• Sometimes A Girl Just Needs Some Flowers

    Am I right? You can’t always be waiting around for someone to get them for you or waiting around for spring to come so they’ll start growing in your garden again. Sometimes you just have to bring the flowers into your home….. On a recent expedition to some stores in search of a few treasures on clearance (I was looking for something for one of our clearance challenges) I stumbled across a set of 3 round mirrors I had seen before at Walmart. Now I wasn’t at Walmart when I found them but rather at an overstock type clearance center. I’m sure you’ve seen them before and know what I’m…

  • The Corbels Made Me Do It…

    I was walking thru Goodwill, minding my own business, looking for pieces for one of our recent challenges. I wasn’t looking for anything for my fireplace. I’m serious. I mean I just recently gave my fireplace a whole facelift so why would I be? Pardon the poor quality of this photo. This is before I moved in. I can just bet you are wondering why I would even consider messing with such a beautiful feature wall. That gaping hole above the fireplace? I mean….. Step 1 of the Fireplace Makeover was painting the ugly tiles and stenciling them. Step 2 of the Fireplace Makeover I built around the tile with…