My kitchen makeover 

     How many of us dislike a galley kitchen? ūüôčūüŹĽ That would be me!  Nonetheless adding a backsplash has been something we’ve been meaning to do since we moved in.  Now it’s time to leave so checking this off the list is great!        Before the tile this kitchen looked so disconnected. […]

A little garden 

Recycling old things is kind of a hobby. ¬†Maybe it comes from being a kid in the late 70’s on a time where we had to make up our own toys. ¬†Maybe it just is makes me feel better to not junk up the earth so much. ¬†So today we saved an old dresser that […]

Weekend full of spring 

It’s been so nice getting our home ready to list. ¬†I’ve gotten to do some pretty fun projects all along the way. ¬†There are none though, as pleasant as preparing the outside and watching the yard wake up to spring. Entry ways are near and dear to my heart. ¬†Fun to do and working in […]

Entry way makeover

  Everything is a beautiful work in progress. ¬†That’s the truth for everything. ¬†As I’m going through the motions of getting my house ready to sell I keep telling myself that. ¬†It’s my mantra as I enter the front door everyday and when I leave the next morning. ¬†I really want to leave this beautiful […]

My first open house

Many of you know I have been working toward my HSR (home staging and re-design) certification. Part of the work is to completely saturate my brain in the industry. ¬†I will be working with realtors and different housing companies so getting a feel is very important. ¬† There is also the fact that I’m selling […]

Playing with Polka Dots

A bare bedroom with white walls can seem a little boring for two years in a row. ¬†Not wanting to make a huge change to the walls at the time, I opted for these lovely metallic gold stickers that peel right off when your done. I purchased these wall stickers at Hobby Lobby for just […]

Living Room Focal Wall

So I decided since we are selling the house to do a really accent wall in the pretty warm tones you see below. ¬†I was just playing with the idea at the time but I grow to love it more everyday. I also began painting the trim a bright white in satin finish. ¬†It just […]