I have been dealing with a serious issue since giving birth. I cannot get enough of cookies! This is serious folks. I have been chowing down on them like the cookie monster, worse actually. I have been doing well with watching what I eat and exercising more and I'm seeing results. My pre-pregnancy clothes are starting to fit like they used to. I'm sure they would fit like a glove if it weren't for darn cookies! I am so weak and just put a batch of peanut butter chocolate chip cookies in the oven. There is nothing like that fresh out of the oven goodness. I have a serious love/hate relationship with them right now. They are so good but oh so bad for the booty. I'm looking forward to the day when Kate can indulge with me, then I won't feel so bad baking them every WEEK! Maybe I should go on that cookie diet?! ha ha. Someone help! At this rate Oprah will lose her weight before I lose my 10 pounds! Time to run, cookies are ready!
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