DIY Project Updates: Kitchen Table and Fireplace

Table

You guys! I did it! I refinished my kitchen table and chairs for my summer project and it is finally complete with three weeks to spare 😉 Let me share with you a little about how I did it. We bought this kitchen table about 4 years ago at a yard sale. With three young kids I loved the bench and sturdiness of the table. Although I wasn’t crazy about the color, I figured one day I could change it. Here is the before… First of all, I couldn’t completely neglect my children all summer while I tackled this project so I decided to dedicate an hour every morning to work on it. […]

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On My Monday Monday: House Projects

We bought our home about 2 1/2 years ago and within hours of closing, the house looked like the picture above! We had high ambitions for our new little house and although we were not exactly sure what we were doing, we jumped right in. The first year in our home was filled with projects such as tearing out part of a wall, painting the kitchen cabinets, and creating some custom built-ins. It was exhausting doing most of these things ourselves with young kids but oh was it worth it! Here are a couple of before and after pics of some of our work… I’m sure any homeowner will agree that the list of […]

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