Archive for March, 2011
While we wait for the bathroom to come together, I thought I’d give you a look inside our family room. This is where we watch TV and movies, read…it’s also the room I’m writing to you from right now. When we moved into this house, this was the only room on the main level with [...]
Run, don’t walk, to the grocery store and buy this brownie mix. Grab a pint of vanilla ice cream, too. Make a batch and eat them while they’re still warm. Perfect blend of chewy with crispy edges. Brownie heaven. Got a sweet tooth? Try berry crisp, chocolate mug cake or easy cinnamon bread.
Pin·terest (pĭn’trĭst): n. a social catalog to collect and share things you love Pin (pĭn): n. an item you post to a pinboard Pin·board (pĭn·bôrd): n. a visual collection of things you love ____ There are so many wacky and wonderful things these days on Pinterest. Like instructions for making a heart-shaped egg. Pinned here. [...]
Sprinkle some stars on cakes or cookies. Put some in a cocktail for some extra shimmer. Heck, these could even fancy up your morning oatmeal. Available here.
Pin·terest (pĭn’trĭst): n. a social catalog to collect and share things you love Pin (pĭn): n. an item you post to a pinboard Pin·board (pĭn·bôrd): n. a visual collection of things you love ____ This week I’m inspired by the sunshine we’ve (finally) been seeing. A bright and happy craft spot. Pinned here. Found here. [...]
After lots and lots (and lots) of thinking. I’m feeling good about white cabinets for our master bathroom. Remember this photo? It was by far my favorite inspiration room and for awhile I was really leaning toward dark wood. But the real reason this photo was calling my name is the contrast in the room [...]
No need to hit the drive-thru today. Celebrate St. Patty’s day with this Shamrock Shake recipe you can make at home. Make At Home Shamrock Shake Recipe 3 cups vanilla ice cream 1 3/4 cups milk (1% or 2%) 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract Green food coloring if you want to be really authentic (not necessary though) Blend all [...]
Based on Saturday’s inspiration photos, I put together a few design boards to help me decide the final look of the master bathroom. Option 1: First we have to decide on the materials for the cabinets and the counter top. This option shows a walnut stain on the cabinet with a light, stone-like counter top. [...]
Pin·terest (pĭn’trĭst): n. a social catalog to collect and share things you love Pin (pĭn): n. an item you post to a pinboard Pin·board (pĭn·bôrd): n. a visual collection of things you love ___ I’m feeling a bit Irish this week aren’t you? Wear this so you don’t get pinched. Pinned here. Found here. Think [...]
Our master bathroom is functional. But that’s about it. The time has come to make it into something more. I’ve never updated a bathroom start to finish. Have you? I’ll be honest it’s a bit overwhelming. But I’m going to take it one step at a time and share with you as I go. Hope [...]