June in Review


I feel like I actually got a lot done this month. Maybe it’s because I have another bedroom crossed off my to-do list, or I have in plan in action for my craft room makeover. Either way, June was good to me. So in case you missed anything, here’s June in Review. Annie Sloan Chalk […]

Ocean Animal FREE Printables {set of 4}

beach creatures free printables

One of the curses of being a graphic designer is having all of my friends and family asking for favors. Birthday printables, baby shower invites, Photoshopping their muffin top in a family photo… But there is one arena where I love to help: printables for their kiddos bedrooms. You can easily have solid color bedding and […]

Craft Room Color

craft room mood board 2013

So now that I have found a great piece of furniture for my craft room, I guess it’s time to finish the color on the walls. This is always my favorite part of a makeover… and the scariest. You already saw the light blueish green color behind my dresser, but I’m thinking of doing some big gray horizontal […]

Craft Room Progress + Storage

white sauder craft room dresser

Well I’m happy to say that the new craft room makeover is officially underway. Since we moved into the new house 6 months ago, I’ve desperately missed my own little creative space. And I think I’ve been dreading starting this new craft room since this old one will be a little hard to outdo… Since I […]

$100 Ace Gift Card Giveaway!


Happy Thursday everyone! I thought we could kick off the weekend right with a little giveaway from Ace Hardware. Yep, one lucky reader is going to win a $100 gift card to Ace Hardware, woot! So as you know I’m on the Ace Hardware blogger panel and get to partner with them each month on […]

10 Mattress Shopping Tips

three mattresses isolated

I’ve been doing a lot of mattress shopping recently. My husband and I are in desperate need of something new… our last one is 10 years old and a pillow top that is smushed and misshapen. To get to the middle of the bed feels like climbing Mt. Everest. Well in my search I decided to […]

Get Inspired: 10 Sunny Sun Rooms


There’s just something about Sun Rooms. Tons of windows, natural light beaming in… plus you can usually see playful furniture or colorful textiles. Really, anything goes in this space. So here’s 10 sunny Sun Rooms to brighten your day… Transitional Living Room by Chicago Interior Designers & Decorators Tom Stringer Design Partners Traditional Porch by […]