Chalk Paint, Milk Paint and Specialty Paints: Differences

Bench painted with Krylon Spray Chalk Paint

Over the years, I have received so many questions about the differences between chalk paint, milk paint, traditional furniture paint and specialty paints for furniture revamp projects.  With so many furniture paints on the market today, it’s understandable that there are … Continue reading

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Creative Landscape Ideas with Big Impact

Lavenders and Greens

While enjoying last weekend’s warmer weather, I walked around our yard, making a mental wish list of landscaping updates, including rethinking our front foundation plantings. I’d love to replace the yews that have been there since we built the house, … Continue reading

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Sherwin Williams Mindful Gray: Color Spotlight

Cabinet Paint Color is Sherwin Williams Mindful Gray.

    It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Color Spotlight and there are so many color that I want to focus and highlight that I’m going to get back to doing the feature regularly. Today, I wanted to to … Continue reading

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5 Minute Decorating and Home Styling Tricks

Slip a narrow vase into a big vase to hold arrangement together.

  Over the years, there have been so many little decorating and accessorizing tricks that I use throughout my home that I thought I would pull them together and share them with you.  These are little home styling tricks take … Continue reading

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Creative Spring Garden Pots and Planters

Clay Pot Pansies

It’s finally spring, and I’m eager to say so long to cold and dreary winter and hello to warmer, brighter, springier days and the colorful flowers they bring. Daffodils, crocuses, hyacinths, and tulips already are out here, but if, like … Continue reading

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Creative One-Pot Meals to Try

One-Pot Pasta from Damn Delicious

This time of year, it can feel like it’s winter one day and spring the next. Frigid at the start of the week, and warm for the weekend. Chilly in the morning, and nice enough to walk and play outside … Continue reading

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Popular Front Door Paint Colors

Popular Front Door Paint Colors.

  Your front door is one of the first things your guests notice as they come to your home, and it’s a great spot to add some color. Because it’s a relatively small space, you can play with different hues … Continue reading

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Jeff Lewis Tile Collection at Home Depot

Jeff Lewis Design.

  It’s an exciting week for design geeks, DIY’ers and Designer Jeff Lewis obsessed fans because Jeff  announced that Jeff Lewis Tile Collection is now available at Home Depot!! Yay!! (Picture above is from Jeff Lewis’ Instagram here) via Home … Continue reading

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Joanna Gaines Chalk Style Paint Line

Magnolia Home New Chalk Style Paint from Joanna Gaines.

It’s a happy today for all of us paint geeks because as you can see in the post title, Joanna Gaines has announced that she is coming out with a line of chalk paint!! Yay! The official name of the … Continue reading

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Shop The Creativity Exchange: Organizing and Home Decor

Shop The Creativity Exchange Desktop

This post has been a long time coming! For several years now, I have looked at many different ways to set up an online shop on my site with all of my favorite organizing products and decor.   What I … Continue reading

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