The Best Mini Apple Hand Pies For Fall

Mini apple hand pies are such a great way to use all those freshly picked apples this fall.

mini fall apple hand pies

Mini Apple Hand Pies

These little treats are SO easy and so GOOD!

They have that buttery, flakey crust we all love and are stuffed full of delicious apples, walnuts and just a hint of cinnamon.

Basically, a true comfort food which tastes just like early fall to me.

Bonus points, because these also make your home smell amazing.

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How To Paint Over Cultured Marble Counters, Floors and Bathtub Surrounds

Today I’m bringing back this hugely popular post on our painted cultured marble tub surround.

Since I get so many questions on this topic, I thought I’d address them all here.

As you can see in the before images below, we had a green cultured marble surface surrounding the tub.

Actually, it’s more than just the surround.

The marble in our Rhode Island home was an early nineties/late eighties dark green.

It was something we knew we wanted to change, but getting rid of this was going to take up a lot of our renovation budget.

So a new pristine porcelain bathtub or white marble bathtubs were not going to happen here.

We did a little research and learned we could paint over it with epoxy paint!

As you can see below, we also changed out the bathroom floors.

painted over cultured marble white bath tub surround on white tile floor

How To Paint Over Cultured Marble Counters

Can you paint over cultured marble and stone?

The answer is absolutely, yes!

But, first things first.

Back when we first looked at this house, we were blown away by so many of it’s unique features.

It’s an older home with a lot of built in cabinets and interesting details.

However, one thing which stuck out was the dark green counters, vanity top, tiles and tub surround in the primary bathroom.

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Warm Up An All White Kitchen: Five Easy Ways

Let’s get into a popular question – how do I warm up an all white kitchen?

How To Warm Up An All White Kitchen

Who doesn’t love a gorgeous all-white kitchen?

It’s a classic look which has stood the test of time for good reason.

White cabinets, white walls, countertops, and open shelving looks so stylish, but if you’re not careful, sometimes it can come off as too sterile, and even boring.

The good news is I’ve got some quick and simple ways to add a bit of personality and warmth to your kitchen.

Whether you want to go big, or just add a few decorative touches, here are five easy ways to warm up an all-white kitchen:

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