Halloween is creeping up on us…. and one thing I’ve heard quite a few people say is that they would love to decorate but are lacking time. I totally get it! Between decorating for seasonal changes, then one holiday after another, and prepping for family gatherings, things can be a little stressful for even the best of us, but it doesn’t have to be. I promise!!! I’ve recently received some messages from the sweet folks who read my blog asking if I would share more how-to information and share more… View Post

I’ve been working on  DIY furniture project that I’ve over the past couple of weeks. It’s a makeshift hutch. Have you ever looked for a special little something for a certain spot and after a number of years –maybe ten- been frustrated with not finding exactly what you’re looking for? This is the story of my life up here in Alaska. In these parts, we aren’t exactly known for our amazing antiques or French inspired furniture. Hashtag- The Struggle is Real! I’ve been sharing glimpses of this little DIY project in… View Post

Welcome to Thursday Favorite Things! We have made a few changes to our wonderful party. We shortened the name, changed a few rules and we have some new images too. Join us every week as we party and share at the best link party in blog land! I hope ya’ll enjoy the features that I chose to share this week. The theme for this week is easy DIY home decor ideas. Julie from Live from Julies House shared her chalkboard door DIY with all the items that she used to… View Post

Last week at Thursday Favs brought awesome DIY barn door ideas and a variety of projects inspired by doors. Barn doors have been trending in home decor for quite some time and I don’t see evidence that this fashionable home trend will fall out of favor anytime soon. Look at all this barn door inspiration! Lyn from Repurposed for Life shared these beautiful French doors that she converted to a sliding barn door. The other matching door was used for her bathroom. I love the chunky old-world style handle that she… View Post

Here it is…. The DIY Wallpaper Tutorial that I promised you. If you missed it, please take a look at these posts Country Farmhouse Dining Table and Sneak Peeks.  This tutorial is for a temporary wall treatment. If you want to create a permanent custom wallpaper treatment, I will include sources where you can purchase the necessary tools and paste for permanent wallpaper. If you’re a renter, this is a perfect way to jazz up your walls, without damaging them. I will be sharing a variety of images where I used this wallpapered wall… View Post