the idea of doing a theme in kids' rooms without it being overbearing or matchy-matchy.  When I decorated my son's "big kid" room a couple of years ago, I went with a car/truck theme in blues and greens.  In order to tie the bedding into that theme, I "made" a couple of accent pillows.  "Made" [...]

Kitchen Window Update – Part 2

Back in May, I added a platter above our arched kitchen window, where I can easily change out what's written on it with a dry erase marker.  Read all about it here. I finally finished my other planned project for that window - adding curtains!  We had 2" blinds covering the rectangular part of the window. [...]

Side Table Makeover

This little side table came close to being donated twice.  I saved it the first time, telling myself I'd paint it and use it in the guest bedroom as a bedside table.  Then it saved itself the second time by being the perfect size and height for the wipe warmer when my son was born. [...]