My Fall Porch 2016-Let’s Paint it Again

Welcome onto the porch, one of my favorite places, for what I like to call a “Sit Spell” Here in Pennsylvania it takes a little longer than normal to be able to add Pumpkins to your front porch, because its still so warm, really into early October. But once the nights start getting cool, its…

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A Fresh Flower approach to a Fall Table Scape

Just popping in quick to share a pretty tablescape. What could be prettier than that of flowers and pumpkins cascading down the table. I pictured this in my mind, kind of the way they would look if they were tumbling out of a large cornucopia, but I was going to use a large Urn instead….

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A Better Use of Space

I had a cabinet sitting in front of this wall for 20 years, we called it the Spice Cabinet, because, you guessed it, it was filled with spices. I would constantly bump into it with my upper arm and end up with a bruise. We also have such a large collection of platters that they were all…

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Changing the Ceiling Color

Just stopping in quickly to share this update in my dining room. If you are like me my home is constantly evolving. I kind of feel my way through it slowly. Anyway….. A few years back I painted the living and dining grey including the ceilings. Without realizing it I picked a gray with a…

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Mini Gallery Wall

Just popping in quick to share a mini project. I have tried to add a gallery wall to my bedroom several times and it just never works out. I am not sure if I just stink at Gallery Wall building or what. But I am giving another shot on this tiny triangle wall going up…

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When is it ok to Paint an Antique?

When is it ok to paint an antique? Wow, that is a good question, one I have thought about often. I always wonder will I devalue the piece, will I regret it, what if I change my mind? All of these things are struggles when you are considering painting a piece you picked up at…

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Antique Printers Cabinet

This is my story and I am sticking to it. My hubby stopped in at the auction one afternoon, while I was working, and said, he found this piece at the auction that he thought I might want to go check out. When I went up with him, I was all over it. It has…

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Antique General Store Counter turned Sideboard

Ok, Ok, any of you out there, that have been following along for any length of time, know that I have a beautiful antique Tiger Oar, sideboard, that my husband just couldn’t let me paint. I mean he would have left me, but it pained him, so what is a girl to do? I mean that is…

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