A Kid And Guest Friendly Nautical Themed Bathroom


DIY, Uncategorized

The hall bathroom is mainly used by our 5-year-old son and 3-year-old daughter. But often, it is used by guests. Almost 3 years after moving in, the bathroom was still builder-white. With two little people using the bathroom, the walls were starting to look dingy from wet hands and water splatter on flat white paint. The bathroom […]

September 23, 2016

Master Bedroom Update: A Promised Picture


DIY

A friend reminded me that I still owe a photo of our newly painted bedroom. And she’s right. The Great Paint and Curtain {In}Decision came with a promise for a photo the following week. Here we are over a week later. Still, no photo. My bad. It is time to make good on that promise. However, it makes sense […]

June 29, 2015

Master Bedroom Update: The Great Paint and Curtain {In}Decision


DIY

A few weeks ago I casually mentioned to my husband that I was thinking about painting one of our bedroom walls dark blue. Surprisingly, he liked the idea. In fact, he liked it so much, he was ready to go pick out paint (in the store without bringing any swatches home) and paint our bedroom and bathroom – immediately. […]

June 18, 2015

A Multi-Purpose Solution: Quick DIY Two-Color Painted Storage Crate


DIY

So I had these two problems that seemed unrelated… Problem One: We’ve been having a bit of a storage problem in our house. I bought this cloth basket with the intent of using it for either library books or blankets. I’ve tried using it for many things, and have stuffed many-a-library book into it. Unfortunately, […]

May 20, 2015

My Heart May Burst


Practice Gratitude

My heart is so full, it just might burst! As I shared on Friday, I entered Mother’s Day weekend with low expectations. I just wanted a regular day with our family, even if it meant tears, diapers and interruptions. I did get a weekend with my husband and kids. It was lovely. And real. There […]

May 11, 2015