One Room Challenge – Week 3

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It’s week 3 of the One Room Challenge – also known as ORC – and there’s a chance I’ve bit off more than I can chew. Not only did I sign up to take part in the ORC hosted by Calling It Home, but I decided yesterday that I was going to also take up […]

One Room Challenge – Week 1

Have you heard of the “One Room Challenge”? It’s a twice-a-year challenge where bloggers are given 6 weeks to totally makeover one room in their home. It started Thursday, October 5th, so I’m a few days late in posting my entry as a guest contributor, but I am certainly in on the action and can’t […]

Picture Ledge – decorating my home office

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I’m still plugging away at my office makeover and today I want to show off my new picture ledge! It’s just a cheapie Ikea ledge, nothing too impressive – what I’m excited about is the art that it holds; art that I made! And I’m not an artist! Remember the photos I showcased the other […]

Gold Desk Accessories – on a budget

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I spend a fair amount of time at my desk – editing photos, writing blog posts, paying bills, surfing social media etc. – and since I’ve put a lot of effort into making my new office space “mine” I didn’t want to chance out on the details (aka desk accessories). As this is the case, […]

Home Office – bookshelf makeover

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I’m so excited to share today’s bookshelf makeover with you! If you’ve followed along you know that I’m in the midst of an office makeover and as part of that makeover I picked up these two “teak” cabinets; I put teak in quotes because that was how they were advertised – but when I went […]

Home Office – Erasable Calendar

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I’m in the throes of a home office makeover right now – searching for both form and function (aka. stylish, but still useful). One thing I can’t live without is a calendar.  I have at least three going at all times; one for the kids (usually paper hanging on my front door), one for the […]