DIY Glass Canister Makeover- IKEA hack

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Hello friends.  How is September treating you?  We actually had a nice cool breeze today but I’m sure that won’t last long. Today is another DIY for the kitchen with a DIY Glass Canister Makeover.  We have been using IKEA’s DROPPAR jars to hold our daily use ingredients for a few years now.  After our kitchen cabinet makeover with […]

Best of August and What’s to Come!

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Wow, what a busy month. Even with my husband deployed and family in town, I managed to knock out quite a few DIYs.   Everything is back to normal this week.   Hubby’s home, the kids are back in school, and I had to say good bye to my mom and her husband. Here’s a […]

The Creative Circle No. 30

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

Simple Fall Tablescape

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Hi friends.  Whew!  What a week we are having.   We have explored castles, beaches, shops, and of course eaten tons of food since my parents have come.  Then there was the typhoon.   I’m just exhausted! Well, it’s time for another Create and Share!  Last month, 6 other bloggers and I created something using the same […]

Rental Kitchen Cabinet Makeover Part 2

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Hi friends! We survived our third typhoon without any damage. Whew! Today I’m sharing our finished Kitchen Cabinet Makeover in our rental home!  If you missed it last week, you can see how I covered the cabinet doors HERE.   To finish up the kitchen, I used a dark walnut contact paper four inch roll […]

DIY No-Sew Cloth Napkins

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Hello dears!  I’m so sorry about missing a post last week.  We are preparing for typhoon Goni so I spent all of my free time showing my parents around the island.  I did play catch up this weekend so we’ll do lots of DIY this week.  Okay? Today’s DIY are super duper easy DIY no-sew cloth napkins. […]

The Creative Circle No. 29

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

Last Days of Summer Home Tour

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Hi there!  I know Fall is almost here but I wanted to share a home tour with you before I start changing things around for the next season.  This is the first summer in our new Okinawan rental and the first home tour in this home.  Welcome, come on in! We’ve been in our house for 7 months […]

10 Living Rooms I Adore

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Hello friends.  I was hoping to show the rest of our kitchen cabinet makeover with you today but it involves a little painting and it’s been rainy around here. Boo. So, I decided to share with you some living rooms that I absolutely adore and why they drew me in. It was hard to only choose 10 […]

Kitchen Cabinet Makeover – Part One

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Hello, hello! As promised, here is my third DIY post for the week.  This one has been a long time in the making.  I’m thrilled to finally share it with you!A little back story…. When we were looking for a rental, I fell in love with this house because of the bright rooms and the […]

The Creative Circle No. 28

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

Easy Bathroom Art

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Konichiwa and howdy (I officially have some local readers!).   We spent a lovely afternoon yesterday hiking up castle ruins and a nature park with an observation tower.   Both places had wonderful views of our little city.  Now I believe the rumors of how hot and humid it can get in Okinawa.  With ocean views everywhere […]

China Cabinet Makeover

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Hello my friends.  So sorry I missed you yesterday. My husband left this morning for another deployment and we were enjoying one last fun afternoon and evening with the kids.  I promised three diy/decor posts a week this month and I shall deliver!  Keep your eyes open for a couple of more fun ideas before […]

Summer Home Tour Series at Shelstring

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Hi friends.  Today I’m hanging out with Michele from Shelstring as part of her Summer Home Tour Series.  We would love to have you visit! You can find us here. 

The Creative Circle No. 27

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]