DIY Anthropologie-Style Fabric Letter

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How to Choose the Best DIY Slipcover Design

I recently shared a photo of a sewing project that’s been in the works for the past two weeks – dining chair slipcovers! Since we are now new owners of a soft mango wood dining table and Basque dining chairs to properly host anything from a casual to formal dinner party, I wanted to make some dining slipcovers that fit the need of our busy family....more

DIY Tent

   I have been slowly working on different things that I am planning to put into my little guys play/motor room that I hope to get together by this summer.  One thing I wanted to put in was a tent....more

How to Prep Trim for Paint

Phase two took over our home last week. Phase two and a few other projects (insert sneaky side glances here). I’ll get to the projects later....more
Thanks for the tip! I think I need to invest in nicer tape. Every time I would press down into ...more

valentines candy conversation hearts decor diy!!!

here's a quick and easy DIY for a last minute valentine's day touch. pour a few bags of candy conversation hearts (my favorite) into your gum ball machine!...more

Before/After on the CHEAP: Den & Laundry Room

As I mentioned earlier this week, I’m planning to celebrate our 2 years of living in our home by comparing the 2012 version of each room with where we are now in 2014.If we’re going to start at the very beginning, it only makes sense to start with that first room that I painted… while 8 months pregnant....more

DIY Easy Makeup Brush Repair in 2 Easy Steps

Repairing that broken makeup brush you were going to toss can save money and the environment, at least for a while. It's simple.Step 1: Simply take the broken makeup brush and slather the inside of the handle with hot glue. (Be careful -- it gets really hot!)Step 2: Replace the bristles & let the hot glue cool.Now you're ready to apply that makeup! Visit here to view a short tutorial (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUoyW4Leyg8)....more

Diaper Box DIY- Better Alternative for Gross Motor Baby Play

Forget the bumbo, exersaucer,  or jumparoo when all you need is a diaper box! ...more

Make This: Jeweled Valentine's Day Classroom Cards

Valentine's Day. Wether you love it or loathe it, if you have kids, they are going to want to hand something out to their friends. Here is a quick little hand made card if buying a box of licensed character cards with tattoos isn't your thing.  ...more

Easy DIY Framed Chalkboard

I must admit my DIY chalkboard has been one of my favorite projects that I have done lately!  I was inspired to write about it today as C and I are off to Menards to get supplies for our next project since the temperature is currently above zero.  I need reminders why I live here again?!?!  Anyway, how I came to make my chalkboard came from inspiration to have something to write monthly milestones on for C each month.  Pinterest had a lot of cute ideas as to different chalkboards so I went looking for one....more