07/15/14

Creating Shoe Storage

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I love my home, but one of the first things I noticed when we moved in was that it was really lacking storage.  Slowly Stud and I have been working on that little issue.  One little issue was Stud's shoes.  He doesn't have a ton, but enough that they had to stack on top of each ... |read more|

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03/03/14

Giant Aztec inspired Wall Art

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 simple DIY that requires minimal ... |read more|

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11/30/13

Furniture for Flat Screen TVs

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When I shared this fun cozy ranch house tour a few weeks ago I told you I was loving this TV built-in.  It seems to be designed for a flat screen which is rare these days.  Furniture for Flat Screen TVs seems limited.  Here are a few options I'm considering, what is your ... |read more|

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06/04/13

How to Build a Bookcase

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For a while now I have shown you sneak peeks of this wall in my living room.  Today, I want to show you how to build a bookcase built-in.  Every home I've lived in, a built-in has been a mandatory feature! This is the built-in I designed and added to our last house - the two ... |read more|

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05/15/13

DIY Built In – Bathroom

DIY Bookcase ItsOverflowing

Check out our new bathroom update -- DIY Built In to Replace the Gas Bathroom Heater!  This has been such a funny month or two for our family!  The day following my return home from spending time with my sister in KY, Stud accepted a job that he had interviewed for 8 times!  The ... |read more|

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04/08/13

DIY Frame Tutorial

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Remember my Spring Mantel from last year!?!?  The spotlight was my DIY Frame -- shabby chic, made with reclaimed wood (these are 8x10 pictures)!  I love them so much and thought that something similar on another wall in my house would be perfect!  Here's how we created a great ... |read more|

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03/26/13

Kitchen Spices DIY Storage

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DIY Storage is totally my thing!  It helps my 'Get It Organized' cause! A few months ago I shared on Instagram that I'd found some trash!?!  NOT!  This reclaimed wood sitting on a neighbor's curb on trash day was screaming rescue me!  I picked it up and threw it into the ... |read more|

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02/20/13

Easy Steps to Build Bookshelves {Office}

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One of the best ways to clear a desk or table surface -- Build Bookshelves.  I love the DIY: Wall Mount Bookshelf (here) we built for my boys room.  That system has helped with their overflow of books.  I appreciate a storage solution that doesn't require time and perfection.  ... |read more|

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08/22/12

DIY: How to Build a Wall Mount Bookshelf

DIY Wall-Mouted BookShelves - It's Overflowing

The key to any child's room is finding creative solutions for organizing.  Being able to use their toys and books as decor is an excellent way to achieve this goal. When Little B was young, we added Potterybarn wall-mount bookshelves to her nursery, similar to the picture below.  ... |read more|

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08/15/12

DIY Simple Bulletin Board Ideas (Rubberbands)

Baseball Card Storage

Last weekend I came up with a simple bulletin board ideas for my boys' room.  In effort of embracing their love for baseball, I decided to make a board totally dedicated to baseball cards.  To be completely honest, I had a personal agenda in the mix, I am excited to have a spot ... |read more|

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