How To Paint Laminate Furniture: A Modern Farmhouse Makeover

In this blog post, I’m going to describe to you the easiest way to paint laminate furniture – and distress it too! After all, everyone loves a modern farmhouse these days. I know I do. A few weeks ago, I decided to try painting my laminate dresser that had been scratched pretty badly during our move. I know laminate dressers can’t really be repaired, so I wondered… could I just paint it? I’m not much of a handy woman, so I had to read a few different blog posts before I even knew if was possible to paint laminate furniture.…

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28 Life Lessons I’ve Learned In 28 Years

28 Life Lessons I’ve Learned In 28 Years

First off, let me start by saying I cannot believe I’m writing a blog post about being twenty-eight. Where has the time gone? My birthday was in June, but I’m always late to a party, so it’s only appropriate that I share my twenty-eight life lessons I’ve learned with you a few months after my actual birthday. Over the past twenty-eight years, I’ve wasted a lot of time stressing, worrying and trying to please the world around me. It’s only recently that I’ve learned what matters to me in life, how to let go of the little things and how…

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How I Celebrate Happy Hour With My Dogs

How I Celebrate Happy Hour With My Dogs

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of ZippyPaws. The opinions and text are all mine. Where are all my dog lovers at? If you didn’t raise your hand, we can’t be friends. Just Kidding. But if you know anything at all about me, you know how much I love my dogs. Nothing makes me happier than seeing them happy! That look on Nellie’s face when I come home & I say “look what I got!” is priceless. My entire house is constantly covered in bones, toys and stuffing because I can’t stop buying them things. But not anymore.…

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New Year, New Focus

New Year, New Focus

2018 was a busy, busy year for me! It was my first full year of living in California & getting used to being away from family. I also got married which involved planning a wedding in Italy plus a reception in England and one in the US! I took several trips back to Orlando, went to visit family in Kentucky and Georgia, explored Seattle and visited Las Vegas for the first time! 2018 was the year of family and it was so full of love! But with traveling to see everyone, the exhaustion and inconsistency in my life really took…

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