My Room

I turned one of the bedrooms in our house into a little office/craft room. It’s my sanctuary, I’ve never had something like this, where I could just do my thing.  The kids pretty much stay out of here, so it’s the only room that is clean on a regular basis.  Lili will come watch TV […]

Above the Couch

I have a big, blank wall above my couch.  It’s the same one I put the shelf behind and blogged about a couple weeks ago.  I need to figure out what to put on that wall, and I have been browsing around for ideas. There’s a mirror at Ikea that I love, and I think […]

From the Archives: Simple Halloween Decor

The Giant Cutlery (and a craft).

On the night before Easter, Ethan and I ran to Target to buy basket fillers for the little kids.  I always have to wander every aisle, and I’m especially drawn to the home decorating aisles since moving into our new house.  As we approached the various wall hanging section, I noticed a giant silver spoon.  […]

Crafty Time

The kids and I made some homemade artwork for the walls of the new house.  For Lili and Mia, I stuck letter stickers on canvas and had them paint and for the twins, I put vinyl cutouts of a car and a plane.  I hung the boys’ paintings in the playroom- after Ethan and I […]

Wallums Wall Decals

Living in base housing, I’m a huge fan of decorating with wall decals.  If we paint, we have to repaint when we leave, returning all the walls to white- so wall decals are a great way to add some color and personalization to our home without making permanent changes since they are removable.  My most […]