My Refinished Staircase

Stairs After 2 - NN

It is finally time to fill you in as to why I went into hiding.  Yes, I could blame my absence on Christmas, kids, vacation, life, etc…but honestly, refinishing my stairs was the culprit.  I easily put 50+ hours into this … Continue reading

Where I’ve Been…

Stairs After - NN

I’ve easily put in 40+ hours and am 90% done, but I’m at a good stopping point and plan to enjoy the holidays with my family.  I’ll be sure to give you all the details of my stair transformation in January. … Continue reading

In Light of Round Top: A ‘Downcyled’ Lamp

Bridge Lamp After Brass and Shade - NN

The countdown is on.  I am heading to Round Top Antique Week in just 2 days.  TWO days!  I’m so excited! *For you fellow children of the ’90’s…Jessie Spano’s emmy-worthy, caffeine pills addiction scene from Saved by the Bell just popped into my … Continue reading

Garage Sale Saturday

Cup and Saucer  - NN

I love Garage Sale Saturday because it’s where I find most of my furniture pieces.  But, sometimes you just have to get a few things for yourself.   That little cup and saucer inspires me to wake up a bit earlier each morning … Continue reading

Change: It’s a good thing!

Stanley Desk After 5 - NN

Just when you were all getting used to my painting techniques with either chalk paint or spray paint, I decided to mix it up. Enter ProClassic® Interior Acrylic Latex Enamel.  This is officially my new go-to paint when I want a clean look … Continue reading

Dining Room Sneak Peek

Brasher Dining Chandelier Collage

Have you ever thought to yourself, “I can’t wait until summer because I’ll have so much time to complete projects and do a few things for myself?”  Then, did you quickly realize what an absurd thought that was and were … Continue reading