Posted on February 10, 2012
So many times I write a grocery list and lose the sheet of paper. I even doing the grocery list app on my phone. Unfortunately, that doesn’t work either because I’m not the one that does the groceries most times. Here’s what works for us. I purchased the dorm mirror from Target for about $15 in hopes of creating Ballard Designs knock-off. Well, a friend of mine gave me a better idea of what I should do (thanks Dedra). I had all the intentions of returning the mirror back to Target. Months went by and I thought “I’m stuck with it now. What do I do with it”. I had a eureka moment. I made a chalkboard…
I took these two elements:
Oh and we can’t forget something to write with:
To get this:
It works great right on the pantry door. As items need to be restocked, I just write it on the board. Eezy peezy
Posted on February 1, 2012
I love a vintage touch here and there. Growing up in New York our house had a pass through door similar to this:
(Via Sears Homes)
Though it was past my time. I always imagine what it would be like getting milk each day from the milk man.
My childhood memories seem to come to life every now and again. I made my very own milk bottles from Yoohoo bottles complete with a milk caddy. They now sit happily on my kitchen counter by an enamelware vase, filled with white cherry blossoms, I snatched up from Ikea.
I even fooled my little one with the milk bottles at first. Hee hee…