Archives for January 2013

You Can Never Have Too Many Jell-O Molds

Well, thank you, everyone for your attempts at guiding me in a reasonable direction regarding my basement interior design dilemma. I'm ignoring all of you. Not really.  I just thought it would be funny to say that! I have decided that I will return the blue glass lamps and get the mercury glass lamps I had my eye on...if they're still … [Read more...]

How To Install Wall Tile….Not!

This is not a blog post on how to install wall tile.  If you've read my blog at all you will know that I'm not qualified to teach anything. Really. 1.) I'm impatient. 2.) I don't read directions. (usually) 3.)  I tend to do thing backasswards. 4.) I'm pretty darn klutzy. 5.) I'm ridiculously messy while doing a project. 6.) … [Read more...]

(Not Quite) 50 Shades of Gray in my basement

This is my monthly entry in:   I'm told it didn't have to appear on a Tuesday.  So there. I think I have interior design ADD.  You may laugh and think it's funny, but I'm worried. This is serious. My basement TV room needs some serious work.  I mean, it's really scary down there.  So, I've begun working on it...kinda. I … [Read more...]

Thank you!

I wanted to take a moment to thank those of you who read my blog every day and are kind enough to leave a comment.  You'll never know how much it means to me that you are willing to take the time to leave me encouragement. It's HUGE!! It never fails to surprise me that for every "unsubscribe" I get, I get an email on the same day with the most … [Read more...]

“Simply Spray” Painted Chair is Finished! Boy, was that easy!

Yay!  It's finished and I gotta say, I love it! The first coat of Simply Spray charcoal paint I gave the chair cushions came out slightly blotchy, so I ordered another can and waited impatiently for it to arrive.  Check out the before here. The second coat evened out all of the blotchy areas and went on very evenly.  It may look … [Read more...]