Goodwill Chairs Made New Again


Remember back in the summer when I bought these awesome Goodwill Chairs for $1.30? Yes, you heard me right. 130 cents for BOTH chairs. Well, they have been sitting in my garage ever since and I thought this was the perfect opportunity to bring them out and finally give them a well needed makeover. After […]

My Board & Batten Wainscoting Reveal and How To

Board and Batten Tutorial by Design, Dining + Diapers

This blog post has been a long time in the making! Last summer I started making some big updates to our family room and dining area. Our house isn’t huge, so the two spaces actually feel like one. I wish I could say I’ve gotten more done than I have, but I did complete one […]

Jute Wrapped Vases

jute wrapped vases

I told ya last week that I’m knee deep in burlap and jute projects for the family room and in case you thought I was lying, I’m not. I finished another jute project this weekend and it feels great to have another project for the family room checked off!, Jute Wrapped Vases. I have a […]

Upcycled Picture Frame Made with Jute

upcycled picture frames, jute projects, diy

I’ve been working really hard on the family room redo and I have a lot of projects to share with all of you! So get excited for a lot of upcoming posts with jute and burlap. I’m beginning to feel very in touch with nature these days :) If you aren’t familiar with my family room redo, check […]

New Wall Sconces From Old Vases

Before and After Sconces

I’m definitely on a roll with the family room redo and I’m getting excited about it! There is seriously nothing better than the feeling of finally seeing your vision come together. For those of you who are new around here, I’ve been struggling with my family room for quite some time. I tried to get […]

Project Family Room: Not the Update I was Hoping For


Welllllll, this wasn’t the update I was hoping to share today, but things don’t always turned out as planned. So here is the deal. I revealed here the big plans I had for the family room, which included my inspiration piece: Tempo Mambo Fabric from P Kaufmann… Pretty, right? I even liked the sample that […]

Project Family Room: Inspiration

family room before

  Now that Baby E’s nursery is complete, it’s time to move on to another room in the house. So, I’ve picked the room that needs the most help and also happens to be the room we spend the most time in… the family room. I’m really excited about this next BIG project, mainly because […]