Intentions, Not Resolutions!

energy flows where intention goes

Well, it’s that time of year folks. Social media and the world wide web is flooded with posts about New Year’s resolutions and tips to help you stick to them. Can I just be frank? I hate New Year’s resolutions and the anxiety they bring. They’re never kept because there aren’t any real consequences to […]

Moxie Makeovers- My first experience with Moxie Paints

Moxie Paint Makeovers by A to Z Custom Creations

Hey, hey… Have you heard? There’s a new paint line on the scene and it’s kind of AMAZING! Moxie Paints was born of passion and the mindset that people are more important than paint. All products in the Moxie Line are: ·  water based ·  non-toxic ·  hypoallergenic ·  voc-free ·  formaldehyde free ·  lead […]

Custom Painted Kitchen Island

Custom Painted Kitchen Island  by A to Z Custom Creations

Hey friends! I’ve been trying all week to set aside some time for this post. This kitchen island is like … whoa! Show stopping, jaw dropping GORGEOUS! It was jealous of all the love given to the cabinets and was crying out for “The Finishing Touch”! Now, if you’ve followed me for long, you know […]

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Sanding your way to a gorgeous wood grain!

A to Z Custom Creations Dresser Makeover

Once in a blue moon, a piece with a salvageable top finds me. I get all giddy at the thought of revealing a gorgeous wood grain but I’d be a big fat liar if I said I enjoyed the labor involved! The work of sanding is lessened with the help of an orbital sander (the […]

Back To Life- Refreshing Furniture with Paint and Daddy Van’s Wax

The Finishing Touch by A to Z Custom Creations

There are some pieces that just speak to me! They’re the ones I fall in love with, find the most joy in painting, and provide me with the lasting paint therapy I’m always referring to in my hashtags. This little lady was one of those! She found her way to me in disrepair. She’d obviously […]

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“Comma Moments”- When Life Forces You To Pause

Daddy's Hands- Facing "Comma Moments" in Life

Breathe in. Breathe out. I can’t even recall how many times I’ve had to be reminded to do just that in the last few months. It’s still a daily, sometimes hourly affirmation I speak to myself. We all have “comma moments” where life changing events cause us to pause our everyday life. I’ve had more […]

DIY Pipe Curtain Rod and Living Room Progress

Decorating A Rental- DIY Pipe Curtain Rod by A to Z Custom Creations

Hey friends! Ready to dive into some DIY goodness? I told you in my last post I’d be sharing some tips and solutions for making a rental a home. Today I’m gonna do just that with a cool, industrial-chic curtain rod project and some living room progress! Let’s start with the living room progress! Remember […]

Making A Rental A Home

Removing Wallpaper to Update A Rental

Ahhh. What a weekend! I did NOTHING, friends! Absolutely nothing. Well, I take that back. I binged on Netflix {Orange Is The New Black rocks} and touched up my hot pink highlights. If you know me, you know how hard the stillness was for me. I’m a busy bee and I rarely watch the television but […]

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Taking The Helm- Setting Intentions

Artwork on chalkboard by A to Z Custom Creations

I’ve spent a lot of time contemplating my future lately, friends. You ever do that? Like, really evaluate where you are and where you’re headed? It can be a bit overwhelming, especially for someone who runs a creative business and wants to just do everything that pops into their mind. That said, it’s an absolute necessity! […]

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DIY Coffee Filter Angel Wings

DIY Coffee Filter Angel Wings by A to Z Custom Creations

Decorating kitchen walls can be tough. I’m not a huge fan of store bought decor anyway but the “kitchen themed” stuff really turns me off.  If you follow me you know, I love wings and I’ve told you how I have them in almost every room of my home. They would be in every room but […]

Creating a Story Wall, aka A Gallery Wall

Creating a Story Wall, aka A Gallery Wall

Gallery walls are all the rage and this chic is a fan! I like ‘em all…big, small, classic, or funky! For me, the real magic happens when a wall captivates it’s audience and tells a story though! My gallery wall was captured and shared in a bad picture on Instagram last week when a friend tagged me in […]

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Unique Window Covering Using A Stencil by Royal Design Studio

Unique Window Covering Using Royal Design Studio's Stencil

Hey friends! I’ve been absolutely DYING to share this project with you! Not only did the vision come together perfectly, it looks so stinking cool! Let’s start with my dilema…the weirdest window known to man and a creative mind that can’t stand the thought of plain mini blinds to cover it! I know it’s hard […]

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