We had a good idea of what kind of dining table end chairs we wanted and we couldn’t find them anywhere- at least for the right price. Sorry, I wasn’t going to splurge $800 on one chair. That’s nonsense. The criteria were that they had to be big, comfy, unique and wing-back. We finally found a … More DIY: Painted Wing-Back Chairs
As far as I’m concerned, Spring is already here! Today, the weather is in the 70’s- that’s quite remarkable for this time of the year in Boston. I’m ready for everything to become alive, cheery and vibrant again. I’m always looking forward to the daffodils the most because they signify the first of Spring existence … More DIY: A Whimsical Spring Tablescape
Here’s another trash to treasure makeover post… Our dining room is slowly but surely coming together. There’s this little corner below our DIY chalkboard that has been serving no purpose whatsoever. Well, that is no longer the case as we just added a buffet table to fill the voided space. Nope, not an expensive one- … More Buffet Table Makeover
Although we don’t have a huge backyard, we have just enough space to enjoy some of the summer activities including grilling and having a garden filled with herbs and flowers. And by garden, I mean pots. City life limits ginormous green space but I’ll take it any day because city living makes my heart pitter-patter. … More I Spy…
Although we live in the city, we are lucky enough to have a ginormous cherry tree in our backyard. This past weekend, my husband pruned the tree and got rid of many dead branches. He also clipped some that were not dead but needed trimming so we brought them into the house. I made two … More Cherry Blossoms In My Dining Room
Happy Wednesday! With this post, I’m taking you into my dining room where some butter break action was happening. Ok, so what the heck is a ‘butter break’? It’s kinda like afternoon tea but instead of the petite pastries and teas being the highlight of the show, it’s actually the butter! Who doesn’t loveeee butter?! … More Butter Break
How are you adding Autumn touches to your home? We’ve sprinkled ours with some Fall foliage arrangements- all in clear glass vases. Here’s what’s happening on our dining room table… I’ve recently discovered H&M Home online and just fell in love with some of their decor pieces. The prices will blow you away. Definitely drool-worthy … More Autumn Touches
Lately, if you haven’t noticed, I have this crazy obsession w/ decorative trays. They are so great to put things on and they just make everything look like pieces of art. Also helps to keep things neat and tidy which we can all appreciate. Currently, here is what’s on my dining table. Do you take … More What’s On Your Dining Table?