You know the one. The project that isn’t just an idea in your head, it’s a half-done eyesore you’ve been putting up with forever. But for some reason it seems easier to ignore, then to finish.
You come up with every possible excuse. Some of them are pretty convincing. Meanwhile, you think about it a [...]
I know somewhere along the way someone told you it is rude to talk about money. Well, we are going to do it anyway. Because it’s important. Screw etiquette.
There is no simple answer to this question. It will vary greatly from household to household. But we all like a good rule of thumb, right?!
In his [...]
You walk into the Home improvement store with a swell in your chest knowing you finally picked the perfect paint color. As you near the paint counter, you wonder where the swatches went? Maybe they moved them? But they are no where to be found.
You were just dropping in, like many times before, on [...]
The room is *almost* done. You think. But maybe you’re not sure. Will it ever really be done?
When is enough enough?
There is always more you could do, more you could add, more inspiration to steer you a different way. So, it makes sense to think that decorating is never really finished.
While your [...]
I worked my butt off the other day, rearranging the entire living room all by myself. I dragged our 100″+ couch into it’s new spot. I moved our beloved Bo to a prime window spot with a great view of the TV. I turned the rug to align with [...]
I hear it over and over again…
It doesn’t feel finished I don’t know how to pull a room together Something is missing I can’t put my finger on it It just feels off
Here’s the thing, you probably aren’t missing anything.
You just don’t know how to use what you’ve already got.
Most people [...]
How many chores are on your cleaning list?
Probably more than you would like. And you have to do them over and over and over again. Unfortunately, most cleaning chores are a fool’s errand. As soon as you get the kitchen all sparkly, it’s time to make dinner.
What if there was just one thing [...]
I put my power tools away, hung up my paint brush, and stopped going to the thrift store.
I used to see something cute at a store and my first thought wasn’t, “Oh, cute. How much is that?” My first thought is, “Hmmm, I wonder how I could make that.” Seriously, before I even know [...]
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