Adjusting a Room

This post chronicles the tale of how one tiny room with two walls got a makeover.  No furniture, budget, or marriage was harmed in the making of this room. Here’s how our little dining room turned sitting room looked up until last week.  I realized it wasn’t working for us when one of our boys […]

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Thoughts on Thrifting

My mom and I love to go thrifting together.  Rarely do we have an agenda.  You simply cannot try to shop for a particular item when your shops are the local thrift/treasure shops. Some guidelines to keep in mind when thrifting buy with your heart–you don’t have to know exactly where something will fit in […]

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Giveaway Winners

The two winners of the last DaySpring Giveaway for a $50 gift certificate each: Melanie {no blog but, thehooksfam email–I emailed you} Alisa D @ While She Slept *** Shey B Giveaway $25 gift certificate winners:: comment winner: Jill @ The Averitt Fam twitter winner: Rachel @frugalandsimple winners: email me at nestergirl {at} gmail {.} […]

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Bird Watching

The Art of Hanging an Art Wall @ Isabella and Max Rooms 2×4 crafting @ How Does She Have you seen these sweet tea towels from The Shabby Chic Cottage?  I met Gina last week at Blissdom and I simply love her wares and if you have yet to visit her blog The Shabby Chic […]

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10 Minutes to a Room You’ll Love:: Part 1 Family Room

This is a repost from January 2009.  I enjoyed reading it again and I think you will too. Sometimes the things that make the biggest change in a room can take just minutes. You don’t have to purchase new furniture. Just make sure you are using what you already have to it’s fullest. You know, […]

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House, the Shop.

I got some comments from this post about my 75 cent little paintings that I’ve had for 15 years.  Some of you couldn’t believe that I keep stuff for that long.  And I do, if I’m emotionally attached to it.  However, there are also quite a few things that I get rid of. I had […]

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