Make an Adorable DIY Dog Bed With Copper Rivets

A few months ago I bought Juniper an orthopedic, tempurpedic dream of a dog bed … which she unzipped and ate within the first 20 minutes of being alone with it....more

How to Make DIY Toilet Fizzy Bombs

I’m always trying to find ways to keep my house clean and smelling good with minimal work. I’m not lazy by any means, but my unofficial motto in life is “work smarter, not harder.”...more
These look great! But, will they absorb moisture and disintegrate in if they sit in the bathroom ...more

Transform Your Kitchen With an $800 Budget

Life is expensive. Making your space better doesn't have to be. ...more
Bravo! Very well done. I love what you did with the range hood - such an easy fix for not a lot ...more

Top Five Money Saving Laundry Hacks

It’s been a while since I posted any laundry tips so I thought I would give you my top 5 most used, most economical and and the best time saving tricks I have found to make doing laundry not seem like such a horrible  thing.  These are tips that I have used for YEARS and they have saved me tons of money.  Take a look and let me know if any of these are your favorites too or if  you have some new ones for me that might knock these off my list!...more

Birthday Shuffle V - Day 1 - Home

Four years ago, I was a month away from finally realizing one of the dreams I had been working toward for many years... my own house....more

Knat Traps with Baby Food Jars

Who has a bunch of empty baby food jars piled up and need something to use them for? And who has Knat fly in there house...a lot!! Me on both questions, unfortunately, but I have found a good use for them(any old jar, mason jar will work)...more

The mailbox clam shell mystery

When I found the first clam shell in the mail box, I chalked it up to a fluke passerby. It was small with dirt crusted on one side, not very pretty.A few days passed. Between birthday celebrations and work, I forgot about the mollusk remains. That is, until Saturday rolled around and sitting in front of the red Netflix envelope was a new shell, with a small shriveled flower poking through....more

Our DIY Farmhouse Styled Buffet

I haven't revealed our farmhouse inspired kitchen, but it's coming very soon! Right now, I'd like to show you how I styled the buffet in our eat in kitchen. The kitchen is very large, divided by an island in the middle. In a bay window we have our dining set from our old dining room and the buffet. The wall behind the buffet is HUGE, so it was really difficult to style. I wanted the room to feel cohesive AND like it was two separate spaces. It was a challenge....more

Creating a Gender Neutral Nursery on a Budget

Perhaps you are waiting to find out the gender, or maybe you are not crazy about an overdose of girly pink or boyish blue. Either way, a gender neutral nursery is a popular option for many modern parents. The options for nursery gear are endless and can be overwhelming to any parent. The price tags that go along with these items can quickly cause sticker shock. Creating a beautiful gender neutral baby nursery doesn’t have to drain your bank account if you shop smart online and use coupon codes! ...more

Quick Things That You Can Do To Make Your Home More Appealing

Taking pride in your home is one of those things that is very tangible. Making sure that your home is not an eyesore in the neighborhood can do a myriad of different things. The first thing it can do is boost the curb appeal of your home. The second thing is that your neighbors will appreciate you keeping your home up so well. The third is that by making your home more appealing the price of your home will go up and if your neighbors are keeping up their end of the deal the prices of the homes in the entire area will go up....more


Every year the lilies grow taller, to the point where a small child can easily find shelter from the sun under their canopy. They open all at once, filling the air with an intoxicating fragrance. Walking through the "lily forest" with six foot tall stems dangling perfume above their head the little ones experience the garden as a magical place grown out of proportion. The pristine lily cups with yellow stamens powder pollen on curious hands and noses....more

Confessions of a DIY-Challenged Mom (and What Gluten-Free Chocolate Peanut-Butter Bars Have to Do with It)

 Hello, my name is Elizabeth, and I am home-improvement impaired.#idkhowtodiy.My sweet husband, by his own admission, is similarly stricken. Based on our fixer-upper fitness, we should at most own a condo in the city....more

Therapeutic Garden Gate Ideas for Breast Cancer Healing Garden

 By: Breast Cancer Yoga Staff....more