• One Room Challenge Week 5 | Bathroom Progress | Spring 2016

    Welcome to Week 5 of the One Room Challenge!     This week was a tough week for getting things accomplished in bathroom. First off the weather was so nice that it was hard to stay inside and work. There have not been a whole lot of nice days here in Michigan yet so I wanted to take advantage of them. I am glad that we did because it got cold and gloomy after those few days. Our watch dog Alby keeps and eye out while she scoops the dirt and he eats it. Kids seem to always be able to find the smallest patch of exposed dirt in the yard.…

  • One Room Challenge Week 3 | How to Fill Baseboard Gaps

    Welcome back to week 3 of the One Room Challenge hosted by Calling It Home. If you are new you can check out Week 1 HERE and Week 2 HERE.   When I was priming the baseboards in the kid’s bathroom I came across a problem. As I painted I noticed these huge gaps between the wall and the baseboards. The gaps became more pronounced as I primed the walls as well. Not cool.     It wasn’t a matter of nailing the boards to the wall. I tried wiggling them to see if they were loose, but they were securely nailed to the wall. I wasn’t quite sure what to do about the space. Luckily…