Before & After: My Home Renovation, Part 2

Part 1 of this before and after renovation story in photos about how we transformed our fixer upper DIY style is RIGHT HERE. Before &…

Before & After: European Country Style Fixer Upper

We’re nearing the four year mark of buying our beloved fixer upper after downsizing from twice the square footage and property. The years have flown…

11 Super Simple Ikea Hacks for Vittsjo Desk & Shelf!

While I haven’t done a ton of Ikea hacks, I absolutely LOVE the idea of customizing inexpensive furniture so we’ll consider a few smart ones…

When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Limoncello!

When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Limoncello shares my recipe for a traditional Italian liqueur. And also encouragement to lighten the weight of any lemons…to remind you of the sweetness of blessing already on its way.

How to Accent Walls 3 Ways With One Paint Color

My sister’s suburban Chicago home has crisp white interiors with plenty of transitional, unfussy, Scandinavian style. She has begun to move beyond her formerly minimalist…

Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes

Springtime is a very energizing season for many of us as we begin to address spring cleaning indoors and spring gardening outdoors. These Fun DIY…

5 Soul Keeping Lessons From Renovation Adventures

Soul Keeping Lessons From Renovation Adventures travels beneath the surface of real life renovator highlights and pitfalls. There’s more than enough home improvement musing out…

Easy Roast Chicken in Bundt Pan With Lime & Thyme

Easy Roast Chicken in Bundt Pan With Lime & Thyme is: a novel way to roast a chicken vertically, an absolutely delicious original recipe, and…

Interior Designers’ Favorite White Paint Colors!

Interior Designers’ Favorite White Paint Colors continues the conversation started HERE ABOUT THE BEST WHITE PAINT where I shared a bunch of tips for selecting…

What is the Best White Paint for Your Walls?

What is the Best White Paint for Your Walls is for anyone gearing up to paint a room white…which is to say EVERYONE. As a…

How We Turned an Ugly Wall Into a Design Feature!

How We Turned an Ugly Wall Into a Design Feature! tells the story of the transformation of a long, yucky expanse of a lumpy wall…

Wood Flooring Options: Engineered or Hardwood?

Considering adding wood flooring to your existing home or choosing hardwood for new construction? With so many design choices just in the realm of hardwood…