I wish I could say that removing fireplace tiles and preparing the surround for new tiles was an easy task. In fact I wish I could say that I could have done it all by myself because I often like a challenge. But not this time. Not only am I glad I didn't do this by myself, I am so super excited to tell you who helped me with this project. But first let's take a look down memory lane at what my ... Read More about How to Remove Fireplace Tiles
Disclosure: I'm so excited to partner with MOHAWK for this incredible home tour. In exchange for writing this post, I received a new rug (which we really needed since our dog ruined ours) and monetary compensation (which is always awesome)! You heard it, we got a new area rug from MOHAWK which couldn't have come at a better time. Because I have a lot to say about rugs and pets. But mainly ... Read More about Holiday Tour Dining Room
Growing up in a house with two creative parents my brothers and I were always encouraged to create things. We have always made age-appropriate materials available for our kids in our house and boy does Jude take full advantage of it. Jude will literally sit at the kitchen table for hours and write books, draw and paint.With all of this artwork, we found that we really needed an attractive Kid's ... Read More about Kid’s Artwork Display 10 Minute DIY
Blogging is one of the most confusing business models to navigate. There's just so much information floating around out there, it's hard to know what to trust or better yet who to trust. Although blogging seems like it's been around forever it really hasn't. The first blog platform was created in 1998 which means that blogging has only been around about 20 years. In comparison to newspapers, ... Read More about Haven Conference – What you need to know about a blog conference?
You know what I love to do in my home more than anything? It's not decorating, it's not DIY, it's most definitely not cleaning, IT'S ORGANIZING! I absolutely love organizing stuff. There's something about taking a mess like what you see below and turning it into a functional and organized space that makes my little heart happy. I realize not everyone is as enthusiastic as I am about ... Read More about Tips for Organizing A Small Garage
When we moved into our new house the kids quickly claimed their new rooms. Gavin waivered back and forth between the larger bedroom or the smaller one with an on suite bathroom. I know that at age 14 I would have chosen the room with the bathroom because after all, I spent most of my teen years sharing one with 4 brothers. However, Gavin, the low maintenance teen, opted for size instead of ... Read More about How to Plank a Wall the Easy Way