House Tour, room makeover, storage and organization

Tiny Bathroom Makeover: DONE!

So. A long time ago in a makeover far, far away I started work on the teeny tiny bathroom just off my office. I got the ball rolling, got it pretty much all the way done and then, as I often do, got distracted by something sparkly. And there it sat. The most expensive makeover… Continue reading Tiny Bathroom Makeover: DONE!

House Tour, room makeover

The Room is so Tiny! What Could Go Wrong? Bathroom Remodel Update

My small bathroom remodel is.........progressing? Yes, that was a question mark. As I've mentioned I have a fixer upper house. Built in the 40s it boasts some cool details and beautiful floors. .....and some seriously quirky construction issues. Each time I tackle a project I can't escape the feeling that, although the lipstick has been… Continue reading The Room is so Tiny! What Could Go Wrong? Bathroom Remodel Update

House Tour, room makeover, Uncategorized

My House. What Were They Thinking? Bathroom Edition.

First off, welcome to the new folks who have traveled over from Thistlewood Farm! KariAnne, mistress of Thistlewood, very kindly featured my rolling pin bookends last Friday.  If any of you are ever featured on Thistlewood Farm I have the following advice: Beware the Power of the The Farm. If you are on the West… Continue reading My House. What Were They Thinking? Bathroom Edition.

DIY Furniture Projects, House Tour, storage and organization, Tutorials

How To Make a Space Saving Sliding Utility Wall

As you may have gathered from my last post I want everything to slide out. To me slide out drawers instead of lower kitchen cabinets are kind of like wheels on suitcases – why wasn’t that the design from the start!?  Why did I waste my youth schlepping heavy bags around and rummaging through dark,… Continue reading How To Make a Space Saving Sliding Utility Wall

House Tour, room makeover

It’s All About Storage – Pantry Makeover Update

The Great Pantry Makeover is done......almost. Have you noticed that all my room makeover posts contain the words "almost" and "sorta?" But really, is any room ever truly “done” in a house?  (I’m gonna say “no” because that makes me look less like a flake and more like a “it’s all about flow and change”… Continue reading It’s All About Storage – Pantry Makeover Update