Our pirate playroom is coming along. The boys have fully embraced playing in the space, thanks to us moving all their legos in (and banning them from returning to the rest of the house). Those little suckers hurt when you step on them. Now we only have to risk it when we are on our [...]
This is the story of a toy that no longer appealed to our kids…that almost ended up in the donation pile…but was spared by a last-minute makeover.
I think nearly every family with kids under the age of 5 have a play kitchen and can probably relate to this story.
We were [...]
I am swimming in projects over at the Teal & Lime house. My garage and my dining table are proof that I have lots of great projects in the works, but nothing quite ready to share yet. Instead, today I am going to share some amazing work of one of my clients.
A gallery wall is a great inexpensive way to fill up all the empty wall space in a playroom. I knew we needed a gallery wall in the pirate playroom to fill the wall space near the entry to the room and to expand upon the pirate theme. I wanted our gallery wall to be [...]
We are knee-deep in creating a fun gallery wall for the playroom. We’ve got the placement squared away, but still need to put pictures in frames and do some finishing touches. A full reveal will be coming soon. But, first, let’s take a closer look at some art we made for the gallery wall.
This week I am busy running my son to and from the U of M campus in Minneapolis. He is in a “future stars” baseball camp. There are few things in the world cuter than watching 5 year olds play baseball. With the limited time this week, I was in need of a quick and [...]
Thank you all for the sweet comments on the playroom mural. I can’t wait to whip the rest of the room in shape and show you how the mural wraps around the room. To hold you over until then, I want to share my secrets behind [...]
Many, many years ago, before I even had kids, I saw an idea in a magazine that I fell head over heals for. It was an amazing mural wrapping a child’s room. Unlike realistic looking murals, this one was a silhouette. At eye-level the room changed from green below to white above. The demarcation was [...]
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