What To Do With Old Plaster Walls

Let’s talk about lath and plaster walls. When we moved into our 1916 house 4 months ago, I had no idea what I was going to do with the plaster walls. The walls and ceilings throughout the house were covered with 4 or more layers of wallpaper. I do not like wallpaper, and I also … Continue reading “What To Do With Old Plaster Walls”

Home Renovation Part 4

The renovation is really coming along at the house. We got a WHOLE lot completed last week, and are already flying into this new week. Our electrical was completed a couple days ago (happy dance!) and it is such a luxury to have outlets when we need them (instead of getting an extension cord for an outlet … Continue reading “Home Renovation Part 4”

Dining Room and Foyer Home Renovation Part 2

Oh Friends, I would be lying if I didn’t tell you this week has been a rough one. I am starting to see why people say that renovations are so hard. They mean emotionally. Between asbestos and lead dust scares, we have been pulling our hair out hoping we are keeping ourselves and our daughters … Continue reading “Dining Room and Foyer Home Renovation Part 2”

New House, New Projects – Home Renovation Part 1

Hello friends! It is time I updated you all on our life over here. As many of you know, this past summer my husband and I made the decision to sell our house and search for an old house that we could renovate.  It was a decision that was a couple years in the making. … Continue reading “New House, New Projects – Home Renovation Part 1”

Fresh Cut Christmas Trees Sign Craft Night

Ladies! Who doesn’t love a sign making craft night?! A couple of weeks ago I got a few friends together for a Christmas craft night. Our craft was a 2-part craft. The first night we assembled our signs and painted them. The second day we stenciled the wording to finish the signs. I found the … Continue reading “Fresh Cut Christmas Trees Sign Craft Night”

DIY Framed Botanical Greenery

Framed botanicals, am I the only one who thinks they are absolutely dreamy!? A few months ago I saw Jenna Sue frame some greenery from around her house as bathroom decor. I absolutely loved the idea! Last night we were out on a walk when we passed by a tree with gorgeous leaves, I immediately knew … Continue reading “DIY Framed Botanical Greenery”