Pineapple cheesecake. Even if I didn’t describe to you how light and fluffy and silky smooth this cheesecake is, you would want it. It is that good. I think the worst thing cheesecake can be is dense and mealy. This one is anything but. It is so good that my Auntie Esther doubles the batch… Continue reading No Bake Pineapple Cheesecake
I recently finished redecorating my Mom’s kitchen with her. While we were going for a brighter, more neutral space, we still wanted it to suit her and the things she loves. My Mom is very sentimental, especially when it comes to items that belonged to her parents. Beside the sink she has previously hung a… Continue reading Family Recipe Display: Tutorial
My Mom’s kitchen. She probably spends more time here than in any other room of the house. Cooking, baking, visiting, cleaning. I wanted her kitchen to be inviting and beautiful. Check out the kitchen before we started. She really loves the French country feel so we leaned in that direction for the decor. The refinished dresser… Continue reading The Kitchen Remodel: After
I know. I know. I said the reveal would be Wednesday! It will be Friday – I promise!!! By the time I edited and prepped all the photos I had a novel prepared for a blog post, so I have split it into two. This way we can all wait 24 hours in anticipation of… Continue reading The Kitchen Remodel: Before
As I shared a couple of weeks ago, our next home will likely be much smaller than our previous one, and this might give me a few challenges on the decorating front. But in an effort to look for the bright side (new beginnings, a fresh space, condo fees!) I also remind myself that smaller… Continue reading Rustic and Relaxed Decor
For weeks (months?) I have been tempting and taunting you with sneak peeks of the dresser my mom and I have been working to repurpose into kitchen storage. I perused Pinterest inspiration with you, and for my Instagram followers, threw in some in progress photos. It took so long because we wanted this baby to… Continue reading Kitchen Dresser Reveal!
I am the first to admit it, 90 percent of the furniture pieces I see, my first thought is “how would I paint it?” It drives my husband and my dad crazy, not to mention all the wood “purists” out there. But I like to paint most pieces in my house. Yes, I won’t touch… Continue reading Step Away From The Brush