Cheri Peoples

Coffee Bar- Part 1

August 14, 2016
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I mentioned our coffee bar HERE. This house was build in the 70’s and they had a wet bar in the hearth room. My sister brought up a great idea– make it into a coffee bar and that is where the inspiration began. You can see the hearth bar in the photos when I was […]


The Bungalow Kitchen Update 2-before, during and now

August 13, 2016
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It feels so good to finally have the top cabinets done and installed again. One good thing with our OPEN CONCEPT, for the last 2 1/2 months of working on the kitchen, is that everyone got familiar with where we had things. Last night the kids were saying “I think I liked the open concept […]


Kitchen Cabinets

August 7, 2016
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Before you know it THIS and THIS will look like THIS. We closed on the house the end of May and moved in the beginning of June. The first project was the kitchen. You can check more of it out HERE . We were in the midst of summer and projects and swim meets every weekend. […]


Table Renovation

July 31, 2016
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We had already made an offer on this house, had a lot of our boxes packed but we weren’t done packing, when I decided to have a DO-OVER with this table.  My husband thought I was nuts- there was still so much to do but I knew once we moved it would take forever to get […]


Chalk Recipe

July 29, 2016
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If you have priced the small containers of chalkboard paint and you want to do a large project it can add up fast. In addition- You need 2-3 coats of paint. I mixed up my own which was so easy. 1/3 Cup of plaster of paris 1/4 Cup water 1 Cup of Black Paint- you […]


Chalk It Up

July 26, 2016
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I decided to add chalkboard to 2 sides of the wall between the kitchen and hearth room. It is the perfect place to make a grocery list. This side is for sweet messages. I made my own recipe for the chalk paint.  I will post that next. Then the next post -coming soon- will be the […]


Restoration Hardware Knock-Off Corbels

July 5, 2016
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The BUNGALOW -Our Kitchen Update- Before, During and NOW

July 3, 2016
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It isn’t going to be a before and after because we are still in the process and need to do a few more things but you can see where we are for now. Let’s start with a NOW and then we will get into the BEFORE, During and more NOW photos. Welcome to our Kitchen. […]