• Around the House

    Updating your space – Part Two

    This transformation was a little more complicated than just a coat of chalk paint, but I was still able to do it by myself with zero experience! And it cost roughly $138 for the materials. It took me two full days to replace our old backsplash, and that time was well worth it! When we bought our house, the kitchen walls were covered a brownish wallpaper. That was removed before we moved in. I tried a yellow wall paint that looked JUST like mustard…so that was quickly repainted a neutral color! While the walls were yellow, I had painted over the windmill tiles just because the windmills made me sad.…

  • Around the House

    Updating your space – Part One

    I am notorious for changing the look of the rooms in our home. Sometimes our needs change, sometimes I find a new piece of decor I want to incorporate, sometimes walls get damaged and need repaired, and usually it’s just because I like to mix things up. Giving your home some updates does not always have to cost a lot, and sometimes it doesn’t really even take that much time. I have been updating a few areas around here and I wanted to share and maybe inspire you to freshen up a space in your home that you are not loving. First was our daughter’s built in desk. When we…

  • Get Crafty

    First Craft Show

    My daughter’s school had a fall marketplace last weekend that vendors could sign up for and sell their goodies at booths. That event is really what got me jump-started to start Those Littles. I was interested in making things and finding out a good way to sell them, and this seemed like a good start! Although most of the vendors were candle makers, Avon and health product sellers, I was so happy to be there! I was able to pass out some cards and make some good connections in our little community. The best part was spending the day with my sweet girl and decorating the booth. I made a…