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 **

Inspiring Finds

Make a dollar store skirt for your sink with Eddie Ross! Make your own home decor: stamp plates and create framed art with tips from Manuela! Make your porch pretty for Spring with Mandi Shandi! Make your own artwork (great before and … ** Read more **

DIY Desk: An Old Door Makes a Great Desk!

diy desk

DIY Desk Have an old door sitting around? Why not repurpose it? There are many uses for old doors, but if you need a desk or table, check this beauty out! I saw this lovely home office & studio at Meredith Perdue (check out her dog … ** Read more **

Finding Inspiration:
A Little Space to Call Your Own


In the hustle and bustle of life, we "keepers of the home" are often giving and sacrificing 24/7. We make sure our kids have room to play and our families have clean clothes and nutritious food to eat. We volunteer, we clean, we host holidays and … ** Read more **