DIY quilt repair when you’re not a quilter 

My nephew called me the other day and asked if I could repair his quilt. I have only made a few attempts at quilting in my entire life, but I was willing to give it a go. He bought a puppy a few years ago, and the puppy had chewed[Read more]

How To Love Where You Live (And Why It Matters)

This post contains affiliate links  If you have ever felt like moving would solve your problems, like the next home would be the house where you could finally be settled, happy, and live the life you were meant to live, then this post is for you. Or if you already currently[Read more]

Entertainment Center Styling

If you are looking to style a bookcase, decorate an entertainment center, or are having trouble blending elements in your decor, read on to see this easy way to style and beautify this focal point in your home. I painted this oak entertainment center a few months ago, intending to[Read more]

Java Gel Stain kitchen table makeover DIY

A long time ago, I had only one child and our kitchen table was a $5 garage sale find of laminate tabled and golden-vinyl chaired fabulousness. When we were ready to purchase a new kitchen table that would be a little less 70s, we went to an oak lover’s paradise[Read more]

Easy Thrifted Lamp Makeover

I had the opportunity to decorate my first baby girl nursery for my daughter a few years ago, and it was everything I hoped it would be, except I was great with child (my picture is under that definition somewhere), had an unhappy teenage roommate to accommodate, and had a[Read more]

Office Chair Slipcover DIY

I have an old, blue office chair. It has never matched my office decor, and I have never bothered to try to update it. I recently began teaching sewing lessons to a girl I know, and I didn’t want her sitting on a gross chair, though. I had bought a[Read more]