How to make a chalkboard from an old thrift store print (easy gift idea!)

 

How to make a chalkboard from an old framed print turquoise after

I’m going to show you how to make a chalkboard from an old framed print. I recently painted this turquoise chalkboard as giveaway for a friend for the Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association.  Most of you know my hubby …

How to PAINT kitchen tile

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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, …

My nearly white entryway table. A tutorial.

White Entryway Table

 

If you follow my Magic Brush Facebook page, you’ll know that I recently repainted my entryway table to look like the picture above.  I know, I know. It’s almost white.  And I thought I was allergic to white. Who knew??…

Painted pantry handles in my new gray kitchen

Normally I am not a fan of painting your cabinet handles.  I just feel like the oils in your hands will eventually wear the paint off of your handles.  Especially on the cabinets where you keep your chocolate stash and …

How being a “Hot Mess” has made me a successful business owner (and can make you one too!)

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I am curious if you can think of a well-meaning teacher or parent or friend who labeled you as “something” as a child?  Perhaps you were told you were a day dreamer.  Or bossy.  Or hyperactive.  Or the …