Upgrading our small bedside table to a larger scaled mid-century table that's a better sized for our king size bed.

A $40 Midcentury Bedside Table Throwdown

Great furniture finds at ordinary garage sales make me want to fist bump everyone in my …

July 08, 2015 in Bedrooms, Being Thrifty
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Electrical outlet by Legrand adorne in Gloss White.

More Adorne: Cost-Savings Edition

Due to a well-timed partnership with Legrand last year, I had no good reason to put …

November 13, 2014 in Bedrooms
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Updating our IKEA SVEIO as a baby changing table.

Customizing IKEA: Our SVEIO Changing Table

Hey, update alert! I’ve seen lots of other new parents following this same “informal” trend of …

June 19, 2014 in Bedrooms, Being Thrifty, DIY
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Hanging images in a gallery wall using magnets.

Cool Cats, Gray Sheep, Many Magnets

That little gallery wall that I’ve been working on? It’s not the first frame series …

February 26, 2014 in Bedrooms, DIY
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Sweet little Sleepy Time Rocker in the nursery.

Back, And Rocking It

I’m already regretful for posting less since the baby has been born; I have almost …

February 25, 2014 in Bedrooms
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Installing TUPPLUR roller blinds in our mid-century home.

We’re Rollin’

I’ve alluded to my thoughts on curtains before–things haven’t changed in the last week, though …

January 22, 2014 in Bedrooms, Windows
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Master bedroom flooring is done!


There will be very few occasions in our home-improving life that warrant an ALL-CAPS title …

December 31, 2013 in Bedrooms, DIY, Flooring
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Look Ma, The Carpet Is Gone!

Our master bedroom is a beautiful, beautiful sight. I’d say so, at least. We spent …

December 13, 2013 in Bedrooms, DIY, Flooring
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Nursery flooring, racked wonderfully.

Racking Out

Let’s quickly remember the weekend when Pete went out of town and I spent 10 …

October 22, 2013 in Bedrooms, DIY, Flooring
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Drawing on the underlayment beneath the new hardwood floors.

Underlayment And Dragons

The bulk of our weekend consisted of getting the kid’s bedrooms prepped for the hardwood …

October 15, 2013 in Bedrooms, DIY, Flooring
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