DIY Buffalo Check Mason Jars

Buffalo check or buffalo plaid is one of my favorite patterns. It combines black, white and gray which is pretty much my neutral home palette. I loooove to use mason jars to organize with so I decided to combine both loves. Come January I always organize every closet, drawer, cabinet, nook and cranny so this […]

DIY Holiday Ribbon Ideas

Looking for an inexpensive way to dress up ordinary items for the holidays? Ribbon is my favorite way to go from functional to festive. I like to mix colors and patterns then save every.single.piece of ribbon year to year. Once you get started you can’t stop! You’ll find new ways to use ribbon from tying […]


Today I’m sharing progress upstairs in the kids bathroom which has a very usual layout.  It’s kind of a jack-n-jill without the bedrooms.  Does that make any sense at all???  One door comes off the hall into a sinks only area then another door leads to a hall down to the bathroom. As I said […]

DIY Buffalo Check Painted Tile

Well, I did something unconventional and painted over our terra cotta tile. I’m a rebel like that. I love to try new things and push the boundaries. I read a few blogs, applied the principals I knew about paint and prayed it would work. I love how it turned out! I’m still accessorizing the space […]

DIY Painted Buffalo Check Wall

One of my favorite projects I recently completed was a Buffalo Check accent wall in an otherwise bland bathroom.  Buffalo checks are everywhere these days making it on trend but it’s actually a classic pattern. You’ll need to choose 3 colors.  Black, gray and white are the overall color theme in our home so I […]