This dresser was going to go to the trash! Everything worked perfectly, but it was very outdated. I tested out some more chalk paint to see if I would like it better this time, but I have officially decided chalk paint is NOT for me. It shows every imperfection and brush stroke and the texture… Continue reading Dresser Makeover
If you have followed some of the projects I have worked on recently, you would know I am a HUGE General Finishes fan. I love the milk paint and their top coat. I recently tried some different types of paint to see if I would like something different. For this project, I used Rust-Oleum Chalk… Continue reading Furniture Top Coat Comparison
We recently moved into a new house and there has been a ton of projects! I wanted a cheap and quick fix for our fireplace surround – it’s a terracotta style tile. While I’m sure this won’t be a long term solution – it has definitely held up well for the last few months and… Continue reading Fireplace Makeover – Painted Tile
Buying a home is probably one of the biggest purchases of your life and it can be very nerve wracking as a first time home buyer. We recently just bought our first home (yay!) and I wanted to share our experiences and tips as we went through the process. TIP #1. Have good credit! Make… Continue reading You Want To Buy A Home? Start Here.
Holiday shopping can be so stressful! Ease some of that stress by shopping online! Check out my top Etsy picks for this year’s holiday gifts.
Whether your company has a holiday party or not, you probably want to get the people you see every day at work a small Christmas gift! Take a look at my 30 easy and cheap gift ideas. Hand sanitizers (“Hands down you are the best coworker around!”) Tumbler filled with candy (Christmas themed) Christmas… Continue reading What to get your coworkers for Christmas
There is a lot that goes into wedding planning, but hopefully these first five steps will get you on the right track!
Your wedding is one of the largest, most impactful events that you will ever have to plan. I’ve learned a lot about myself, my husband, my family, and my friends. I had the most amazing experience planning my wedding. That doesn’t mean that things didn’t go wrong or that there wasn’t drama. Trust me –… Continue reading The Top 5 Things I Learned From Planning My Own Wedding