It’s no secret, I love to paint accessories and furniture……walls not quite as much. This client project was perhaps my most challenging to date with the exception of my son’s antique desk. My client was given an antique bedroom suit from a family member. Her hope was to use it in her little girl’s room. She wanted antique white so we decided on Old White from Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Generally, you really have no to minimal prep work
I’d love to thank my amazing friend, Debbie from Refresh Restyle for inviting me to participate in the Blogland Tour. You can read all about Debbie’s Blogland Journey HERE. Even before I became friends with Debbie, I admired her style. Debbie teaches us many techniques like how she repainted this beautiful farm table. She sews!!! I just love how Debbie combined fabrics for her back porch. Debbie also shares crafts and recipes. But her talent lies in the beautiful
Many of us struggle with sleep……falling asleep and staying asleep are the main culprits. I don’t see how my husband does it…..his head hits the pillow and within a few short minutes…..I hear that deep breathing. Seriously!! I won’t lie…..it makes me frustrated and envious! So I toss and I turn…….I worry about whether I will ever fall asleep! I’ve read many articles in magazines and online. I’ve even discussed this with my friends. It seems to be a pretty
**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian** Did you know that August is National Olive Oil Month? I’ve been a consumer of olive oil for years! I keep it right by the stove for easy cooking access. Honestly, I grab the olive oil before butter when cooking. It’s much healthier, and I don’t have to grab it from the fridge! Since National Olive Oil Month is upon us, Pompeian is celebrating by launching the Pompeian Pledge! It’s
I hope everyone is enjoying their summer. I was at the Haven DIY Blogger Conference in Atlanta last week and pretty much decided to take this week off. There was just so much information to absorb and lots at home to get caught up on. Next week, regular posts will resume. Speaking of the Haven Conference…..I finally got to meet my lovely friend Kelly from Southern California. She blogs at My Soulful Home. Don’t you just love that blog name!
**This is a sponsored post by Our Southern Home for Ryobi Outdoors. I was provided product. All opinions are my own. My opinion….Ryobi Rocks!!** We’ve just returned from our beach vacation. Loads of fun…even survived Hurricane Arthur on the North Carolina Coast. After being away for a week, the patio had quite a bit of debris. From what I hear, we had a few storms while away. I’ve been using this blower for a couple of months now, and it