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We Paint!

Confession- fixing up your house whilst also running a business and managing a personal life is a lot. It doesn’t leave much down time for fun side hobbies, say blogging, and when time does free up binging Netflix on the sofa becomes incredibly appealing. That being said, I just returned from a much needed vacation… Continue reading We Paint!

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Sand it like you mean it…

I didn’t mean to disappear on you for that long. A mix of allergies, sinus infections, and bronchitis has decided to attack me this spring. On a completely separate thread from the intent of this blog, if anyone has any suggestions on remedies- I am all ears! Now back to my fixer upper! One of… Continue reading Sand it like you mean it…

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Let’s Take A Tour

The proper way to begin our home makeover journey is to show you what we’re workin’ with. The stats: 3 bedrooms 1 bath Detached laundry/ utility room combo 1375 square feet enormous yard Our little ranch has a lot of charm. It has it’s original hardwood floors (albeit in rough shape), a great layout, and… Continue reading Let’s Take A Tour

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The Louisiana Flood of 2016

This post is a mixture of heartbreak, awe, gratitude, and pride. This past weekend my hometown and state were devastated by massive flooding. South Louisiana is underwater and the news is not covering it. I have out of state family that was not even aware of the crisis situation that southern Louisiana currently finds itself… Continue reading The Louisiana Flood of 2016

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A Refashion Inspiration

I don’t think I have expressed my love for thrifting before on this blog. So here it is, I love thrifting. For me, thrifting started out of a need to furnish my apartment on the cheap, but has grown into a bit of a passion. Obviously saving money is a HUGE benefit, but I like that… Continue reading A Refashion Inspiration

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A Tale of Design

This story is one that is strange to tell. It started hopeful and ended with failure… sorry to blow the ending. Several years ago, 2009 to be exact, I began a business. The business idea was simple, make beautiful clothes and sell them. How could it go wrong?! Not being ready is the easiest answer I… Continue reading A Tale of Design

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Ready

My feelings at this moment are readiness. I wrote about not believing in clean slates for the start of each year at the beginning of 2015. I guess the beauty of posting your words on the internet for all to see is to be able to completely contradict yourself later. I am ready for 2016.… Continue reading Ready