From my last post, I mentioned how difficult painting the cupboards turned out to be. This was the old cupboards sans doors. This picture below is how the kitchen we saw the first time before we bought it. That’s all the previous owners crap. Then we added countertops . We were thinking of painting the… Continue reading Catching Up
When we bought this house, we knew that pretty much everything had to be updated. We had already scrubbed the heck out of the kitchen and replaced all the nasty appliances but the cabinets were oak although dark so we decided to paint them to brighten up the room. I went to Lowes and picked… Continue reading Kitchen Updating
Last week, I went to my daughters house to help her with her first garage sale on her own. Several neighborhoods in her area were all having subdivision sales so we thought it would be great. However; Mother Nature decided to go berserk and not just rain, but pour. Here in Mo, roads were… Continue reading May Sunshine
This table setting was for a previous Easter at my old house. I’m not sure I remember why I had left those trees in the background. I was is ongoing an old lace tablecloth with a bunny runner. I used a spring style plate topped with blue Salas plate and cabbage style bowl with… Continue reading Past Easter
If you’re like me and you’re in the midwest, the weather has been crazy , one minute is cold the next is hot. Today, I had the windows open and tomorrow is supposed to rain. Easter is about resurrection and while it’s fun to decorate with adorable little bunnies , I never forget the real… Continue reading Happy Easter please stay warm
Last post I shared my small towns St Patrick’s day celebration with parade. Now it’s time to share some of my own ways of celebrating. St Patrick’s is not a huge Holiday for us so I keep it pretty simple. The older I get, the more simpler my decor becomes. For the first time, I… Continue reading Irish Decor at Home
I am part Irish so I love St. Patrick’s day. I remember having to wear green as not to get pinched in school. I still wear green on that day to show my spirt and of course to ward off any possible pinching. The St Patrick’s day parade is a big deal in our… Continue reading Feeling Lucky?