I learned a few Important Painting Lessons this week---and some Very Important Life Lessons too—thanks to my 2-year-old son, Joey. Joey is a helper. He follows my husband around our yard with his little Fisher-Price bubble mower every time G cuts the grass. He stands at the dishwasher and hands me plate after plate when … Continue reading A Tale of Two Tables—And How My 2-Year-Old Taught Me to Chill Out and Have Fun Painting Furniture With Him
June is a busy and fun month for our family. We have our granddaughter Carleigh Q’s 3rd birthday on June 15 and then a Double Birthday Bonanza on the 26th when our other granddaughter Claire Bear turns 5 and Dave turns ... well, let’s just say he’s been around a lot longer than the girls! … Continue reading June Is A Busy Month for Us!
Sometimes (ok-- a lot of times!) I can't decide how to paint a piece of furniture so it just sits in my garage waiting for inspiration to strike. I didn't have to wait for this handmade vintage cabinet. The moment I saw it, I immediately knew two things. 1. That pink top and those purple/white … Continue reading Handmade Vintage Cabinet Re-Doodle-Do
Do you remember that scene in The Wizard of Oz where the house lands on top of the wicked witch and all you see are her legs sticking out with those fabulous ruby slippers? Well, I found a fabulous pair of legs sticking out just like that underneath a pile of furniture in Courtney's garage! … Continue reading A New Home For a Cute Farm Table