DIY Faux Floral Monogram Letter


As you know, I’m literally obsessed with the letter E. In fact, I have embarked on a journey to completely cover a wall with them.

Gallery Wall Of Letters

I knew I wanted to have all sorts of Es on the wall, different colors, styles, and textures. Next up: the faux floral version. This was easy peasy and didn’t take very long at all.

flower E DIY


I snipped the buds and leaves off the stems and hot glued them all around the cardboard letter.

Faux floral E letter

DIY Floral Monogram Letter

Another one to add to my collection!


More Bathroom Updates!

Between the fresh look of the mirror and the high flying curtain, I was really on a roll in the upstairs bathroom. Why yes I did just laugh out loud at myself for that one. Cue drum and cymbal.

I returned to my beloved can of spray paint for a quick and easy makeover for those chrometastic fixtures.

bathroom fixtures before


I used Rustoleum Metallic in Flat Burnish Amber (closest match to the new shower curtain rod) to cover all the towel/toilet paper roll holders and the hardware on the vanity.

spray paint your bathroom fixtures

updated bathroom fixtures with spray paint

vanity hardware update


Just a simple change, but it makes the room feel more cohesive. I’m still in need of a new rug though. I’ve been looking for weeks, but nothing is jumping out at me. Of course you’ll be the first to know when it does!

Gettin’ a Lift

how to hang a shower curtain high

With the new rustic mirror frame in the upstairs bath, I was inspired to make some other changes. The colorful towels and shower curtain just didn’t go with the new vibe at all. I went on the hunt for some new threads – but an ordinary shower curtain wouldn’t do. I wanted to get some […]

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Just A Little Chop

vanity to nightstands

So I recently bought this: And then did this: More work to follow!  

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Happy Fourth of July!

4th-of-July 1

I’m spending the holiday with my family in Reno, so we aren’t hosting a party or decorating the house. Instead, I thought I would share a  few of my favorite patriotic projects from around the blog-o-sphere Happy Fourth of July!  

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This Post Brought To You By The Letter “E”

Gallery of E

It’s no secret that I love monograms. I have a habit of collecting them- in fact the surest way to get me to buy something is to stamp it with the letter “E”. So when my friend Amy gave me this bright beauty, I was inspired to get a little bit crazy. I ran around the […]

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DIY Weathered Table Finish

teal layered chippy paint finish

Woohoo I’m back in the saddle! Feels good to take a paint brush to some furniture again – this time for a friend whose sweet husband built her this gorgeous table! She wanted some help with the finish and deciding on the overall look. After looking at some ideas online, she showed me some white washed pieces […]

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GIVEAWAY: Getting Organized With Duck® Brand

This post brought to you by Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Organization is probably one of my least favorite tasks. I like things organized, and I appreciate a good system, but the execution has always been a problem for me. That's why I hide things in drawers and cabinets Those would be the […]

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DIY Rustic Mirror Frame

DIY Removable Wood Mirror Frame

Waaaaaay back in the beginning of my blogging days, I did this simple project to my boring contractor mirror using a product called MirrEdge. It was a great solution at the time, but I have grown tired of the look over the past couple of years – especially since doing other updates in that space […]

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Pinterest Fail? Fruit Stamped Tea Towels

tea towel with citrus stamps

You know those “nailed it” memes floating around the web, where people try something they found on Pinterest and have a complete fail? If you have any doubts about how often this happens, check out Pinterest Fail or do a quick google search by the same name. Some of these are HILARIOUS. But it’s easy to […]

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