DIY bolster pillows... I love useless throw pillows. And, yup, I am aware that they are, in fact, useless. If John Gray did not write a chapter, or several, in his Men are from Mars books about this odd affinity women have with pillows, he definitely missed the boat. I certainly can appreciate that this "thing" we feminine types have for fluffy adornment of all shapes and sizes in our bedrooms could be the source of bewilderment for our masculine counterparts. I heart throw ... Read More about We’re On A Throw Pillow Roll. Bring out the Bolster Pillows!
DIY painted knobs can be a great $ saver. Here's the good, the bad, and the ugly... I'm not that girl who's got a Louie on her arm. Prada? I have nada. I don't wear expensive jewelry, and the minivan I drive, well, that's certainly not doing a blasted thing to elevate my status, either, I suppose. I'm no Snooty Sally when it comes to a lot of things, but I do have my issues, I certainly confess. Such as? Door hardware. * Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my ... Read More about Knob Snob (AKA DIY Painted Knobs)
facebook garage sale... Do you ever wonder how some people always seem to get their hands on *great deals* that you can never find? Do you feel like you haven't gotten your ticket for the clue train? Today, I wanna share with you one of the BEST resources I've got for snatching a deal. The Facebook garage sale circuit. *This post contains some affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy HERE.* ... Read More about Friending Dead Presidents on Facebook (The World of the Facebook Garage Sale).
AMAZING DIY wedding detail ideas! You remember the show Cheers, right? It had of the best theme songs of all time. Probably because we can all relate to that feeling of wanting to go someplace where "everybody knows your name." * Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy located here.* ... Read More about DIY Wedding Details.
inexpensive painted staircase makeover... Yes, this DIY blog post is about painted stairs. But first, a little background, if you'll humor me for a sec. Last year, we moved out of our urban comfort zone, and moved into, I'd have to say, a bit of a country twilight zone. We bought a home on a little land...a place where the kids could run, frolic, and enjoy the wonders of the great-out-of-doors. Problem was that the in-of-doors was a tad of an ugly-80's nightmare.This was kinda ok, ... Read More about The Twilight Home (A Painted Staircase to Update a 1980s stairwell).