Family Room Wainscoting

Family Room Wainscoting

The family room is the first room I stepped into in our house and I’m sure that was planned by the realtor.  I was charmed by the 1940’s part of the house – the glass knobs, original creaky floors and plaster walls, but it was the modern addition...
Painting the Family Room Trim

Painting the Family Room Trim

My husband recently switched out the builder-grade ho-hum trim in the family room with pine board trim that is a bit chunkier and matches the trim in the 1940’s part of our house. I pulled out the same primer and trim paint I used for the master bathroom and, of...
the Living Room vs. the Family Room

the Living Room vs. the Family Room

There’s a lot I want to say.  A lot of thank you’s for all of your words, prayers, stories, information and encouragement.  Yesterday was rough, but today was much better. I cleaned the house and went to the grocery store and did things that were routine...
family room gallery

family room gallery

 Before I show you the chair and the rugs, I had to share a sweet gift I received in the mail yesterday.  It’s an ironstone thimble! Look at the little mark inside.  And it was wrapped with a paper tape measure bow.  I swear, I have some of the best readers....