A Bohemian Bedroom For Fiona


A few months ago, Fiona started asking for a bedroom makeover. It’s overdue, as her last update was when she was 10 and still very much in the little girl-pink room stage. Since pink is So 2011, it’s time for a change. She immediately created a Pinterest board to share her inspiration with me. And […]

Some Dining Room Updates

Updating The Dining Room | Nancherrow.com

When we bought our home 8 years ago, every single room was painted in dark hues and covered ceiling to floor in dated, floral wallpaper. We worked feverishly to lighten our rooms to make them less depressing.  This is the dining room as it looked when we moved it. Navy walls, wallpaper border, wallpaper under the chair […]

Quick Cooking: Chipotle Style Burrito Bowls

Quick Cooking: Chipotle Style Burrito Bowls | Nancherrow.com

Basketball season is upon us once more, which means afternoon practices and evening games. Which means I need to come up with some new ideas for meals I can throw together in a hurry when we come home late and hungry. My family are not a huge fan of most crockpot meals. Weird, I know. […]

Why Tiny House Living Is Not For Us

Why Tiny House Living Is Not For Us | Nancherrow.com

There’s been a lot of chatter about tiny living lately. Television shows like Tiny House Hunters and Tiny House Nation preach about buying or building tiny homes. There are blog posts and magazine articles galore on the subject. We are a people obsessed with cramming ourselves into ever smaller environmental footprints, reducing our consumption, and trimming our […]

Our Master Bedroom Makeover

Master Bedroom Makeover | Nancherrow.com

Whilst no renovation is ever a cinch, renovating any room in an old house always seems extra challenging. I usually manage to underestimate how much primer and paint I’ll need, and end up making multiple trips to the local Home Depot for more pots of of the stuff. Ten foot ceilings always seem higher when painting.  […]

Fridays Unfolded Link Party #164


howdy, everyone and welcome to Fridays Unfolded! whew what a week   my sweet girl, Fiona turned 15 this week and in between sobs (I’m so old…she’s so old…sniff…hiccup) we’ve been dealing with computer issues (which i think i fixed…yippee) trying to plan out our homeschool curricula for the upcoming year get ready for our […]

Fridays Unfolded Link Party #163


hey, all and welcome to the 163rd Fridays Unfolded! i’m so glad you’re here and that you’re partying with us this weekend   i am looking forward to some lake time now that we finally got a forecast with no rain in it   not looking forward to bits of sand in my nether regions, […]

Fridays Unfolded Link Party #162


Welcome to the party! i’m feeling quite happy today as my eldest kids are returned  from their Mexico mission trip they were gone for 10 whole days and we sure missed them   now my laundry room is full of soiled clothing my living room has luggage and souvenir gifts strewn all around and our […]

My New Green Dining Room Chairs

Painting My Dining Room Chairs | Nancherrow.com

My computer has been driving me nuts. We got some sort of virus that is proving to be difficult to remove. This is the third time I’m writing this post, as it keeps erasing itself. Gah. I’m so tired of dealing with this. I have been wanting to show you my new green dining room […]