le bon lait, a bed frame & peppers

Marian ParsonsFavorite Finds, Guest Room, My House26 Comments

I have to admit that this purchase was a total impulse buy.  A few weeks ago, I was looking through Furniture Feature Friday links to pick out my favorites.  As I was scanning through the thumbnails, I clicked on this table makeover inspired by Country Living by Kathy of South of Main… My eyes were immediately drawn to the Normandie milk bottle.  Oh, … Read More

finding an "antique" queen guest bed

Marian ParsonsFavorite Finds, Guest Room, My House47 Comments

I’m still sorting through all of the inquiries about the bed that I received in response to yesterday’s post, but I think it’s safe to assume I’m going to be able to find a buyer for it!  I also received a lot of interesting comments about the price of the bed, so I’m going to speak to that in another … Read More

Guest Bedroom Progress…

Marian ParsonsGuest Room, My House58 Comments

I spent some time in the guest room today, getting the space cleaned up, hanging up the lights and curtain rods, moving the furniture and hanging a few things on the wall.  Here’s how it’s coming along… I’m going to make a cover for the bolster pillow, but just wrapped it in fabric for the visual. I found a pair … Read More

Guest Room & Ironstone

Marian ParsonsFavorite Finds, Guest Room, Ironstone, My House38 Comments

Last night I asked Jeff if I could leave early for handbell practice, so I could pick up some paint on the way.  He gave me a look.  “What do you need paint for?”  I answered casually, “The guest room.”  Usually me buying paint isn’t a questionable event, but I have a lot on my plate right now and painting … Read More