I wish I could show you the first house we ever lived in.
I didn’t write a blog back then so the only pictures I have of the house involve family. I didn’t really take pictures of the decorating.
But suffice it to say it looked NOTHING like this. I had a yellow couch with red roses and blue flowers and tomato red walls and a pink rug with an overall geometric design and blue and white plates on the wall.
It was such a tiny house and I didn’t really have a lot of money to decorate with so I shopped yard sales and painted everything in sight and became an expert at making things look like they were so much more than they ever intended to be.
Like my windows.
We had eight foot ceilings and tiny windows and I tried everything to make them look like pictures in all the decorating magazines I read and nothing really worked.
Until I discovered this tip.Continue reading