I am totally overwhelmed by all the emails and messages on facebook that I have received in the past 24 hours. So many of you guys brought me to tears and I have thanked the Lord for each one of you for taking the time to send encouraging words, prayers and passages my way. I am writing all of them in my journal and thank you for your love and support. I promise to write back to each one of you, it may take me a couple days and I might not be the best with my words because I am overwhelmed but I want you to know how much it means to my family and I. May the Lord bless you and keep you always.
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