Rustic, irons, metals…it all appeals to my design sense. Being able to replicate the beautiful designs advertised on HGTV and social media in my vintage city home, on a budget, has become apart of my everyday daydreaming. Yes, I daydream about decorating my home. We all have our thing, right? LOL This weekend I was… Continue reading DIY Farmhouse Inspired Open Shelves and Mug Holder!
Chip and Joanna Gains, stars of HGTV’s Fixer Upper, have made me look at how old and discarded items can give your home a chic yet inviting look. I literally watch their shows multiple times and never grow bored by the repeat episodes. Each time I watch an episode I see something I hadn’t seen… Continue reading D.I.Y Farmhouse Wall Decor (Tutorial)
My vintage home was built in 1957 with a total square footage of 996. I purchased my home at the age of 23 with one child. As a single mother in her twenties the excitment and pride I felt was indescribable. The home was purchased from my grandmother who obtained it in 1982. I wasn’t… Continue reading My Vintage Home Tour
Welcome to Mommy Usage, a little cyber space dedicated to all things I’m willing to tackle! Grab a cuppa joe, mug of tea, glass of wine, or something a bit stronger and peruse the site. Have you ever had a friend who was all over the place wanting to try everything and pretty successful at most… Continue reading What Is This Blog About?