Project Procrastinators Party:
The AFTER Photos

THE BEFORE It is time for the big reveal of our procrastination projects. YES, it has been two weeks already. My, where does the time go? Nearly 90 of  you signed up to do this. Confession time. Did you do your project? Did you even START on … ** Read more **

Inspiration: Random Acts of Beauty

My neighbor snipped off this fragrant and beautiful lilac for me as we paused to talk along the side of the road. A simple, random act of beauty. … ** Read more **

Inspiring Idea:
Creative End Table with Storage


Store your bulky out of season blankets or sweaters in a metal trash can concealed by fabric. This is a creative end table that makes the most of every inch of space. Genius. photo inspiration from: Southern Living Need more inspiring … ** Read more **

Make it beautiful

Drab wood cabinet looking worse for wear? Choose a happy color to make it beautiful again! Tiny bathroom with no storage? Be creative and make function beautiful! Boring yard with no architectural detail? Salvage something old to make a … ** Read more **

Quick Tips: Mix Things Up With Pharmacy Lamps


If you are short on space or have too many lampshades in a room,  you might want to consider a pharmacy lamp! Inspired by lighting from pharmacies in the early 2oth century, these lamps are classic and always in style. I just bought two for my house … ** Read more **

Weekend Projects:
3 Inspiring Ideas from Blogland

1. MAKE YOUR OWN THRIFTY BEACHY PILLOWS! via The Eck Life 2. MAKE OVER A THRIFT STORE FIND! (and of course save the before & afters for our party!) via Living With Lindsay 3. GIVE THE KIDS "SOMETHING TO DO" IN THE … ** Read more **