Creative Inspirations Linky Party

sunflower party

(Pinterest) Welcome to the party!The last one of the summer for me as my kids start school MONDAY!I have mixed feelings about summer ending and my kids returning to school, but I surely need to reclaim my home.I have a to-do-list a mile long!I have greatly enjoyed summer home with my has really been a great blessing. I do think we need a schedule again though. So...let's get to the … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features

beach party

You are so clever. I love to see all your awesome ideas week after week...such as: DIY Window Ledge Rope Shelf by Bless'er House Mailbox Makeover by Debbie Dabble   Rainbow Cake With Natural Colors and Edible Flowers  by Twigg Studios Canning Peaches: No-Sugar Step-By-Step Recipe by A Time For Seasons DIY Paper Organizer by Vintage, Paint and More DIY Photo Booth by Simply Dream … [Read more...]

Sweet Oak Dresser

Cottage Cutie 1 - Embracing Change

Oh my...I think this is the cutest dresser I ever did see! So charming and full of character...don't you agree? It was cute even BEFORE paint!! Look at that sweet mirror! I desired this piece to have a soft cottage look...I painted it in Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint in Ironstone and Eulalie's Sky. It is sealed up with Hemp Oil. I think I accomplished my goal: Someone else must have … [Read more...]

Full Garage

gateleg table

I added yet two more pieces to my full garage... if you missed the original post on the pieces I currently had to work on, click HERE to see. Here are two more to add to the mix... I figure as soon as the girls head back to school, I will have lots to do. Can't wait.   … [Read more...]

French Provincial Low Dresser

white buffet 3

 This piece caught my eye right about those curves? I  love all her French Provincial goodness! This piece was a low dresser..I thought it could be well used as a bench or window seat. There are four drawers so this would be the perfect storage piece for someone. Beauty and function .. what more could one ask? A lady I came in contact with asked if I could paint this for her...she … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party


(Pinterest) Hi everyone! Welcome to the Creative Inspirations Linky Party at Embracing Change! My apologies for being a bad blogger this week...last week I was away from home three days and this week, my husband has been away from home for the last 4 there hasn't been much free time to blog or paint! For now, let's get to the party...which is why you came by anyway! Please link up … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features


Time for the features from last week's party! Woo hoo! The most popular link of the week was: Shabby Kitchen Table by Old Things New And some more awesome links: DIY Boot Rack by The Wannabe Cowgirl Lamp Makeover by The Turquoise Home Galvanized Tray Beverage Station by What Rose Knows Milk-Painted Cabinet by Bless'er House Bold DIY Dining Set by Bacon Time With The Hungry … [Read more...]

French Enamel Empire

French Enamel Empire 2 - Embracing Change

I can't wait to show you the latest transformation that I have made! I wanted to show you last night, but my eyelids were so heavy...I just didn't make it. I really need to blog during the day and not in the evening...that will be a new habit I will be trying to get into this year. So...I found this absolutely amazing Empire dresser on Craigslist several weeks ago. I fumbled to quickly get the … [Read more...]

Old Vanity Repurposed

vanity end tables 2 - Embracing Change

I saw this piece posted on a local Facebook sale site and it intrigued me. It looked like an old vanity, but the original top was missing.  It had shoddily been replaced with what appeared to be a big wood board. got me thinking a bit.  I loved the base of it as it appeared to be mahogany although the condition of it was less than desirable.  Oh what shall a girl do? My original plan … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party

family at Devil's Den

I am back from yet another trip away...this summer has been so busy! Here we are on the way home from camp after some sightseeing a bit in Gettysburg: It was a nice to spend with the family :O) I am ready to get this week's party let's go! Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, furniture makeovers… simply any inspired creation! … [Read more...]