DIY Deck Painting+Repairs

Whew. Repairing and repairing our deck was a huge undertaking that took a lot of blood, sweat and tears. Above is after all the TLC and I couldn’t love it more. But let’s go back in time and I’ll share the home improvement process. It was painted in dark brown and the original dark color […]


Welcome to the bedroom I custom designed for my son… and then my daughter requested to swap rooms with him. To share a progress update in this room is a little lengthy – it’s been painted once but decorated twice! I made some tweaks to go from a rustic masculine space to a feminine bohemian […]

DIY Drop Cloth Curtains

Over the years I’ve used drop cloths as curtains in different ways in different settings.  I love their natural color. I love the woven texture. I love how neutral they are. I love their price tag- about $10 per panel.                               […]

DIY Faux Brick Wall

Have you ever wished for an aged, white washed brick wall SOMEWHERE in your home?  I really wanted to bring some old world brick to my home and decided on a large plain wall in our upstairs hall in our Florida house. We had a new construction home with ZERO architectural interest so I was […]