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 … More 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 … More Garage Tool Organization
Slowly getting the house furnished and decorated. I don’t want to ‘settle’ for the things that are going in this place, so we are taking our time. We would like for everything to be meaningful and/or purposeful. At the base of our staircase there is this little nook, perfect as a landing zone for coats … More In Progress – Landing Zone
Currently tackling the décor of our new home room by room. We made it a point to start in the spaces we spend the most time in or have our eyes on the most. There is a tiny hallway just off the garage entry into the house that desperately needed a face lift. The off white … More In Progress- Tiny Hallway Makeover
I’ve learned so much in the last couple of years about wood working and “building like a girl”. My crafty friend Heather got me on the building kick by showing me how to properly use a miter saw. Before I knew it, My Christmas lists were nothing but Ryobi tools and safety gear. With the help … More Built This – Rustic Picture Frames and Patent Prints
Cleaning up the dust and cobwebs off this little blog. Wish I had exciting news to justify my absence, I don’t. But, I’m back. Hi. After throwing myself several pity parties the last couple months I’m ready to get back to sharing my stories. Even though I have not been active here…. I have been … More 2015 – Keepin’ it Real