One of the things that I have been meaning to get to on my long list of to-do items is to move my son out of his twin sized bed into a queen size. He has really put on a growth spurt over the past few years, and that twin bed makes me think of Snow White trying to get comfortable in one of the dwarfs’ beds. Thank goodness he didn’t want anything too extravagant! He was more than pleased with this easy DIY modern platform bed.
I don’t know about you, but my mattress and my bedding are two things that I am diligent about preserving. I want them to have as long a life as possible. Partly, because mattresses are so expensive and partly because a good set of sheets are so hard to find. (Or maybe that is just me. I admit that I am particular about how my sheets feel). So, I sat down and compiled a list of the things that you can do to extend the life of your bedding.
(2016 Year End Review!)
Wow! What a year this has been. I am so very grateful to all of the people that have taken the time to visit my site. I hope that you all found at least a little something to inspire you. I am really looking forward to the upcoming year. (Hint: I have a LOT of great projects in the works). But in the mean time, I wanted to take this chance to offer you a look back at the top 10 posts for the 2016 year – made popular by you, the viewer.
(Remodeled Fireplaces – Photo by Gabriel Builders Inc.)
Sometimes we just need a little inspiration to get our juices flowing for that next home improvement project. Because everyone wants to have that key feature element in a room, I thought that a beautiful fireplace is a good place to start. So, today I have decided to offer you some of my favorite remodeled fireplaces. If you have a fireplace that needs some love, your gonna want to see these!
(Lego Room Ideas – Photo by Suzanne Nichols Design Group, Inc).
Legos are a great way to provide creative play for children (and adults). 😉 But, did you know that they can provide a terrific theme to design a room around. I bet if you have children, you do. I also bet that many of you young at heart, and very artistic minded folks, have already thought of some fabulous lego room ideas. But, for those of you looking for some inspiration, or just interested in others’ ideas, check out these very colorful and creative lego room ideas.