Monthly Archive:: April 2011


French-Shabby Chair Makeover

                               The kids are back in school after a very fun-filled Spring Break, and I’m back to working on my craft room makeover.  As I’ve mentioned before, progress is slow, as I’m trying to complete this project with very little money out of pocket.  I’m mainly re-purposing things I already have, sewing


Craft Room Update

Progress has been slow in the craft room makeover, but I thought I would share a few pictures of the progress that has been made. My inspiration came from this floral fabric, that for some reason can’t quite seem to find a permanent location in my home (ah-hem, hubby thinks it’s too


RX for the Soul

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.” - Albert Camus


Pretty Spring Mantel

Hello,  I hope you are having a wonderful Wednesday!  I just wanted to put together a quick post so I could join the Easter Mantel party over at Censational Girl. My mantel has been neglected for quite some time so I shopped my house and found a few things to pretty it


A Cozy Sewing Room with Charm

Good morning, I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  Mine was one of those action packed weekends, full of family activities and chores around the house.  Not very relaxing, but necessary! With one week left before my kiddos are out of school for Spring Break, I’m feeling the pressure to get


RX for the Soul

“Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you will look back and realize they were the big things.” -Unknown


Command Central Gallery Wall

Last week, in an attempt to clear out the loft  for its transformation into a craft room, (read about it here) I found the inspiration I needed to complete a mini-makeover on another area of our house.  I love when that happens!  The area I refer to is actually the staircase wall where


RX for the Soul

“Be calm, be strong, be grateful.” -Unknown


Time for a Proper Craft Room

Wow, where did the month of March go?  Is it just me or did it fly by at supersonic speed?  I’m thinking that April is the month I’m going to attack my next big project!  New month = new craft room!  The house we are currently living in has a quirky loft area