Painting furniture with chalk paint

I love chalk paint. Why?  Well, you can pretty much paint over anything.  No primer.  No sanding.  None of that prep work nonsense.  I am not a planner.  You can make anything look new again or completely change the look of something that has been around forever by simply painting. One of my favorite DIY…

Everyday blessings

Social experiment for the day… I am wondering what it would be like if all of us would appreciate the simple every day blessings that surround us. Would we act differently? Would we be nicer to others? Would we smile more? I say yes, yes, and yes. For instance, I am blessed that I got…

About Me

Hi Friends!  I’m Carrie. Welcome to Blessed in Blue Jeans.  Please, sit back & relax. First a little about me. I married my high school sweetheart in 1993 and have never regretted it a day in my life.  We met in the 5th grade and became best friends.  We are the parents of an awesome…

So what should you expect?

Hmmm.  Good question.  Expectations are a dangerous thing.  Keep them low and there is nothing to strive for.  Set them way up there and possibly be disappointed that they aren’t being met.  Sounds like a recipe for disaster. Let’s just say we will “play it by ear”.  How about we learn together?  I say we…