Hello there! This is always one of my favorite posts of the year because I see
how productive I am…even when I don’t feel like it! I don’t feel like a
total sloth after pulling this post together. Especially after this last crazy
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I didn’t think I’d have much to share, but I did plenty last year. They
weren’t all huge before and after makeovers…but I think I like these even
better! Most of the projects are easy to accomplish in a day or two with
Remember that projects around the house are my job…and I love it! I love to
wrap up the previous year and hopefully inspire you for your own home.
The updates make this little spot so fresh and clean — love it!
My plan year was to continue this on the other two stair walls…but I got
distracted. 😉 I plan to do that this soon.
pretty cafe lights out here and we finally got that project done. See how we
outdoor lights without trees here!:
Ahhh…I love them so much! They have held up beautifully through storms and
I’m already looking forward to some spring nights there.
It’s a dark, moody room, but I
brightened it up a bit for the summer here. It’s now the best of both worlds!
It’s the perfect mix of form and function! I’m so glad I went with that fun
our guest room
— a few little touches made a big difference:
I’ve since painted the hood a lighter gray and love it even more! I am
so happy with the black hardware — that’s such an easy DIY that
makes a big impact.
painting most of
the walls the dark gray:
Those are just a few of my favorite projects of 2020! Did you miss any of
I didn’t accomplish much from my to do list for last year — our finances
have been hit hard with schools not being 100 percent most places so we
nixed most of them.
We are hopeful for a better 2021 for so many reasons! Our hope is to address
the same spots I wanted to tackle last year and maybe more?
It’s huge for a basement! I have started planning out the layout and we are
all coming up with fun ideas for this space. I’ll share my plans with you
I wanted to tackle our son’s bathroom last year but got distracted. I hope
to take down a wall in here and add some fun tile to this wall:
I would also LOVE to wall off a space in our basement storage room —
we’ve made it into a workout space and I have dreamed of closing it up
since we moved in. That would be a BIG project so I’m not sure it will
Heck, I’m not sure any of it will happen…crossing my fingers! I would be
perfectly happy with another year of smaller projects — we’re just so
thankful we were able to do anything to our house last year!
Do you have any fun DIY projects or makeovers planned for this year?