{organizing ideas and decorating advice from my home to yours}

Mums ARE the Word.

Posted: October 24th, 2010 | Author: Katie | Filed under: Simple Solutions | No Comments »

With the season of gift giving beginning, here was a great idea my sister-in-law had for a little fall treat to give some of our favorite teachers:


Just a mum, and a cute ribbon. Love it!

♥ Katie (and Mindy)

Let There Be Light…

Posted: October 10th, 2010 | Author: Katie | Filed under: Simple Solutions | 2 Comments »

On this project, pictures can speak for themselves.

(Brace yourself for some ugliness on this first one…)

What we went from:


It is hard to imagine that our ceiling/soffit was once only as high as our cabinets.

To this:




It feels like a whole new kitchen, and the light just pours in!
(And I’m not talking about from the bay window but from all those wonderful little recessed lights!)

Enjoy! I know we are!

♥ Katie