Posts Tagged "projects"

Mudroom Makeover

Posted by on Nov 2, 2011 in Home Page Feature, Inspiration, Utility Spaces | 4 comments

Happy Second Six Weeks of School! I had grand plans of accomplishing so many projects this summer, but in the midst of it all remembered that all three of my kids would go to school this year. 5th grade, third grade and kindergarten – where did the time go? Needless to say, I switched gears and enjoyed the summer! I still made progress on the front porch, the entryway and started working on the Mudroom. Unfortunately, I was not blogging when I started so I don’t have before pictures. This room was a priority because it...

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Book Page Canvas – BOO!

Posted by on Oct 27, 2011 in DIY Projects | 0 comments

Book Page Canvas – BOO!

Some of my favorite things in blogland this year have been the Book Page Crafts. The Book Page Canvas has shown up in many different forms across blogs, catalogs and pinterest so I decided to try it out for myself! A girl can only resist so much temptation! I started out with a blank canvas, foam brushes, orange craft paint and Mod Podge – all from Hobby Lobby. My book was from a yard sale years ago.   I began by tearing the pages out of the book and Mod Podging them onto my canvas using the foam paint brush. It then looked like this… I wanted it to look crinkly and old so...

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The Front Porch – Before

Posted by on Oct 5, 2011 in Outdoor Spaces | 0 comments

  The Front Porch Before Good afternoon!  I have spent part of the morning on Pinterest and I am loving the simplicity of it.  It’s too cool!  One of my favorite things to do is sit down with a new magazine, and pull out and organize the pictures I like.  However, it does take so much time.  It amazes me that I can do all of that with just a few clicks and I don’t have to figure out where to keep my growing files! Ok, so where to begin?  The front porch BEFORE.  My goals here are brighten things up and make it more welcoming for people coming into our...

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