An Accent Wall Surprise

***An Accent Wall Surprise*** Do you ever look at Luxury Hotels and wish one day you could stay there?  I imagine myself wrapped up in a cushy robe,  laying in a cozy bed with lush bedding,  enjoying the posh interior while looking through floor to ceiling glass doors onto the balcony.   Looking through the doors the crash of the ocean waves hit … [Read more...]

Guest Bedroom Inspiration

I still can't believe we are nearing the end of January.  How the heck did that happen?  I've broken just about every resolution this year already!  What about you?  One of my resolutions last year was to finish my guest bedroom, so I thought why not tackle it this year?  Ha!  Seriously though, it's going to get done.  This year... this … [Read more...]

Easy Christmas Garland

***Easy Christmas Garland*** Are you ready for next week?  It's Christmas already, and if you are anything like me, you still have shopping to do, Christmas cards to send, and cookies to make.  Okay, where the heck did all the time go?  Every year it's a mystery how Christmas day sneaks up on me. The kiddos are going to be out of school and what … [Read more...]

Pool Color and Design Choices

***Pool Color and Design Choices*** Hello again!  This is going to be the last post of the Build Your Own Pool Series.  I am going to let you know other details about our backyard in the future, but the pool is almost finished and I have some pretty great things in the works  right now.  I am excited to share with you what is happening inside the … [Read more...]

Build Your Own Pool Series

Good morning. I hope you are enjoying the build your own pool series.  If you aren't building a pool, I hope you find the process fascinating.  While embarking on this pool building journey, I found there wasn't a place to get step by step details.  I spent hours upon hours researching and trying to "figure it all out" as I went.  That is why I am … [Read more...]

Build Your Own Pool Before and After

***Build Your Own Pool Before and After***   Remember how I was going to take you on the pool building journey and wait to show after pictures?  Well,  I couldn't wait any longer.  Why keep you in suspense?    If you wanted to see how we did it ourselves, don't worry.  I'll still take you through the journey, and if you are building a … [Read more...]

Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan and an Early Christmas Present

Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan and an Early Christmas Present   It's beginning to look a lot more like Christmas around here.  The tree is decorated (by my kids of course) and the stockings are hung.  The lights sparkle in and out as we get ready to celebrate that important day - Christmas.  This year I wanted to give … [Read more...]

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