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Guest Project — $7 Yard Sale Nightstand Makeover!!

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Hey Y'all!  I'm Myra from The Casabella Project and My Blessed Life.  I'm thrilled to be here at Tatertots and Jello!  {Thank you, Jen!!} I'm a yard sale, thrift shop, spray paint, craft and decor junkie and I'm excited to share my yard sale nightstand makeover with you! … [Read more...]

Painting my door and stenciling a rug for my front porch!!

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I painted my front door! It used to be this brown color. This picture is a couple years old and you can see even then there were some nicks in the paint. Suffice to say -- it needed a new paint job pretty badly!! I decided to go with black because it's classic. But my porch needed something to go with the new paint job. I have loved Cutting Edge Stencil's Houndstooth Stencil from the first … [Read more...]

Christmas Cookie Exchange, a Party Craft Idea and some winners!

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It was so fun meeting new friends Tuesday at my Holiday Cookie Exchange. Thank you to everyone who came. And for those of you who couldn't come, I am hoping to make this an annual party, so maybe you will be able to join us next year! … [Read more...]

My Family Picture Wall Makeover

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I have a built-in nook in my family room. I’ve never done much with it since we have lived here. Then I got my new canvas from the Canvas People and knew that I wanted to do something fun with that space. … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Create a Festive Candy Cane Holiday Sign!

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Hi Tatertots and Jello Readers!! I'm so excited to be here today. My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. Flamingo Toes is my place to share sewing, crafting, and jewelry tutorials - as well as pretty much anything that pops into my head. Some of my favorite things to do are knockoffs - and that is what we are doing today! I have a fun Christmas Sign tutorial for you - my Candy … [Read more...]

My Pennant Pantry — plus a couple cool things!

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I had a terrible sinus infection last week, and got all hyped up on Sudafed. On Friday night at eleven-o-clock I thought it would be an awesome idea to rip my pantry apart and paint it. So that's what I did. … [Read more...]

Guest Project – Old Hutch to Fabulous Beadboard Shelf!

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  I'm Charity, and a fairly new blogger.  Come for a visit at All Things Beautiful. Thanks goes to Jen for accepting me to be a guest on her blog!  It's really too bad I couldn't get on here sooner, as I have had too much time on my hands wondering what kind of project I could show you.  My mind was full to the point of overwhelmed, when I finally came to the realization that I just … [Read more...]

Decorating Inspiration: Blue Crush

There's something about shades of blue that are so classic, so summery. I am slowly transforming my home into a brown and blue theme. It started with my bedroom and has progressed downstairs into my living room. Blue: The color of the sky and the ocean, blue is one of the most popular colors. It causes the opposite reaction as red. Peaceful, tranquil blue causes the body to produce calming … [Read more...]

Favorite Thing Wednesday: New Paint!

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(shot of living room and wall that goes up to the 2nd level) The painters are here working hard. The main entry and upstairs landing are pretty much done. The family room is almost done and they are starting on the kitchen tomorrow. (shot of wall in family room and wall that goes up to the second level) (shot of main hallway going into the family room) Meanwhile -- this is what my … [Read more...]

Painting in Progress!

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Sorry -- I don't have much to post today. The painters have been here since yesterday morning working on my walls. I will take some pictures tomorrow. I have also been working on something for "Creative Fridays" -- I think it will be cute. I hope you are all having a great day! … [Read more...]