Before&After

Before and After: A Melbourne Kitchen Gets a Gorgeous Transformation

These Twix Meringue Cookies Put the Candy Right on Top for Halloween Whether or not you’re into costumes, there’s one aspect of Halloween we can all get excited about: the treats. Whether you’re looking for a Halloween bake or really…

Before & After: A ‘Crayola-Colored Nightmare’ Victorian House Gets an Unbelievable Transformation

These Twix Meringue Cookies Put the Candy Right on Top for Halloween Whether or not you’re into costumes, there’s one aspect of Halloween we can all get excited about: the treats. Whether you’re looking for a Halloween bake or really…

Before & After: I Transformed My Kitchen for Less than $200 and It Still Looks Great a Year Later

Makeover by: Ann Loynd BurtonLocation: Fairfield County, Connecticut Last May, my husband and I relocated from New York City to the suburbs in Fairfield County, Connecticut. We found a roomy, two-bedroom apartment with the trifecta: A dishwasher, spacious balcony, and…

Before & After: This Renter Refreshed a Bland Apartment with Terrific (Temporary) Updates

Tell us a little (or a lot) about your home and the people who live there: When I first saw the apartment I was instantly in love with it. I was excited because I saw so much potential in the…

Before and After: This Small Pantry Got a Big Makeover, Thanks to a Coat of Paint

Liz Woody of Naptime Decorator has a family of five, so someone’s constantly digging into the pantry. It wasn’t the prettiest or most organized pantry. Liz decided to zhuzh up the space by painting the interior door black. Well, that…

Before & After: This Is One of the Best Kitchen and Dining Room Remodels of All Time

You don’t put a bold headline like the one on this post unless you really mean it, but this house’s transformation is truly worthy of such a strong statement. Cali Gabrielle is currently the Sales Director at the Civic Theater…

Before and After: This Kitchen Got a DIY Upgrade and You Won’t Believe It’s the Same Space

Partner Meal Prep Plan: How I Prep a Week of Meals with the Kids’ Help Cooking with kids can go way beyond cookies and cupcakes. In truth, a Meal Prep Power Hour is the best time to bring kids into…

Before & After: You Won’t Believe How Wonderfully This Inexpensive Dining Room Refresh Came Together

Partner Meal Prep Plan: How I Prep a Week of Meals with the Kids’ Help Cooking with kids can go way beyond cookies and cupcakes. In truth, a Meal Prep Power Hour is the best time to bring kids into…

Before & After: This 1920s Bungalow Got a Brilliant Makeover, Thanks to a Budget IKEA Kitchen

The previous owner had lived here for about 70 years and it was clearly a well-loved home that was in fantastic condition and just required updating. The house was built in the 1920s and had original hardwood strip flooring, solid…

Before & After: This Kitchen Went from Dark and Cramped to Light and Bright

This kitchen was small and it didn’t help that it had a tiny, barely usable breakfast nook just off to the left. Honestly, I don’t think a bagel, let alone a human, could fit in that space, so it just…