Home Office Art for the Christian Entrepreneur

If you’ve been following along for a little while, you know that we’ve been remodeling bits and pieces of our home. One of my favorite projects has been totally revamping my feminine home office. Want to see the full reveal? Check that out here. The Perfect Piece for my Home Office When looking for some […]

New French Doors for My Home Office!

My home office is one of my favorite remodel projects to date. The entire room was completely transformed into a bright, feminine, glamorous space where I can feel inspired, creative, and productive. Did you miss my blog post on the reveal? Check that out here. Today’s post is all about the beautiful French doors we […]

How to Start a Blog – Blogging Advice for Newbies & Creatives

“How do I start a blog???” I get asked this question all the time so I want to share some tips with you on how to start a blog, as well as some general blogging advice.   I started my blog back in 2009 when blogging was really more of an online diary of sorts. […]

How my 14 year old son changed my business forever

14 years ago today, our son Noah was born and made me a mother.   Life has never ever been the same.  I had no idea the sheer joy that motherhood would bring. At the time we had Noah, I had only had my Magic Brush painting business for a little over a year. During that time, I […]

Yeah, I’m pretty much addicted.

  Hello, my name is Jennifer Allwood. I’m addicted to coffee creamer. And glitter. And Periscope. If you haven’t heard of Periscope yet, it’s the live video app from Twitter.  If you’re on Twitter, you can get onto Periscope (and if you don’t follow me on Twitter, you can find me HERE).  Periscope is only for your cell […]

Dear teachers: they didn’t read much.

  Summer is winding down.  We are literally days away from our 3 kiddos starting their new school year. And all the sudden, I’m feeling the end of summer scramble coming on.  How can we squeeze out one more trip to the pool?  One last trip out of town?  One last sleep over?  One last book?  Oh wait.  […]

How to PAINT kitchen tile

I am in love with our newly painted kitchen cabinets.  But the tile and the countertops are like a total buzz kill for me.  So.much.brown.  I have plans to switch them both out for more contemporary colors and finishes, but until then…. I painted my tile!     How to Paint Kitchen Tile This is […]

Mr Magic made me a “C” table

  Did you know they were even called that?  I didn’t!  I called them “the little tables that scooched under the bottom of the sofa”.  One of my amazing Facebook followers clued me in ….. they are “C” tables cuz’ they are shaped like the letter “c”.  #MindBlown.  You guys are so smart! So anyhoo, […]

Stay in your lane….

     People often ask me about how I’ve built my business both online and in the field to the size it is.  They wonder if it’s advertising?  Or luck? Or if I have a “secret” to success? And it makes me giggle because it’s none of that.  Yes I advertise and yes I’ve been […]

We made a repurposed cornice board from old rusty tin panels!

  I am over here doing a happy dance at how my rusted tin repurposed cornice board just turned out!!!!!  Rusted tin is my 2nd love language (right behind glitter).  It makes my heart beat fast.  And I know what you’re thinking…. how can I love glitter AND rust at the same time????  IDK, I […]