Merry Christmas! We started a new tradition at my house this year: Our 1st Annual Christmas-Tree-A-Day- Marathon. My 3-year-old son, Joey, and I decorated a different tree every day last week. I am excited to share our home with you today. We picked up ALL the Legos off the floor so this truly is the Most … Continue reading Courtney’s Christmas-Tree-A-Day-Marathon
My Columbus Day Living Room Refresh all started with my grandmother’s table and a library book. I painted the table a few months ago to match my house. I really liked it tucked in between my two living room chairs, but decided a mirror would look better behind it than the airport artwork currently on … Continue reading Courtney’s Columbus Day Living Room Refresh
Last January, my husband G and I got this great idea to renovate our mess of an office as our 2013 New Year's resolution. Then I got an even better idea to document our progress on our old Sawdust Blog leading up to our Big Reveal when we finished the room. Here is a "before" … Continue reading Courtney’s Office Renovation— January 2014 Update
I keep seeing a sign floating around Facebook urging people NOT to shop on Thanksgiving because it prevents people who work in retail from spending time with their family and friends on this special day. I appreciate the sentiment, but I've been opening our shop on Thanksgiving night for the past eight years. I can't … Continue reading Thanksgiving Party at Our Place!
At first glance, this mid-century sofa table seemed like a great find ... ... until I noticed the big hole and the awkward patch job. That would be a deal-breaker for most people--but not for me! The more beat-up, banged-up or awkwardly patched-up a piece of furniture is when I find it, the more determined … Continue reading DIY: Wood Pallet Tabletop