The floors in Chelsea’s bedroom have been sanded and sealed so now it’s a waiting game. I could only take pictures from the doorway! It is a 72 hour wait before we can put any furniture on the floors so we will have a busy weekend ahead of us. I will be able to go… Continue reading From Ceiling to Floor
Dancing on the ceiling? Well not exactly in fact we had some issues in Chelsea’s bedroom with the damaged plaster center piece almost falling out! We decided to replace the entire thing but had a few weeks to wait because it had to be custom-made due to nothing we found was big enough to fit! Thanks to Bungalow… Continue reading Dancing on the Ceiling!
Chelsea my nine-year old and I have been having fun at the hardware store looking at color charts, we spent an exciting hour deciding on a colour scheme for her bedroom, the men in the family were not so excited and even huffed and puffed a few times as we changed our minds a few hundred times. The young… Continue reading Colour Love
It’s a beautiful summers day here in Auckland so I couldn’t help but go outside and enjoy it for a little while! I put down my overworked paint brush and went to sit in the sunshine soaking up all that vitamin D! While outside I got inspired to harvest my lunch from the vegetable garden. I made… Continue reading Summer Salad
This morning when my dear husband came to wake me up I laughed at him and said what are you doing? (This is not going anywhere dodgy I swear!) It’s Saturday I declared! Poor man I thought, here he is all dressed for work! No it’s Friday he assures me. No no, I say, it’s Saturday!… Continue reading Is it Friday?
It is now February and the summer holidays are over and the kids are back at school, so that means I can start ripping apart another room! But before I do, here are some before shots. Chelsea our nine-year old was moved into this room about 3 months ago as we did a swap around in… Continue reading First Kids Bedroom Makeover!
Recently I found a reading chair for the office for just $39.00 at Freedom Furniture! Yes that’s right I got a chair for under $40! Add a colorful cushion……….. ……..and the room now becomes a more inviting space. Now, remember the pink curtains from the Master bedroom before we made it over? No? Well here’s a… Continue reading Come in and take a seat!