So here she is. We hung her up right outside the kitchen in the perfect place. The best part is that you can see it when you walk in the front door. I absolutely love it and it means so much!
Thank you dear!!
This is one of my favorite sayings:
This is a closeup of my daughter's lovely contribution:
Can you tell how happy she is to be allowed to draw on the walls!
This has worked out perfectly for all of us! I need to be surrounded with things that have meaning and this door is chalk full of memories and character! Nothing brings warmth to a room like a time worn treasure!
Hope you all enjoy it as well. If you are inspired to do something similar send me some photos!
P.S. A helpful safety tip for those with toddlers: Put on a clear coat with a matte finish on the door before you hang it up. These old doors are pretty much guaranteed to have lead paint. A thick clear coat ensures no chipping and therefore no paint snacks for babies ;)