Category Archives: Our Home

Bathroom Makeover: Sharpie “Wallpaper”

I began the original project in March 2011 but then our lives were turned upside down when my husband and I were in a serious car accident that landed him in the hospital for an undetermined amount of time and me off work. I needed something to take my mind off of everything between hospital visits so I decided to finish the bathroom. My heart wasn’t in it so I changed my design plan to make it simpler and  I did a rush job. Needless to say, I was not happy with the outcome and it brought back a lot of bad memories and as well. I don’t know what took me so long to decide to make some changes.

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Laundry and Mudroom Makeover


Our mudroom / laundry room was the definition of “builders standard.” When we built our house 10 years ago we were trying to cut costs wherever we could so we didn’t do any upgrades in this space and boy you could tell! There’s nothing inspiring about it. Laundry is boring enough, I needed a little cheer to make it less of a chore! Plus some storage for shoes and outdoor gear wouldn’t hurt.

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