Painting an Island Top-Faux Marble

Popping in today to share a really special makeover. I have had this Kitchen Island for just about as long as we have been in this house, so twentyish years. It weighs a ton, and is rock solid, it was white for 19 of those years. It was covered with a funky kind of paint/plastic…

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#simplefloralfridays

Here we are Week 2 of #simplefloralfridays ┬áLast week I shared he simplest of simple, by adding a single stem to a favorite bottle, and it made all the difference to the top of my kitchen hutch, be sure to check that out HERE. I am SUPER excited that Afloral has sponsored me, so of…

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#simplefloralfridays

If you are stopping by the Blog for the first time, welcome. I have partnered with Afloral and I will be popping in every Friday for at least the next 6 weeks to share a simple floral arrangement that anyone can do, if you have the right materials and right container. No talent required. The…

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Mixing Styles for a Fresh Take

Hello sweet friends, I thought I would pop in quickly and share a little room refresh, and I do mean little. I recently fell back in love with all things Bohemian. You see, I lived back in the 70’s, so these macrame wall hangings and plant hangers are something old that is back in style…

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#crazymirrorlove

Am I alone with this #crazymirrorlove I have!!! I have been collecting mirrors, mostly vintage for as long as I can remember, 30 plus years. Even my husband, who knows I have piles of them, sees one and says “hey, heres a pretty mirror, do you want it?” I don’t know how, but I always…

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A Little Bedroom Refresh-Phase One

Okay, if you have been around my Instagram at all lately, then you already know that I was working in my bedroom for a couple of months, giving it a bit of a Facelift, actually just adding in all the pretty things. Last fall I painted my bedroom white, though I still have that gray…

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Painted Furniture Issues and how I fixed it.

I have this round oak table, that we picked up about three summers ago for $50. it had seen some better days, I think maybe it spent the last 10 years or so of its life stored in a basement or garage, it was rough. I painted the table white awhile back with chalk paint,…

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