Photobucket     Photobucket        

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Demolition

Today is the day they are installing my granite! I'm very excited but nervous too! I hear so much pounding and breaking going on in there...I just hope everything fits right and it meets up with the tile backsplash ok. I hope they know what they are doing...As I am sitting here typing this, part of one of the green ledges off of the island just flew off and landed under the kitchen table! Oh my!! I guess I am going to have to replace those... maybe he will glue it back...Goodness! I'll let you know how this turns out...My heart is pounding!





5 comments:

Liz said...

Woo, hoo....happy dance!! You must be so excited to have that gorgeous granite installed. I loved your kitchen the way it was before, but I REALLY can't wait to see the new look. Keep us posted. ((Hugs)) ~Liz

Shelia said...

Take three deep breaths and you'll feel better! I'm so excited for you! We've had our granite now almost a year and I just love it. I was a little scared of having it at first as I had read so many things. But it's so easy to keep and I just love it. I can't wait to see yours!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Jeanette said...

It will be wonderful! I love my granite countertops, I wouldn't trade them for the world. It will all work out just great!

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

It's going to look beautiful Kristen, can't wait to see it! Martina

Farica said...

It is going to be FINE, and it is going to be GORGEOUS!! In fact, I am sure it's all over with by now. LOL!! All the "pain" is going to be soooo very worth it when you see that beautiful kitchen that takes your breath away. Can't wait to see it!! The first night I had my granite, I wanted to sleep in there with it!

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My photo
I'm a 42yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 21years to a wonderful man, Kevin. We have one son together named Chase who is 14. We live in a small town in Arkansas and have a dog named Sassy, a cat named Coco and now a chinchilla, Tiki. My husband is a Database Administrator and I have my own business called Kristen's Creations where I make and sell a variety of crafts. I worked in a shop as a floral designer for 15 yrs. until it closed. My former boss decided to retire and lease out her building. I enjoy crafting, decorating, and hanging out with my family. E-mail me at Kristenscreations@hotmail.com

Follow me on Instagram!

https://www.instagram.com/kristenscreations12/

To subscribe through email, add your email address below.

You are welcome to pin anything from my blog

Follow Me on Pinterest

Total Pageviews



The tip junkie featured my snowman mesh wreath!

homemade crafts

Popular Posts

BlogCatalog

Decorating Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory

Sassy Girl

Sassy Girl

Cock a doodle doo!!

Cock a doodle doo!!

Wish we were here!

Wish we were here!

Blog List

  • Welcome to Thursday's lineup for the 2019 Spring Home Tour. 6 more amazing home to inspire you. Thursday, March 21 11 Magnolia Lane - Christy has turne...
    1 hour ago
  • I’m still chipping away at the finishing details in the guest room. One of the details that had me a little stuck was what to hang to balance out the mi...
    5 hours ago
  • Fluffy Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse Trifles! Kick Spring off by making this easy and delicious, light and creamy mousse. It’s a great dessert to make ahe...
    8 hours ago
  • Welcome to the 546th Tablescape Thursday!... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
    8 hours ago
  • I am beginning to believe that spring may really be here and we may not get that last cold snap that we usually get! *Sooo*…I am starting to think of ways...
    11 hours ago
  • Good morning! And, HAPPY SPRING!!!!! I am so glad it is officially Spring as I am DYING to get outside and do some gardening! I have to admit that I just L...
    11 hours ago
  • I last wrote about a collaboration that interior decorator Michael S. Smith had with one family. During the last two decades, Smith and his clients have ...
    17 hours ago
  • We are on spring break this week! I had decided to take kids to my parents to visit for a day and night. My mom called later and offered to keep the kids...
    1 day ago
  • Hey friends,welcome to another Fashion over 50! Today I'm dressing a little more spring-like, since the temps and weather are finally cooperating here in...
    1 day ago
  • Most of you won't be surprised to hear this...but I'm about to begin a new project on our kitchen island. Many of you know I've had a *thing* with tweaking...
    1 day ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones! Well, here I am again and as I was putting my pictures away in our new home I ran across some snaps I thought I'd share with you. So this...
    2 days ago
  • If you aren't following me on instagram then you may not know what I was up to over the weekend. I have been wanting to lighten up the master bedroom for q...
    3 days ago
  • [image: Farmhouse Style Easter Centerpiece] Are you ready for spring and Easter? I sure am! Easter is still over a month away, but it’s never too early t...
    3 days ago
  • These Easter egg crafts will definitely bring tons of fun and bring out the creativity in you and/or in the kiddos! They are so much fun and super quick ...
    3 days ago
  • It’s officially spring break for me and I’m spending this week in Hawaii with Matt and the kids. We’re vacationing on the Big Island and it’s the one Hawai...
    4 days ago
  • [image: 5 Ways to Make a Spring Wreath] I love a good wreath. They are fun to make and usually don't take very long from start to finish. It's always nic...
    1 week ago
  • First I have to thank all of you wonderful readers and friends that have emailed me, messaged, or left comments here on my blog and on Facebook. You ...
    1 week ago
  • *Welcome to our March edition of * *Tales of the Traveling Totes,* *where twelve of us galavant off to* *anywhere and everywhere. * *My bags are packed! ...
    2 weeks ago
  • Happy Thursday! Whenever I walk down to the basement, admittedly, I'm still pleased by the refreshed view that greets us! Thanks to The Home Depot and t...
    1 month ago
  • There's a hodge podge of Valentine love on our mantel. Read more » About the Author: Grandmother of 6, Laurie's favorite places to shop are estate sales,...
    2 months ago
  • Happy last day of 2018! I imagine many of you are headed to some sort of celebration, so I thought I’d pop in with one of my favorite purchases lately! T...
    2 months ago
  • As we get closer and closer to the festivities starting, it seems to be getting busier and busier in our family. It’s an exciting time for us as we antici...
    2 months ago
  • Stopping in to wish y’all a Merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year. I have been absent lately on my blog, but you may follow me on my Instagram ...
    2 months ago
  • Dear Readers, The time has come for me to say good-bye to Poofing the Pillows. I have loved writing this blog for 10+ years but I know it's time to move ...
    3 months ago
  • *This post is sponsored by Unique Rug Store. All opinions expressed are my own.* One of the great things about being in the design world for as long as I ...
    3 months ago
  • It is Christmas party season. If you are looking for something to balance out all of the Christmas cookie goodness, check out these fun edible Christmas...
    3 months ago
  • 4 months ago
  • I gave my old nursery dresser a more modern look with Raw Silk, Stirling, Little Lamb and Soapstone. I am keeping this but thought I would try my hand at...
    6 months ago
  • 11 months ago
  • Note: If you are looking for Foodie Friday and Everything Else, the link party has been permanently retired. Thanks for all of your support over the years...
    1 year ago
  • So, my husband and I are attending a banquet this week and I realized that I don’t really have anything that qualifies as ‘cocktail party’ attire. So, ye...
    1 year ago
  • The first day of fall, where has the summer gone to? We've been in the upper 90's all week, hard to believe fall is here and yes those cold days of winter ...
    1 year ago
  • I knew this day would come... I just didn't know the deep down feelings that would surface. God prepared me for this! I often wondered how in the world ...
    1 year ago
  • Have you seen or should I say drooled over all the blogs showing their flocked christmas trees? Well, I can say I drooled...just a bit over them! So much t...
    2 years ago
  • Hello, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share a couple of the Valentine’s I’ve made for my oldest granddaughter (the 5 year old). I used a couple...
    3 years ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome back to this weeks Share Your Style Party!! ~~~~~ Our host this week is Kelly from The Essence of Home! Take it away Kelly! ...
    3 years ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    3 years ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    4 years ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    4 years ago
  • I have been keeping a secret for a few months... and it has been hard not to give it away! Thank goodness I can finally tell you today!!! After 4 1/2 y...
    4 years ago
  • Hello Lovlies, You are cordially invited to join me at my new blog, Larkspur Interiors. WHEN: Now! WHERE: www.larkspurinteriors.com R.S.V.P.: Not necessa...
    5 years ago
  • It's Friday once again. Can you believe it? And it's time for another great house tour. Today we're snooping around Jenna's home at Rain On A Tin Roof. ...
    5 years ago
  • Projects, projects, do they ever end? lol There is always something to add to the list, isn't there? I had wanted to add bead board to the ends of our ...
    6 years ago