Tween Boys Bedroom – ORC | Week 5

Tween Boys Bedroom – ORC | Week 5

A bit of this – a bit of that I’m SO excited to be part of the One Room Challenge again.  A huge thanks to Linda Weinstein of Calling It Home for organizing this bi-annual design challenge. The One Room Challenge is where design|bloggers around the world transform one space in their homes over 6 weeks. This time around I decided to makeover our tween son’s bedroom because we moved into our house over a year ago…

Read More

Top 5 Favorite Upcycled Projects

Top 5 Favorite Upcycled Projects

Top 5 Favorite Upcycled Projects Did you know that the home improvement industry is the biggest contributor to land fill? In honor of Earth Day, April 22nd, I thought it would be fun to do a recap of my Top 5 Favorite Upcycled Projects.  Not only is upcycling furniture and household items very trendy these days, it is an inexpensive way to get the look you want AND it saves good pieces of furniture from ending up…

Read More

Converting a Closet into a Shower! – ORC Week 3

Converting a Closet into a Shower! – ORC Week 3

Converting a Closet into a Shower! – ORC Week 3 In the fall of 2015, I joined almost 200 Designers/Bloggers in the One Room Challenge hosted by Linda of Calling It Home where we have 6 weeks to transform a room of our choice from boring to stunning! I picked our Master Bedroom & En-suite because it was, quite frankly, dated,boring and I so desperately wanted a change.  But at week 4, I ran into…

Read More

Master Bedroom Makeover – Take 2

Master Bedroom Makeover – Take 2

Master Bedroom Makeover – Take 2 One Room Challenge – Week 1 Last fall 2015, I was roaming around blogland and stumbled across Linda from Calling It Home who hosts bi-annually and amazing 6-week One Room Challenge where 20 Talented Designers who post their weekly progress on Wednesdays, and 150+ Designer/Bloggers (that’s me!) also participate as guest participants and we post our weekly progress on Thursdays. Last year I discovered this amazing challenge at the…

Read More

Living in a house while renovating: 6 Survival Tips for Living Through a Renovation

Living in a house while renovating: 6 Survival Tips for Living Through a Renovation

Living In a House While Renovating 6 SURVIVAL TIPS FOR LIVING THROUGH A RENOVATION Living in a renovation is MESSY.  You will have drywall waiting to be installed, dirt and dust that needs to be swept up DAILY.  Rooms out of commission for days or weeks on end. LIVE IN OR MOVE OUT? Should you live in it or move out? It will depend how long your renovation will be (double your estimate).  Also factor…

Read More
1 2