VERY Simple Indoor Gardening

April 22, 2014 by 8 Comments

Succulents and Mason Jars are two of my FAVORITE things!  Succulents – because they are some of the easiest houseplants.  And Mason Jars – because the uses are endless.  Combine the two and you get VERY Simple Indoor Gardening that is real CUTE!  These are …continue reading

How to Add Trim to a Mirror

March 20, 2014 by 13 Comments

This post brought to you by Elmer’s ProBond Advanced. All opinions are 100% mine. We added chair rail to Little B’s bedroom the other day and it made the room look more finished.  Since then, I’ve been walking around the house trying to find more …continue reading

DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover

March 19, 2014 by 20 Comments

DIY Nailhead Cornice Board Makeover.  I am really loving my new house.  Each step towards making it my own makes me love it that much more. Remember when the family room walls were hunter green?  It didn’t take long until we’d splashed Gray Owl on …continue reading

Adding Chair Rail to Little B’s Room

March 13, 2014 by 3 Comments

Moving from a rancher into a more traditional home, one of the biggest differences is the wall height!  Besides the obvious need of more art in Little B’s room, it also needed some trim.  I talked Stud into adding Chair Rail to Little B’s Room!  …continue reading

Giant Aztec inspired Wall Art

March 3, 2014 by 3 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   Corinna Ashley has a real fun blog called, ForMyLoveOf.net.  She is here to share a wood working craft I totally love — a Giant Aztec inspired Wall Art.  It’s a relatively …continue reading

Great DIY Guy Gift

February 27, 2014 by 1 Comment

I love my DIY Guy!  Monday through Friday, he is dressed in a suit and tie, but over the weekend he is all about comfy clothes and power tools! Over the years, we’ve collected most of the tools we need (although we’ve recently added a …continue reading

How to Sort Laundry – Kids

December 18, 2013 by 2 Comments

This post brought to you by FrogTape® provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC. All opinions are 100% mine. Am I the only mom who has epically failed at explaining how to sort laundry to their kids!?!  I’ve read tons of chore books and this is “supposed” …continue reading

Monogram Wreath Tutorial

November 26, 2013 by 2 Comments

I partnered with The Home Depot to co-lead this month’s #DIHWorkshop — how to make a monogram wreath!   I showed you a sneak peek of my pinterest-inspired Monogram Wreath, but thought a Monogram Wreath Tutorial would be fun for those who missed the workshop!  Lean …continue reading

Replacing My Kitchen Faucet

November 21, 2013 by 5 Comments

This post brought to you by Moen, Incorporated. All opinions are 100% mine. Remodeling a house takes time!  Everything can’t be updated overnight, so I’m learning that the best plan is to replace what I use most and go from there!  My kitchen faucet has …continue reading

How to Smooth Wall Texture

November 6, 2013 by 12 Comments

Ready for a little update on our new-to-us home?!?  If you’re new you can look back at our traditional home updates (here).  I almost walked away from this house because me and Spanish knife texture don’t get along!  I like clean lines and smooth wall …continue reading

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