Transforming a Table & Chairs with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

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Let me start off by saying that this is my first time refinishing furniture. I’m not an expert and this post is not intended to be a how-to. As I work on projects in my home I may share some of them with you like I did with my chalkboard frame. This is one of the projects that […]

Slice of Life Sundays: 1-26-14

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Warning: This post contains spoilers for American Horror Story and Revenge. We got ice in Texas on Friday. Well here in Houston we got ice. Further north some got snow. It’s a rare occurrence for us to get ice but when we get it the city seems to come to a halt. Texans really aren’t […]

Chocolate Cherry Cookies

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You just can’t have Valentine’s Day without chocolate. It’s a must at least for me. I know there are a few rare people that don’t like chocolate but the majority of us are addicted to it. Reminiscent of a candy you would find in a box of chocolates, I wanted to combine the flavors of […]

Slice of Life Sundays: 1-19-14

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Hello my sweet friends. Hope you’re having a good weekend. I missed my Slice of Life Sundays post last weekend because I was working on refinishing a table and chairs for the breakfast area of my kitchen. It was a lot of work but I’m happy with the results. I plan on putting together a […]

Chalkboard Frame

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In my last Slice of Life Sundays post I showed you a frame that I had painted with Annie Sloan chalk paint. Today I thought I’d show you what I did with that frame. I turned it into a chalkboard. Chalkboard frames are nothing new but I thought I would still show you how I […]

Slice of Life Sundays: 1-5-14

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Wow it’s 2014! When I typed the title of this post I kept staring at the format of the date because it looked wrong to me. You know when you stare at a word or numbers long enough they just stop making sense? Yeah that totally happened to me. Anyway, I have some good news […]

Inspiration Challenge: Warm & Fuzzy {Hot Chocolate for Two}

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It’s time for January’s inspiration challenge. This month’s theme is warm & fuzzy. All kinds of ideas ran through my head for this challenge. Everything from sewing projects to a cake. In the end I decided to focus on the feeling of warm & fuzzy rather than a literal interpretation. Hot chocolate always gives me […]