Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for All Types of Moms

Mother's Day is right around the corner!!! This quote is so true! And the older I get with grown children, the more I appreciate my sweet mom. She's my biggest supporter and best fan, and she has always offered the most amazing encouragement for all my crazy ideas!! Though I'm not much of an advanced planner, I decided to post my top gift-giving ideas early so you'll have plenty of inspiration when it's time to treat your mom, mother-in-law or grandmother to something special! 1. For ...

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DIY: Updating Your Frames with Paint!

Before our recent home renovation, I had my back staircase and game room filled with collections of framed family photographs. For our new look, I decided to simplify and use framed photos going only up the staircase, so ... John and I had to edit!! We selected about 20 frames portraying our kids, my parents as children, and even a 1927 wedding portrait of John's Italian family (named Segreto!)! After plastering the back staircase in a soft white and installing a more contemporary ...

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