• Monthly Archives: August 2008

    Lettered Olive – Sneak Peek

    While my Mom is working on different products at her place, I’ve been up to my eyeballs in sawdust & seashells, and wading through stacks and stacks of the most inspirational quotes & words in existence over here at mine. … Continue reading

    Dining Room – Fabric Options

    I went to the one of the coolest places on the planet today.It’s right here, in Prattville, Alabama.They carry a treasure trove of wonderful fabrics, and I am a TOTAL fabric junkie!I could spend hours sifting through them. I love … Continue reading

    Pantry – Before & During

    I am thrilled to announce that the flooring is officially installed in the Pantry.Woo hoo! This is what it looked like around noon: And then piece by piece, it started to go come together: And voila! It was done by … Continue reading

    Screen Door – Dining Room

    I found a screen door!¬†And wouldn’t ya know it, it was RIGHT under my nose this whole time. I was making one of a million trips out my back door yesterday, and it hit me. (Not literally) we already own … Continue reading

    Reading Room – During

    So, here it is. The infamous “Reading Room” in it’s current state. I know, I know. The flooring STILL isn’t installed.It’s been CRAZY around this place this week. But Kevin has promised to work on it soon. I still haven’t … Continue reading

    Technical Difficulties

    First of all- THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to everyone who commented on my last couple of posts! You guys are so inspirational! I feel more motivated than ever! Second, I have been having trouble uploading my video to … Continue reading

    How to be an Artist

    My Aunt Julie sent me this card a couple of years ago, and I’ve looked at it almost every day since I received it… Off to take a moon bath…

    T.G.I.T – Bedrooms

    I searched the web for a few of the prettiest, most soothing bedrooms I could find as inspiration for my own. I was thinking I wanted green as my accent color- but after choosing these pictures, I think it’s pretty … Continue reading

    Dining Room – During

    Hey ya’ll!Finally got some pictures to show you where I’m at, as of today, in the Dining Room.But I must start off by saying-The apple green curtain covering the opening to the future pantry is a temporary fix. (I’m determined … Continue reading

    Lettered Olive Weekend

    My mom is coming up today- yahoo! We plan on spending some time looking at the cottage next door. (It’s STILL for sale!) We’d love to buy it (at the right price) and fix it up, and then put it … Continue reading

    My Street

    I wanted to show you WHY we bought our ugly, little cinderblock house. Check out some of the other houses on our street… HOUSE 1 HOUSE 2 HOUSE 3 HOUSE 4 HOUSE 5 HOUSE 6 HOUSE 7 HOUSE 8 (the … Continue reading

    Living Room Comments

    Thanks for all the sweet things you all had to say about my Living Room!This was one of my favorite ideas: “…I think that the mantel could use some great salvaged brackets corbels what ever you like to call them … Continue reading