As I hung the bird’s nest decor last week, it made me think about why I like nests and what they represent. To me, they symbolize that a home is not just a building or place you sleep at night. It should be a haven – a place you find refuge, encouragement and inspiration so[Read More…]
What is it about bird’s nests that are so inviting? Maybe it’s the hint of spring or the thought of something new and wonderful on the horizon. This post will help you implement some bird’s nest decor ideas in your home as well as make your own DIY framed nest art.
A well-meaning lady in the grocery store saw my daughter and said to me “enjoy every moment”. Little did she know my daughter was in the midst of battling a chronic illness. If you find yourself filled with frustration when someone utters those words, I hope this post will provide you with some encouragement.
For those of you that want the look of chalk paint without the cost and hassle, I’ve found a process that gives you the same look but with a much cheaper and durable finish (Why I Don’t Use Chalk Paint on Furniture). With my better alternative to chalk paint, you can even achieve the aged[Read More…]
When I saw this antique secretary, something about it seemed familiar. The broken hinges, deep scratches, rough surface and outdated stain meant it would be destined for the trash heap unless it could be re-purposed and transformed. How Can God Change Your Life? Then, I realized what we had in common… This desk had as[Read More…]
Chalk paint has a well-known reputation as a better alternative to more conventional painting methods. Many argue it has fantastic coverage without the hassle of sanding and priming. With these claims, who wouldn’t want to use it? However, it didn’t take much experimenting to find a process that yields a better result with less effort[Read More…]