Laundry Room Progress

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My laundry room still needs a wall to separate it from the soon-to-be-mater-bedroom, it needs tile on the floor, and it needs a ceiling. BUT since I do not know when all that will happen due to time and money flow, I decided to at least make one wall cute for now. And maybe when canning season is over I will have the time and energy to focus on the rest :)

Here is what it looked like after I added the gray stained wood planks:

gray stained planked walls

And here it is now!!!!!

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Pantry Makeover!!!


I completed this project back in March as part of a campaign for ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape Brand website . I have been DYING to be able to share it with you! I was asked to create a project with the theme of “Back to School” using painter’s tape. Now, you may be thinking that a […]

Laundry Room Update + $500 Home Depot Gift Card GIVEAWAY!!!


Have you picked your jaw up off the floor yet? Yes, you read that right. $500 Home Depot gift card, baby! I am super excited to have partnered up with Maytag, P&G, And Home Depot to offer this fun giveaway :) But first, let’s chat about laundry rooms. More specifically, mine.

I hate doing laundry. And I think at least a little bit of it has to do with the hole in the wall I call my laundry room. Take a gander at what I had to work with people. It ain’t pretty.


Armoire turned Computer Cabinet

hutch to hide computer

We are probably the most un-tech savvy family ever. Everything we have is old. I just got my first cell phone a year and a half ago. And we still have a land line. So it was big deal for us to upgrade and get a new computer!

Our computer was almost 10 years old which in computer years is like 12,587 years. Sheesh! No wonder why it didn’t work.

We got our new computer from Staples. P.S. I was surprised at how many different things Staples carries. I think I am officially addicted to office supplies. My hubby and are were not super picky but we definitely wanted something with a lot of storage. Between taking pictures of my 4 kids to the blogging pics, I need STORAGE baby :) We got an HP and I love it! I am still trying to get used to Window 8 though. Please tell me it grows on you!

So our new computer was going to need a home…..