How-to | Pier 1 Knock-off Chalkboard Label Glasses

DIY Pier 1 Knock off Chalkboard Label Glasses + Mulled Wine Recipe

DIY Pier 1 Knock off Chalkboard Label Glasses + Mulled Wine RecipeYou might have noticed I’m not great at holiday blogging. I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s just not my thing. Which is funny because I am a holiday nut. Maybe I’m just so busy having a holiday I don’t get around to posting about one. Maybe I’ve been living in a construction zone for years, and while we are almost there, there’s still so much to do on this former foreclosure that my mind is only on the bigger picture. Kind of like I can’t see the trees for the forest.

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My First Visit to NYC

My First Trip to NYC

There comes a time in life where you start to get a little anxious about all of the things you hope to accomplish. Honestly, I’ve kind of been anxious all my life. My mom says I didn’t sleep through the night until I was five and I still have a hard time keeping still for […]

My Visit to Consumer Reports Headquarters

Touring Consumer Reports

  If someone had told me, that of all the members of my family,  I’d be the one to be invited to the Consumer Reports headquarters in Yonkers, NY, I’d have called them crazy. So imagine my surprise when the email, ‘Consumer Reports Wants You’ landed in my inbox. Naturally, I did the thing that […]

Beetlejuice Milk Shake + Repurposed Frappuccino Bottles

Repurposed Frappuccino Bottles Halloween Beetlejuice Milk Shake Recipe

This post is sponsored by DecoArt as part of their Core Blogger Program. All opinions and ideas are 100% my own. Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice! Halloween is one of my very favorite holidays. I just adore all of the fun you can have with it and nothing reminds me of that more than movies like Beetlejuice. […]

Clever Disguises | The Litter Box

How to Hide the Litter Box #FreshStepCats #ad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fresh Step Lightweight Extreme Litter for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The thing about cats is, they have an uncanny ability to make anything look good. The even have the ability to make things that already look good look even better. The thing […]

Chest of Drawers Makeover | Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint

Chest of Drawers Makeover | Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint #paintedfurniture #furnituremakeover #mmsmp #milkpaint

My favorite kinds of makeovers, especially for clients, almost always involve the words, ‘Do you think it’s worth saving?’ It’s like the Universe issues me this silent challenge. Yeah, so what are you going to do with that? And my answer is always the same, You just watch me!