Holly’s Kitchen Makeover: Cabinet Knobs

You’ve been hearing me complain about my kitchen and express my excitement for the kitchen makeover. The picture above is what I began with. As with most projects; as you make one eye-sore look better you start seeing new eye-sores. PROGRESS: To date, we’ve painted the walls, completed a countertop transformation, and added a tile […]

Holly’s Kitchen Makeover: Adding a Backsplash {and tips for the first time tiler}

We’ve been doing a kitchen makeover [I’m ecstatic, because I REALLY didn’t like my kitchen]! Here’s what it looked like BEFORE [above]; this is after a new window and after tearing off the old backsplash (which was the same material as the countertop). PROGRESS: To date; we’ve painted walls, installed new window, built a frame […]

Holly’s Kitchen Makeover: Countertops

Note: The Countertop Transformation Kit used for this makeover was provided by Rust-Oleum but all opinions are my own. Our countertops were ugly. And, to make it worse, they were made from the same Laminate that was in my parents house when I was growing up (so I know how old they were!) and apparently […]

Holly’s Kitchen Makeover: Storyboard

Kitchen Story It’s been nearly 2 years since we purchased our home. I feel like we’ve been doing a great job putting our personal touch (on nearly every square inch) of the house; but now it’s time for the kitchen! Oh, the kitchen is the last big eye sore and I cannot wait! The counter […]

Kitchen Makeover…at the rental

Where have I been for the past 6 or 7 weeks? Working on our rental….(insert exhausted emoji icon). Three years ago I posted this post on our rental, which at that time, we had just purchased.  We did a fantastic 3-week makeover on it three years ago, rented it out, and didn’t do much to it […]

Basic Kitchen Light Makeover

So this was my kitchen light “fix”. Finding kitchen lighting in our place would have been tough. We have two large rooms open up to the kitchen, both of which have big chandeliers. Therefore, most large kitchen lighting was already a little over-the-top. Then add in that I don’t plan on living here too much […]