Is it week 5?! I feel like I say that every week! The room is really coming together. You wouldn’t know it if you walked into my house but I swear it is! Everything is painted. Even the ceiling. And the slipcovers are ironed. You all can breathe a sigh of relief on that one. I know that my unironed photo stressed some of you out! Here is what I have been working on this week…..
What’s easier and yummier than baking some muffins to have on hand for a quick breakfast each day? Having a healthy alternative. These breakfast egg muffins are so easy to make and you can just take one out of the fridge, warm it up in the microwave, and have a protein packed, healthy breakfast.
Whew! It has been a whirlwind week and it will continue to be one! I am up to my eyeballs in furniture makeovers for clients. I have a couple of rooms I have to finish designing for clients. I was at High Point Market all weekend. And my kiddos have a short week of school this week, plus a horse show and baseball playoffs. I feel so blessed to be able to do all of these things. I adore it! However, this weeks menu is a little bit of a “take what you can get” kind of menu. Sorry!
Wow! Week 3, huh? I need a nap. But I am so excited about the progress! I am blown away at how much this One Room Challenge has motivated me. It’s awesome! Now I want to make over my whole house! But I guess I better just finish up this challenge first.
This is the tale of a lamp. Or a light. A rusty horse light, to be exact. It was made out of reclaimed tin and wired up and shaped like a horse. And it was hidden in the back of a booth at an antique market. Now it is the crowning jewel of my daughter’s room.
The other night, when I couldn’t sleep, I was playing around on my iPad and I decided to explore my Epicurious app. I have had it for a while and use it from time to time to find new recipes. I was amazed by how well organized the app was! And before I knew it, my entire weekly menu was created. It really can be that easy! So every single recipe comes from Epicurious. (and every photo) Enjoy!
Not too much to report on week 2 of the One Room Challenge. I have cleaned out the dining room and organized things into the hall closet near by. The room is now just the furniture and awaiting paint. Yahoo! Here’s what I accomplished this week while cleaning and purging…..
What do you do with a cute little vintage schoolhouse desk that hasn’t been touched in years? You paint it, of course! And that’s just what I did when I happened across this vintage beauty! All wood and one piece, it was solid and just meant for some fixer-upper work. Check out what I did….
I am a New England girl with a Southern soul.
I love the colors of fall.
I eat anything that has pasta in it.
My family is my everything.
I rescue old furniture and antiques.
I adore hydrangeas.
And I cheer for the Boston Red Sox.
Welcome to my home!