Thrilling Thursday

For today's “Thrilling Thursday,” I found a lot, but not really decor. First of all, I didn't thrift the previous two Thursdays because my son was hospitalized one week, he's better now, and last week my daughter was promoted from middle school. This week, however, I found more clothes and books than anything else—insert tear … Continue reading Thrilling Thursday

Home Decor: Older Daughter’s Room

“Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It’s not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it’s when you’ve had everything to do, and you’ve done it” – Margaret Thatcher Boy is this ever so true because we, as in my husband, kids and I, painted for days to … Continue reading Home Decor: Older Daughter’s Room

Before: Our home, phase 1: The teardown. . .arrrrggggg

My husband and I purchased our home a little more than a year ago. We purchased it in dire conditions. Notice the --as I like to call it-- "dinosaur" wall in the middle of the two living rooms, the blue-green carpet, the multi-colored room, the standard oak kitchen cabinets and vinyl floors. Unbelievably, there was … Continue reading Before: Our home, phase 1: The teardown. . .arrrrggggg