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How to Paint Wood Furniture

Learn how to paint wood furniture the right way to get a beautiful, professional finish. Breathe new life into old furniture with this tutorial! Painted wood furniture can be beautiful in so many spaces. Although I love both stained wood furniture and raw unfinished wood furniture, sometimes painted wood furniture is the best option. The…

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Paint Sheens

Consider this paint sheen 101: learn all about the most common paint sheens and where to use them in your home! I’ve always been drawn to the power of paint. And given the popularity of my Paint Color Series, you all are, too, apparently. 😉 Almost as important as choosing the right color, though, is…


I’m so happy you’re here!

As a mother of four, I believe that home is to be lived in, not looked at… but I also believe that functional can be beautiful. And that creating and capturing beauty can help us pursue peace at home. Find out more…

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