Baby Boy’s Nursery Reveal

Our baby boy’s nursery has finally come together after many months of painting, planning, and organizing.  We recently updated the floors too and I couldn’t be happier with how everything has turned out.  (You can read about our experience with Select Surfaces flooring here.)  As a mom-to-be, having a well-groomed and organized nursery definitely eases some of the anxiety about … Continue reading

Select Surfaces Laminate Hardwood Flooring

***Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, but all opinions are 100% mine! Read my full Disclosure here*** Recently, we updated our living room with Sam’s Club Hardwood Floors.  After posting that article the flooring manufacturer, Select Surfaces, contacted me and they agreed to supply flooring for our nursery!  I was so excited for this opportunity to share with everyone, not … Continue reading

Rustic Industrial Power Room

After mixing my own custom paint color and foregoing the stripes of the past, our powder room has officially arrived at the destination of Rustic Industrial. When we first moved in one of the first rooms I painted was the powder room.  I wanted it to have some Wow factor and after seeing a similar version on the DIY channel … Continue reading

Sams Club Hardwood Floors

Well, we finally ditched the carpet!  Hooray!  I couldn’t be happier that we finally have hardwood floors.  Did I say finally?  Yes, finally, after almost 3 years in this house.  It was well worth the wait though and even if we still had to do the work ourselves, hardwoods beat out carpet any day. The surprise factor here is that … Continue reading

Coffee Table Update

Part of my living room update was updating, or adding a shelf to my coffee table.  It was such a simple project that I was able to complete it in less than a day using chalk paint and some scrap lumber.  I love this little addition because it adds some dimension to our coffee table and it’s also very functional … Continue reading

Mini Coupon Binder

Okay, so I am not an extreme couponer…I dream of it, but the reality is that I don’t have 10-12 hours per week to scour the stores for sales or jump in dumpsters for additional coupon inserts.  Props to those who do…I envy your stockpile.  However, I do enjoy saving and I do need a coupon binder…just on a smaller, … Continue reading

My DIY Wedding Journey

*Warning* THIS is a long, very long, DIY wedding post.  This post contains TONS of detailed photos and might get a little emotional and word-y when talking about my wonderful, imperfectly-perfect day. 🙂 Married for one month today.  I can’t believe it after being engaged so long and feeling like we would never have an actual wedding.  With my fiance … Continue reading

Pallet Projects

As part of the “wedding factory” as my fiance has dubbed it, I completed two pallet projects for us to display at the reception.  I actually got these pallets from the builders down the street who we re-doing a brick wall in our neighborhood.  They probably thought I was a little weird since they didn’t speak English and I was … Continue reading

Rustic Tic-Tac-Toe: Kids Wedding Activity

Our wedding is less than a month away and as the RSVP cards flow into our mailbox, it appears that there will be several kiddos under the age of ten.  I have thought about how to keep them occupied since they are more than welcome to attend.  We certainly don’t want them to be bored, nor do we want their … Continue reading