My Grandparents’ Antique Buffet Has Entered the Building

vintage buffet

If you follow me on Instagram you may remember back in August when I posted that my parents had arrived with my late grandparents' antique buffet.  Well, the buffet has been hanging out in our garage since.  My initial plan was to paint it.  I even bought a quart of chalk paint, but I couldn't pull the trigger. Well, I got the advice I needed last … [Read more...]

Living Room Picture Ledges {Picture Ledge}

ribba picture ledges

I've said it before, I love the vaulted ceilings in our great room, but they plague me.  It's hard to find the right wall art or furniture to fill the large sections of wall.  Well, score one more for me because I figured out another area of wall-- the space above our love seat. A few months back I saw some picture ledges in a magazine, and I was … [Read more...]

Card Catalog Styling

library card catalog

I did a little switcheroo in the living room area of our great room this past weekend.  I gave our dinky bookcase, that housed our DVDs, the boot and replaced it with the card catalog, that was living happily in the dining room area of our great room.  And so far I'm loving the bookcase eviction action plan.     I didn't think … [Read more...]