My home tour......Welcome to my home... - Jennifer Rizzo
Welcome Poppies at Play Parade of home visitors, and my regular readers! Thanks for joining me just a few miles outside of the city of Chicago in the ‘burbs. First, please join me in our remodeled kitchen. You can take a peek about some exciting news about it here. Then into our breakfast nook. Our [...]
Look! DIY Windowsill Planter
Forgive us, when we think of diy projects we tend to think about plants since they’re often a cheap way to brighten up a space (also we love growing things), so we admit, we’ve had plants on the brain this week. So remember when we blogged about that really small space succulent garden?
I've always wanted a grand entryway. In the beginning this space in our house, was anything but grand. There was lots of tile, and a yucky green wall, and check out that light fixture. When Terry took it down he asked me if he should post it on Craigslist, you can imagine the look I gave him. I tried explaining that it's total value, was less than the light bulbs still in it. The tile was a total pain to get up, and a HUGE mess. That was all taken up when we put down the wood floor. I put…
Design a Window Garden! – Kevin Lee Jacobs
I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the window garden in my upstairs bath. This is an ordinary window that I outfitted for the decorative display and easy maintenance of houseplants. If you'd like to produce a living "wow" effect for your home, I can assure you that a window garden is the way to go: