Valspar’s Paint Colors for 2018
Decorating

Valspar’s Paint Colors for 2018

By now you have all seen the paint color predictions for 2018.  Caliente Red, Blackhearth, Ultra Violet.  They are all wonderful colors, but Valspar (my favorite paint brand) has picked a handful of paint colors for 2018 because they couldn’t decide on just one. They have a color for everyone.  Some are bold and some…

My Current Love Affair with Blue Decor
Room Makeovers

My Current Love Affair with Blue Decor

As you can see by the title, blue decor is my current obsession.  I’m not really sure why, it isn’t even my favorite color, but it seems to be the driving force of this forgotten living room makeover (insert shoulder shrug).  Sometimes a project takes on a life of it’s own, so who am I to slow…

Living Room Makeover on a Budget
Room Makeovers

Living Room Makeover on a Budget

After the addition of our family room, our living room became a dumping ground for all things extra and unwanted. It was way past time for a living room makeover. Why Did I Do a Living Room Makeover? I was chatting with a blogging friend and she suggested I join in the fall one room…

How to Decorate as a Couple and Come Out Alive
Decorating

How to Decorate as a Couple and Come Out Alive

When Your Design Styles Clash… You want to paint the fireplace stone white, your spouse doesn’t.  You want built-ins, your spouse doesn’t.  Your spouse loves that deer head (after all, he spent 6 hours in a tree stand for that beast!), you don’t. Your spouse frowns at painting any piece of wood furniture, you have…