The Good To Be Crazy Crew


We’re heading to P-Dub’s place today, so while we’re easin’ on down the road to Osage, I’d like to share with you a guest post written by my new e-friend, Shelly. She and her hubby blog at, and their adoption story video is one of my all-time favs. Take it away Shelly… ______________________________________ Hi […]

Wood Floor Pictures


Well, we made it to Colorado and we’re currently sitting in a spiffy little hotel room in the heart of Engelwood. Our design TV meetings start at noon today, and we’re hoping to get a peek at the DIY Network Disaster House before we leave town on Wednesday too… We’re big Josh Temple fans! Here’s […]

A Pioneer Woman Pick My Presto


Hey there- and welcome to another installment of Pick My Presto! This week, I thought I’d play around with a photo of the Drummond family’s “Long Room”. A couple weeks back Mrs. Drummond, a.k.a Ree, posted some pics of the room on her blog, and talked about their plans to turn it into a room for their […]

Tudor Style (Part 2)


Remember when we blogged about our neighbors front door project a couple weeks ago? Well, they just finished ‘er up and man does it look great! Check it out… The door (which they purchased a few years back) came from a place called The Old South Wrecking Company which, unfortunately, is no longer in business. Josette […]



Our friend, Jason, brought over his new “baby” the other day and I couldn’t resist snapping some pics of her when she started to get sleepy. Meet Tootsie… She’s a “dorkie” (dachshund/yorkie) and our pooch, Max, is officially in love. The mere mention of her name has him racing to front door at an incredible […]

Patchwork Quilts


Earlier this year, Kev and I announced our plans to adopt, and got busy refinishing the wood floors and redoing the walls in our future kids room… Work in there has been at a bit of a standstill for a while now, but I did purchase two twin size vintage quilts (on Etsy…one was $38 and […]

Design Star Giveaway


We’ve got an awesome giveaway courtesy of the folks at Design Star for ya this weekend! The new season starts this Monday, July 11th (9/8 central) and will once again feature 12 talented designers, all competing for a chance to host their own design show on HGTV. The show takes place in New York City, […]

True Value DIY Blog Squad 2011


Happy 4th of July! Hope you and yours are having a fabulous, firework-filled weekend! We’re teaming up with True Value again this summer and fall, and we thought we’d share a True Value-related update about the outside of our house today. Here’s what it looked like last week… And here’s where we’re at with it […]

Kim Myles


So I don’t know about you, but we’re getting soooooper pumped about the upcoming season of Design Star around here. (It’s starts Monday, July 11th- yesss!) And speaking of Design Star’s, I had a chance to e-chat with Design Star Season 2 winner, Kim Myles, last week. What a sunny gal she is! Here’s what she […]