DIY Craft Closet Office


As we are getting ready to pack up this house & move I realized that I had never really done a tour of my DIY craft closet office that is in the front guest bedroom. WHY? Because before a recent clean out it was quite a mess, but creativity is messy right? It’s still not […]

Mountain Smoke End Tables


A couple of weeks ago I asked on my Instagram & Facebook what color I should paint these lovely wood end tables. Some of you said white, very few said taupe, & the majority of you said to use the gray which was mountain smoke by Valspar. My instincts said to go white & play […]

DIY Rustic Bench


Hi friends! So, a few weeks ago I showed you our new “DIY small entryway”. By small, I mean small. Our house has an open floor plan so the little space by the door is the entryway we have to work with. Let’s not focus on how small it is, but instead make lemonade out […]

Buffet Makeover with DIY Chalk Paint


This is one of those projects that has been done for an entire year.. yes, a year, with out me blogging it. Sometimes I’m really bad at sharing projects that I do, but I get to blogging it eventually & that’s all that matters right? Well the backstory on this buffet is pretty simple. I […]

DIY Dining Room Buffet


Hi friends! I know so many of you have been asking for the DIY instructions for the DIY dining room buffet in our home & Mr. LMB was kind enough to blog all about it today over on {here}! I seriously love the simplicity of our buffet & how functional it is as well. You could […]

DIY Terrarium, The Best Gray Stain, & Faux Greenery


It’s no secret that I am obsessed with terrariums. Seriously, I love them & we have a few around our house. Yesterday I shared our spring dining room & the centerpiece of our buffet was a lovely shabby gray terrarium that I recently customized. I had almost sold the terrarium because I was a little […]

10 Painted Dressers You Can’t Miss!


I was sitting here tonight working on taxes with the husband & I was thinking of 50 other things that I would rather be doing. While I was daydreaming I got a strong urge to paint a piece of furniture. Recently I’ve been painting lots of walls & odds & ends, but painting furniture for […]

A New Chair & Spray Painted Legs


There has been an ongoing search in our household for quite sometime now for a new chair for our living room. We went through a few chairs in the corner in the living room, but always knew that they were temporary. This past week Mr. LMB & I  suddenly got the urge to really start […]

DIY Wood Pallet Clock


I was so mean last week & I showed our Simple Winter Entryway on the blog with a sneak peek of this DIY clock. Well, as promised here is the tutorial & the full reveal. This is such a simple project & it has a huge impact on the space that it is in. I came […]

DIY Card Catalog Drawers


Last week I gave a sneak peek to the DIY card catalog drawers that we made for our DIY entertainment center in or living room. Well, today I wanted to share the very simple tutorial for these drawers. You may not have an exact entertainment center like us, but you could make these drawers for […]

Project Sneak Peek: DIY Card Catalog Drawers


Remember our DIY TV Console { & yes we are putting the tutorial up soon along with a very fun announcement that we have been waiting to announce for a while now. It will be worth it trust me.} Anyways, you know nothing in our house ever stays the same for too long so you […]

Coffee Table Makeover- Part One


I mentioned in my DIY Ice bucket planter post that our living room was being over taken by the color brown. Brown rug, brown carpet, brown entertainment center, brown chair, & brown coffee table… It was getting bad. So I started operation illimiate brown. Now, of course there will still be some brown, I love […]

DIY Glass Top Makeup Vanity


Up until recently I have been using an antique desk in my makeup vanity closet. It worked for a while, but the antique desk wasn’t cutting it anymore. The drawers would stick & were hard to open, there was not enough storage, & it just wasn’t practical. Having looked for a while for the “perfect […]

DIY Clay Label Knobs


I have always been fascinated with messing around with clay & making things with it. There’s just one little thing, I’m not very good at it. After making things with clay I have a whole new appreciation for people who can make beautiful things with clay. Lucky for you and me this project doesn’t have […]

DIY Wire Spool & Metal Tub Coffee Table


As many of you know I revealed out back patio makeover on the Home Depot website last week. & now after the reveal I’m going to break down everything that we did for the space. In the reveal post I mentioned we wanted to thrift everything & not spend much money to re-do this space. […]

How To Paint Plastic Furniture & A Makeover

PicMonkey Collage

Another sneak peek of our patio space! I know, I’m such a tease. It happens. Anyways in the last post about the outdoor sofa makeover, I talked about how we wanted to do this patio makeover on a budget. Enter ugly beat up plastic chairs that I found at a local thrift store for a […]

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