Fix It Up Friday No.4

Hey you guys! I’m back today with the 4th Fix It Up Friday and I’m super excited about this week’s design! So, what has caught my eye this week? These awesome faux burl wood cubes! I found someone selling a pair of them on my local craigslist and I think they’d make the perfect pair of little night stands!

Especially for a guest room where bedside storage isn’t as needed. These add such a great funky and modern feeling. Let me show you some inspiration I found surrounding burl wood….

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Coconut Lime Popsicle Recipe

We are still enduring the heat and humidity (not well I might add) of summer over here! I’ve been whipping up summer inspired meals and cool desserts in an attempt to make the most of this season and I have a real hit for you coconut lime lovers out there! Coconut Lime Popsicles with a hint of mint- if you want 😉 The mint is optional. The best part about these guys is that they are refined sugar free! 

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Fix It Up Friday No.3

Hey you guys! I’m back with another Fix It Up Friday and I’m so excited to share this one with you! This week’s design is probably my favorite, I’ve even named it; I’m calling it ‘Lush Lake House.’ So cute, right? So let’s get down to it! Whilst scanning the good ole Craigslist I came across these really fabulous vintage chrome and faux leather director’s chairs.

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Fix It Up Friday NO. 2

Hey y’all I’m back this week with Fix It Up Friday number 2! I was so excited this week because I found such a great gem on my local Facebook Marketplace and I think I might buy it for our guest room/my office. I’m so pumped to share with you what I think you could do with this piece and what has been inspiring me lately, so let’s get to it! 

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Outfitting The Bump 1st & 2nd Trimester Tops

There are a lot of things that happen during pregnancy, one of the most challenging stages in my opinion is the first and second trimester, the first trimester bringing with it sickness and fatigue; just as the second trimester dawns with promises of no more nausea and a little more energy you begin to experience the phenomenon I affectionately call “baby or beer gut.” Let me explain a little….This typically happens to me during my second trimester, when my little baby belly is starting to protrude but isn’t quite yet a cute, obvious baby bump; like I look like I’m a little bit pregnant or I look like I just ate 3 pizzas and had a whole six pack all to myself!

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Fix It Up Friday NO. 1

Happy Friday y’all!!! Today I’m sharing something new with you!! Actually, let me be more accurate… this is new to the blog, I’ve hosted a mini “Fix It Up Friday” on my Love The Tompkins Facebook page a few times and it was such a hit so I’ve decided to bring it along for the long haul here over on the blog! So here is how it works, I find items listed on my local craigslist/buy sell trade websites that can be transformed to create a great cohesive look with a little TLC. 

Here is my inspiration photo for this weeks “fix up”…

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