My usual Craigslist stalking snagged me this set of amazing mirrors!! 2 of them for $30! TWO! They are larger in size, really good quality, and were well taken care of. I was looking for a set to use above nightstands in our spare room. These.were.perfect.
We are on a floating shelf kick over here at Casa Chavez. Putting them evvvverryywhere. Our downstairs bathroom is a full bathroom with little storage space. I really wanted to do something with the empty space above the toilet area to maximize the space. We went with the easy to follow Shanty 2 Chic style floating… Continue reading Built That – Bathroom Floating Shelves
We have been chipping away at house projects for 5 months now. Our tools have been scattered in the garage and hard to keep track of while we work on things inside, driving me crazy. We FINALLY decided to get the tools organized and on a peg board like our last home (which was inspired… Continue reading Garage Tool Organization
After getting my herb garden going I was inspired to continue with some other edibles. We've all seen the images floating around the interweb of "how to regrow your veggies". This concept isn't new to me as I've always watched my mom and grandmother propagate plant/tree cuttings like magic. I thought about planting some garlic cloves to see… Continue reading Garlic Sprouts and the Fight for the Sunny Window
Its the first day of Spring! We are excited... can't you tell? The sun is really cutting into naptime. Been juggling house projects, shop orders, and this head/chest cold that will not go away. Lets throw in a gardening project for the heck of it. Every year around this time I tell myself to get… Continue reading Gardening With Dinosaur Dogs
This week we are celebrating a finished room in our home! Happy dance! .... I am the queen of unfinished projects. I used to be in denial when my dad would tell me that growing up, then my husband started calling me out on the same thing. Sooo our goal for the year has been… Continue reading Finally a Finished Room!
I hate Christmas. I know, it sounds harsh. But I found myself saying that repeatedly this past holiday season. This time of year is extremely difficult for me. I get stuck in this grinch of a mood and throw even more pity parties for myself than usual. Everywhere there is Christmas music, the smell of… Continue reading My Grinch-mas