Stunning Antique Black Bow Front Highboy ~ Take Two!

Several years ago, I purchased a beautiful antique bow front mahogany highboy.  I wasn't sure how I wanted to paint it so I set it aside for a while until I came up with an idea.  I took it to Not So Shabby and it sold right away. Fast forward to a few months ago.  I was … [Read more...]

Shizzle Videos ~ Easy Waxing & Buffing

Here's a couple videos I'd like to share with all of you.  The first one shows you how easy it is to apply an all natural Clear Wax. http://youtu.be/jIs9DOPuZ7o This second one shows you the Wax Buffing Brush Attachment that we use to achieve a fabulous finish in … [Read more...]

Turquoise Coffee Table

Howz it going?  Did you all remember to turn your clocks ahead the other night. It always throws me off for a few days when they change the time.  Am I the only one? I spent this past weekend at an awesome women's retreat and am rested, refreshed and ret-to-go.  I … [Read more...]

How I Created a Faux Zinc Finish

Does it ever take way longer for anyone else to accomplish things?  It does for me like ALL THE TIME. I painted this in one of my favorite colors, Young Kansas Wheat the day I got it but it just didn't do anything for me.  It was too plane Jane for my liking.  It needed … [Read more...]

Mele Kalikimaka from our Hale to Yours!

Wishing each and every one of you a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy, Prosperous & Joyful New Year! From our hale to yours, Mele Kalikimaka!   and as we count our blessings on this very precious day, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of those … [Read more...]

Simple Evergreen Planters All Winter Long

This is not one of those glamorous fancy-shmancy magazine posts straight out of a department store because to be honest, I am so NOT the department store type. It does however totally reflect my personal style when it comes to holiday decor, so with that... welcome to … [Read more...]

Home for the Holidays 2012 ~ Christmas Decor Link Up

We're battling the flu over at the Andrade hale so this is going to be quick.   This is the last week to link up to: Home for the Holidays 2012 a Christmas Link Party Series     Link up your  Christmas Decor  at Lindauer Designs and   link up all … [Read more...]

Home For the Holidays 2012 ~ Holiday Recipe Link Up Party

Today officially launches the beginning of this year's Home for the Holidays 2012 There are eight different Christmas Themes in our Party Home for the Holidays 2012 a Christmas Link Party Series beginning November 27th.       I am tickled pink to be teaming up … [Read more...]

Delicious High Protein Breakfast Inspired by Panera Bread’s Mediterranean Sandwhich

On a recent visit to Panera Bread, I noticed a large sign advertising their Mediterranean Breakfast Sandwich.  What appealed to me the most was the combination of the pesto, spinach and egg whites...  I actually would prefer it without their bread but apparently, it makes … [Read more...]