Updating My Patio Set

Hey there!  I love a good summer BBQ, swim party or just hanging out on the patio with family and friends!  We bought a patio set about 2 years ago and between the hot, Texas sun and chlorine, our table and chairs were looking awful.  I couldn’t let them welcome in summer with faded, flat {…Read More…}

Repaint Furniture with 1 Little Box!!!

HI friends! I am SO excited to share this new product with you guys! Most of the questions that we get asked each day are about repainting and revamping furniture.  One of our very favorite brands has answered all of those questions in one small box! Our great friends over at Rust-Oleum have made such {…Read More…}

Bathroom Makeover

Hey there!  I am so happy to finally get around to my guest bathroom.  I haven’t done a thing to it since we moved in 3 years ago and it’s the one room we have the most visitors to! This is the before…. I don’t like the paint color, there is no natural light and it looks like {…Read More…}

Distress Paint with Vaseline!

Hey friends!  Thanks so much for all of your sweet comments and pins on our Mason Jar Planter Box we made our Meme. As promised I am back to share a quick, easy and of course cute paint method to get that perfect “shanty” finish! This is so simple and really fun to do!  You {…Read More…}

DIY Board and Batten Kitchen Island

Hey there!  So, for the past 2 years, I have been trying to add more custom features to our home.  This week I tackled our kitchen island even though it wasn’t in my plans for a few more months. See that pretty circle on the left?  That’s the reason for the early revamp:)  Long story short….I {…Read More…}

My $100 Makeover!

Oooooh it feels so good to be back!!! First, we want to thank all of you for your patience as we got the site back up. We outgrew our old site, and we are so happy to be back up and running again!! Recently I was challenged by Apartment Guide to revamp a space with {…Read More…}

Painting Bedroom Furniture

Hey guys!  I have had a lot of questions on how I painted my bedroom furniture.  Here is the before…. We bought this furniture when we were married (almost 9 years ago) and it was time for a change!  I love the lines in the headboard and I was not ready to fork over $$$ {…Read More…}

I Heart Nap Time’s Chalkboard Revamp

Hey guys! I’m Jamielyn from I {heart} Nap Timeand I’m SO excited to be here today and share with you this magnetic chalk board I recently revamped. I’m a mom to 2 chubbies just under two years apart. Addicted to chocolate, pinterest & my iphone. I love to blog about home projects on a budget, {…Read More…}

Cheap Bathroom Mirror Frame

Hey guys!  Just thought I’d show you what I’ve been working on! I’ve been working on my master bathroom this week.  So far, I have painted the walls a pretty green color to match a waverly fabric that I picked out for my master bedroom and framed my gigantic mirror!  Here is the before…. I {…Read More…}

Redoing the Dining Chairs

Hey guys! Hope you all had a great weekend!  We had a beautiful one here in Texas, and I’m back to share my revamped dining chairs! Here are what they have looked like for the last two years… They aren’t horrible but I have had the itch to lighten things up in there. I started {…Read More…}

Dining Table Redone!

Hey guys! I wanted to show you guys the next step in my dining room overhaul.  I spent the last few days revamping the dining room furniture.  Here is how I did my table… You guys remember the before?? The top of the table was stained wood but it had a red cast to it {…Read More…}

Painting my Walls Gray!

What’s going on guys?? I have been crazy busy this week revamping my dining room.  I got the itch… And decided to scratch it.  I was afraid it may not come back if I didn’t! I have a picture of the dining room that I took 2 years ago.  The photo is a bit dark {…Read More…}

Lamp Revamp for my Ladies

Hey friends!  With the never ending ridiculous temperatures here in Texas, I have been focusing more of my time on indoor projects.  Today I tackled a lamp for my oldest girls’ room. I had this old lamp that used to be on my bedside table. I love the lines of it and knew a little {…Read More…}

Cute Storage Boxes… Just about FREE baby!

Hey friends!! I used yesterday’s disgusting temperatures as an excuse to stay inside and get an indoor project done.  I recently made the cubby systems for the baby’s room and for the playroom.  I bookmarked a fab idea I saw on another blog a while back and have been waiting to copy since.  I got {…Read More…}

Laundry Room Make Over

I jump around projects like crazy!  I just start working on whatever sounds fun at the  moment so this week I tackled more of my laundry room. If you remember my last Laundry Room post this is what I started with… This is where I’m at now!  Not done but getting there!  I added crown molding {…Read More…}

Revamping My Picture Wall!

I am in the middle of “musical rooms” at my house with the new baby on the way which also involved moving the kids playroom.  I have spent the last few weeks building, revamping and painting this area.  My latest project was changing up the old frame wall.  I showed you guys how I fabric {…Read More…}


Hey guys!  Hope you all had a great weekend! I spent mine with Bapa getting the nursery closet just about finished.  I thought I would share some of the progress! So… Here we go! This was the boys getting ready to set up the shelving unit in the middle of the closet.  When we started {…Read More…}

Made this Without the Hubby… But Not my Stepdad!

Hey guys! Hope everyone is having a great Summer!  We decided to take a break from the party this month with school just getting out.  In honor of that, I decided to show you guys what I have been working on without the hubby.  I definitely had help from Bapa though! I will be turning {…Read More…}

The Craft Closet Finished

Well… Almost finished. I have gone through almost all of my stuff and have it put away so I thought I would share. I can’t tell you how happy it makes me to look in this closet.  I love that I have all of my stuff in one place and it’s easy to get to {…Read More…}

My New Craft Closet…

Hey everyone! Hope you all had a great weekend and Memorial Day.  I feel like I got more done today than I have the last 4 months.  Pregnancy. With little bit on the way, I decided it might be time to find a place to put him.  This seems like an easy task, but for {…Read More…}

No Sew Storage Baskets

Hi friends:)  I’m back to share a tutorial for the baskets I made for my Washer/Dryer Pedestal!  I can’t sew and don’t intend to learn anytime soon so I made these with my trusty hot glue gun. I started by purchasing these Willow baskets from Wal-Mart.  I chose them because they were the right size {…Read More…}

Changing a Faucet DIY

I am beginning to learn that I have quite the knack for picking the most inopportune time to start projects and this one might take the cake!  It’s Mothers Day and we are 2 hours from hosting a family cook-out for 24.  Suddenly, I get the bright idea to install (for the very first time {…Read More…}

My New Paint Method

Hey guys!  I will keep this post short and sweet because that is just what it is. Whoop! 🙂 I learned this idea from my super talented father-in-law awhile back and I just now tried it out.  I love it. My first step was to put on my base coat.  I wanted the distressed part {…Read More…}

My Shanty Pillows

Hey guys!  I wanted to quickly show you how I created my lace pillows I showed you in my Master Bedroom post. I originally sewed the euro shams I used with my last bedding.  I wanted to somehow reuse these shams and just cover the fronts which led me to these. I found a great {…Read More…}

Changing My Bedding White

Hey everyone!  I’m going against my norm and showing you a project I have yet to finish.  It’s getting there though.  I recently ran across some Pottery Barn bedding pictures that gave me an itch to change up my bedroom.  I love white bedding.  I love Pottery Barn white bedding.  But, with a $400 price {…Read More…}

Craigslist Goodie

Truth be told, I get way to much of a thrill off of a great Craigslist find!  Finding the perfect piece, making sure it’s still available and then bargaining is a total adrenaline rush! This old trunk is one of my FAVORITE finds! She used to look like this… And she lived right here in {…Read More…}

My Shanty Slipcover

I would like to preface this post by saying that this is indeed a shanty slipcover.  That’s how I roll.  So… For those of you that are here to learn the “professional” way you can just read this for your own humor 🙂 I showed you guys my brown corduroy rocker that I slipcovered for {…Read More…}

A Little Lamp Revamp

Hey friends! Thanks for being patient with us as we revamped things a bit over here! In my effort to ‘love doing laundry’ I decided that my newly painted laundry room needed a little lamp!  I rescued this little lamp over a year ago from someone’s goodwill box and it has been waiting for a {…Read More…}

Laundry Room & A Giveaway!!

I have just a few more projects I am working on for my laundry room but I wanted to show you guys where I’m at now! So… After priming and painting my cabinets I let everything dry overnight and used my ScotchBlue Edge Lock tape on them. ScotchBlue recently sent me some of this awesome {…Read More…}

Painting My Cabinets Gray…

Hey guys!  Happy Sunday! I wanted to share my latest project with you. I recently had an itch to revamp my laundry room.  I decided that if I changed it up a bit it might make me fall in love with doing laundry… I’ll let you know how that works out for me 😉 Here {…Read More…}