3 projects; 1 post. Tackling the foyer.

Would you believe me if I said I checked off THREE more projects from my to-do list?! Well, guess what? I did. For realz. I have now checked Projects 17, 18, and 22 off my list. What? Oh, you want to know what those projects are?! Okay, sure I'll elaborate. I have finished: Project 17: Replace light fixture in foyer. Project 18: Finish painting foyer. Project 22: Replace light bulb on front porch. Project 22 is a no-brainer so I don't have any "after" pictures for you. But Projects 17 & 18 were quite the ordeal, so I've got loads of photos of the process to … [Read more...]

Dining with some new Bling

When we moved into our home a little over a year ago, this is what our dining room looked like: Horrifying, I know. This room is affectionately known as "The Barny Massacre Room". We've come a long way, this room and me. I've made tons of progress so far on the room. I've painted, hung moulding, and refinished a table! But that chandelier has been on my hit-list since the day we moved in. If you've read this blog at all, you know that I'm totally head-over-heels obsessed with the West Elm Capiz Chandelier. I've been putting off purchasing it though because at 300 … [Read more...]