Since this is the fifth time I’ve participated in the One Room Challenge, a six-week-long event where participants focus their efforts on making big changes in one room in their house, I should have known it would be an impossible challenge to complete within the allotted time frame while simultaneously caring for a newborn baby. … Continue reading Vintage Toy Nursery – The ‘Reveal’
To quickly recap the project, I’m participating in the One Room Challenge and creating a gender neutral vintage toy themed nursery (with a few easily reversed girly touches) for our seven-week old daughter and any subsequent children. We moved into our house less than three months before she arrived, so our main focus for her bedroom … Continue reading Vintage Toy Nursery – One Room Challenge Week 4
In Week 3 of the One Room Challenge, I focused on making a few DIY decor items. As with the first two weeks of the ORC, it was a struggle to work on the nursery to-do list. I managed to tackle a couple of my goals and learned how to wear the baby to help … Continue reading Vintage Toy Nursery – One Room Challenge Week 3
In Week 2 of the One Room Challenge, I made a tiny bit of forward progress. This week was a tough one for getting much of anything accomplished. Little Miss had some congestion and was fussy. As a result, I spent a lot of time just hanging out and holding her instead of putting her … Continue reading Vintage Toy Nursery – One Room Challenge Week 2
Labor Day weekend took on a whole new meaning this year when our firstborn surprised us by arriving three weeks early. We chose to wait until delivery to find out whether we were having a boy or a girl and were so excited to finally find out that we had a sweet baby GIRL. It’s … Continue reading Vintage Toy Nursery – One Room Challenge Week 1
Oh boy, it’s the final week of the One Room Challenge! I checked several boxes off the to-do list in Week 5, but there’s still plenty to do to turn this boring beige space into a fun and colorful laundry room.
In Week 4 of the one Room Challenge, I struggled to make final decisions on cabinet paint color and accent wall design. Keep reading to see the choices I’ve narrowed it down to.
In Week 3 of the one Room Challenge, I completed several mundane but necessary tasks to prepare the room for more fun and attractive elements.