• Huge Chalkboard Map
  • Re-finished Chairs, DIY Chalk Paint
  • DIY Dessert Stand from Dollar Store Supplies
  • Spray Painted Ceramic – Thrift Store Treasure!
  • Back to School A-Z series with the Ribbon Retreat and 25 awesome bloggers!

Huge Chalkboard Map

Chalkboard Map

One my favorite trends lately is maps.  They are everywhere-and I love them all: globes, lamps, paper, pillows, furniture…..and chalk!  Today we’re talking about chalk, another trend I absolutely love!  We’re sharing how to make a huge chalkboard map and you might be surprised how easy it is! The big chalkboard is just a huge [...]

Re-finished Chairs, DIY Chalk Paint

Re-finished chairs, DIY chalk paint (1)

It’s Transformation Tuesday!  We’re sharing a couple chairs we re-finished using our DIY chalk paint.  We are also excited to be over at the Ribbon Retreat today sharing a fun back to school project for their A-Z  series.  We crafted up a “Praise Plate” for the letter ‘P.’  Be sure to hop over to the [...]

DIY Dessert Stand from Dollar Store Supplies

DIY Dessert Stand dollar store

It’s been nothing but crickets here on the blog for a couple weeks.  It’s been a wild couple weeks-I lost my wallet (or it was stolen)  which threw me off for days.  What  a headache!  Then there was a couple sick days which always requires a couple catch up days.  Then my moms dog died, [...]

Spray Painted Ceramic – Thrift Store Treasure!

spray painted ceramic

Happy Tuesday!  I’ll never get over how fast time seems to go.  Summer is really winding down, we’ve been playing a lot and Steff and I have managed to do quite a few furniture makeovers.  We love it!  Have you noticed our new Furniture Gallery tab at the top of the page?  We have about [...]

Piano Bench Refinish

piano bench refinish (2)

It’s Transformation Tuesday!  Last week we showed how we painted my piano (see that post HERE), today we’re talking the piano bench.  Herringbone seems to be my pattern of choice these days.  I’m itching to put it on a wall or two but so far I’ve just managed to put it on a couple pots [...]