I have been slacking off in the blogging department. Life has been busy but so blessed. Not too much has changed over here in the Andrews household. I am back in physical therapy, on week 3 out of 6. It is oh so painful but I know the result will be good. The doctors say that I will have pain for the rest of my life. I really can't even think about it because I break down. It is so painful. I am praying for a miracle. I believe God can do it! I've also been spending lots of time with my grandma and grandpa styll. Grandpa isn't doing well, he has been diagnosed with congestive heart failure and is going in for a bunch of tests tomorrow. My heart has been so heavy for them so I have been spending lots of time on my knees for them. The Lord has brought so much comfort and peace to my heart this week to which I am so thankful for! Our house is improving week by week. Chris is installing under cabinet lighting in the kitchen as I type this. He is always thinking of new things to do around here and I love it. The Lord has been so good to us. I am so thankful for this time in our life. We have lots to give thanks for!
Remember that one time my husband bought a tv wall mount and then I decided we needed a new tv stand? And then it made me realize our dark furniture would look way better if I lightened it up? And then it was time to get rid of the old dark throw pillows and dark rug? And then all of a sudden that fireplace looked so out of place. So we gutted it. All because we put the tv on the wall! Here’s a little walk down our DIY family room makeover. Before . I started with this old corner cabinet that i got for free years ago and painted chocolate brown. I dusted her off and went to town with chalk paint. Then I got rid of the old dark rug and started changing out our throw pillows. Then it was onto the fireplace. Before Chris took out part of the wood floor to extend the floor of the tiny fireplace. We also cleaned out the fireplace and sprayed it with cream paint that can withstand 1,200 degree temperatures. And then we sucked out the old volcano rock and put in this fire glass fr