I’ve wanted to do a plant wall in this bathroom for about two years and it’s finally done! I have been eyeing beautiful plant walls on Pinterest, plotting and planning for this blank wall in our master bathroom. It has artificial and real plants. Here’s how I did it and where I got the plants: Step… Read More Plant wall in the bathroom
Clara’s favorite place at our local children’s museum is the play house. It has a kitchen, table, high chair, ironing board, food. She could play there for an hour, but her brothers never let her. So I thought I would try to recreate that space in her room with things we already had. And she loves it!… Read More Making a bedroom a playroom
The Ikea catalog is out! As usual, the styling is beautiful and imaginative. These are my favorites: Take a gander of the new catalog for yourself here. What are your favorites?
Bookshelves make a such a powerful impact in a room. They add interest, storage, organization, and color. I love them! The one I can’t stop buying is Ikea’s Kallax shelving unit. It’s pretty much perfect in my mind. It’s simple style can go in any room. It can stand vertically or horizontally. It comes in seven colors. And… Read More The Ikea shelving unit I can’t stop buying
My beige living room was driving me crazy, but I put off completing this room for budgetary reasons. We had too many other projects on the list when we moved into this house, but now I’ve figured out how to do it for under $700. Below is what my living room looked like to start with.… Read More Gallery wall behind TV in living room
I recently updated the art above our home office area with these black and white isolated images of birds. I was inspired by my four year old’s obsession with birds. We have to identify every bird we see — or imagine we see. I have to guess what bird he is by verbal clues, as well… Read More Bird art in home office/play area
I’m beginning to get a little bit more into cooking lately (I never thought those words would ever come out of my mouth), and spending more time in the kitchen has made me want to do a bit of organizing. Here’s what I’ve been up to: Bar stools We have this great bar area around our island,… Read More Organizing around the kitchen