Small Changes in the Entryway
I tend to be so unorganized in the winter, leaving things wherever they lay. Such was the case with the buffet in the foyer. It had become a dumping ground ever since I left it un-styled after the holidays. Now it's pretty and fresh again, waiting for spring to arrive.
The Card Kitty (card holder for playing card games) - free sewing tutorial — SewCanShe | Free Sewing Patterns and Tutorials
Sew a DIY card holder that makes it easy to see your cards, and easy to play! This easy sewing project makes card games possible for little people and big people who have trouble with a handful of cards. We especially love it for games like Phase 10 where you need to look at a lot of cards at once.
Sunny small apartment in Santa Monica
This small apartment is located in Santa Monica, CA. Despite its dimensions, it has a sunny and bright interior. The apartment measures 480 square feet
How to Hang a Curtain Rod and BLACK+DECKER Drill Giveaway
I was browsing the home section of Target the other day and overheard two women talking. One woman was gushing over some pretty curtains and asked her friend if she should buy them along with a new curtain rod for her living room. I approved of her choice and wished I could see her living room :). But then something strange happened. She took the curtains out of her cart, placed them back on the shelf, and pouted to her friend that her husband wouldn't hang the curtain rod for her in a…
Feature Friday: Southern Living Idea House in Senoia, GA - Southern Hospitality
You all are in for a FUN treat today! Wait til you see this house. I got an invitation to preview the Southern Living Idea House down in Senoia, GA (south of the airport) last week and I wasn’t sure what to expect when I saw that it is a restored farmhouse. It did not Read More
DIY Framed Mirror Tutorial - The House of Smiths
I’ve seen lots of great framed out mirror’s lately! And I wanted to share mine that I finished a few weeks ago, in the girls’s bathroom. I LOVE the way it turned out! Here’s how we did it! Without ANY nails… As far as the wood supplies, we bought some thick baseboard (I think it…
DIY Tutorial: Painting Evenly Spaced Gray Stripes on an Accent Wall - The House of Smiths
I promised you a striped tutorial, did I not? Well, I aim to please, so let’s get on with it! Here are the list of items I used for my stripes… Since I wanted the stripes on this accent wall to be softer and a bit more feminine, I decided to go with even spaced lines…
6 Components to a Well-Functioning Landing Strip
As we move into the fall and then the winter with its coats and packages, a good landing strip increases in value as the key to a well-functioning home. It’s a place to put things when you come in and a place to put things that you want to remember to take with you when you go out. We’ve learned that you don’t need very much space to have one that works.
Best Virginia mountain vacation areas? NEED ADVICE (Roanoke, Lynchburg: rent, motels) - (VA)
Every year my wife and I retreat to the mountains to get away from the rat race here in south florida. Sometimes twice a year. We seem to take the