2021, bedrooms, cheap decorating, children, Pin-spired projects, Pinspiration, spring crafts

DIY Shabby Chic Lampshade

My youngest daughter wanted a pretty new lamp for her bedroom. We tried to find something that would fit her boho- themed room without breaking the bank, but we couldn’t. But did you know lampshades are incredibly easy to DIY? All you need to make this one is some ribbon and a hot glue gun.… Continue reading DIY Shabby Chic Lampshade

2018, back to school, decorating kid spaces, desk, kid spaces, kids, kids rooms, parenting, Pin-spired projects

Cute and Functional Study Spaces

My daughter needed a quiet, well-lit and organized place to study and do homework. We bought her this desk off Craigslist some time ago, but we never really decorated or did anything to make it inviting. It wasn't bad, but it was missing some key elements. Check this post for elements of an effective study… Continue reading Cute and Functional Study Spaces

cheap decorating, closets, closet organization, kids rooms, DIY

Girls’ rooms: how a simple change can change the look of the entire room

My daughter has had the same cute PBKids comforter and sheets since she was two. I loved this comforter and so did Emorie, for awhile. Lately she's gotten into mermaids and for her seventh birthday, she asked for a mermaid room. I reluctantly agreed. We ordered this comforter, sheets and duvet from Target. I was… Continue reading Girls’ rooms: how a simple change can change the look of the entire room

2018, bedrooms, cozy places, decorating kid spaces, kid spaces, kids, kids rooms, Reading nook

Kids’ Reading nooks: a Pinterest Roundup

Pinterest Reading nooks are all the rage, for both kids and adults. After all, we as adults love cozy places, and kids are no exception.  Why not give the little kiddos in your life somewhere to kick back with a good book? Today, I'm sharing my favorite reading nooks for kids. I love the one… Continue reading Kids’ Reading nooks: a Pinterest Roundup

2018, getting organized, kid spaces, organizing, organizing tips, playroom

How to successfully purge your playroom

Right after Christmas, our playroom looked like this: I had no idea where we'd put all this stuff! I knew it was time to do a "playroom purge." A playroom purge sounds complicated, but it really isn't. You will need three laundry baskets or boxes. Label one of them "donate," label one "keep," and the… Continue reading How to successfully purge your playroom