The Friday 5

Today I’m bringing you a new regular post – The Friday 5! It’s short, simple and to the point because really who can digest much information when you’re only hours away from your weekend! What’s the Friday 5 exactly? I’ll share (you guessed it) 5 quick things that have been on my mind this week.  This might be project sneak peaks, Pinterest-fueled inspiration pictures or the hottest sales. 1. Once an IKEA hacker always an IKEA hacker. This is supposed to be a birthday gift for E, but it might actually be the fulfillment of my own childhood dreams. Buy the house here. 2. Speaking of our little princess, we finally selected a wallpaper for her big girl room — Schumacher… Read More

Project Big Girl Room – Step 1: Pinterest Research

I’ve been talking about it for a while, but we are finally ready to get started on E’s big girl room! She’ll be moving down the hall to a bigger room as soon as we can get our act together. Despite her extreme excitement when we first showed her the already purchased bed, she is still a little tentative about the adjustment. I’m hoping a room makeover, will amp up her excitement once more. I know I’m excited about it! Even if it means forfeiting my clean laundry drop off zone. Her new room is right across the hall, and while I’m pretty good at loading, I’m not so great at the whole putting clothes away part…  Anyway, since this is the first room makeover… Read More