Simple Tips for Decorating on a Budget

recycled jars into vases, shabby chic decor

Happy Monday friends! I shared this post over at Simply Frugal Mom and Tattered and Inked over the past few months but I thought it was worth sharing here too (I made a few changes)! If you’ve been around here long enough you’ll know that I am always trying to design on a dime. I’m […]

The Power of Paint


Have you experienced the power of paint? One coat of paint (sometimes it takes two) can completely transform something old into something new or make an outdated accessory super trendy. It’s no secret that I am always trying to decorate my home on a budget while ¬†maintaining my sense of style. So, as soon as […]

Front Porch Reveal

porch makeover, DIY porch, budget porch

I mentioned last week that I got a sudden urge to give our TINY front porch a little facelift. I wouldn’t exactly say it was a ‘sudden urge’ because it’s been something on my list forever, but I’ve been so focused on the interior of the house that the curb appeal has been a little […]

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 […]

Beach Themed Money Tree


Who says money doesn’t grow on trees? Last weekend we celebrated the wedding of my cousin and her new hubby. They tied the knot in Reno a few months ago and then threw a small reception/party for close friends and family back home in Washington. The happy couple already had everything they needed so we […]

His & Her Bar Stools

Before and After Bar stools pair

Every time my parents are over for dinner they end up standing at the kitchen counter and chatting with us as we prepare the meal. It never fails that my mom says something like, “You know it would be really great if you guys had some bar stools right here.” And my response is always […]