Front Door Makeover

My house was built in 2005 and after eleven years, I finally got around to giving my front door a facelift…the burgundy color just had to go! I did a lot of research from different hardware stores, Pinterest and the like and found a paint that got a lot of rave reviews – Modern Masters (NOTE: I am in no way affiliated with nor am paid to promote this product!). >> Continue reading

DIY home improvment project

Last summer we put our condo up for sale. The market wasn’t great for it but we had found a home we loved and wanted to take advantage of the buyers market. Unfortunately we didn’t have much interest in our home and ended up taking it off the market when the little peanut was born. During the process of selling we talked about different improvement projects we would do if >> Continue reading

Budget-friendly decorating tips

After I’ve watched a great “Divine Design” makeover, I dream of giving one of my own rooms (actually all my rooms!) the Candace Olson touch. But unfortunately I don’t have $20,000 to spare. With bills to pay and mouths to feed, re-decorating is a luxury I can’t afford. To fill that urge, I get creative and learn how to stretch my decorating dollar. Here are some quick tips to bring some life back into >> Continue reading