A New Dog Bed for Leo

And here I thought the KIDS would have the hardest time adjusting to me going back to work. Nope! The kids are fine ....more

DIY Coastal Decor

Who doesn’t love the coastal look? It’s definitely a fan-favorite when it comes to decor styles and I like it, too….with one caveat. I prefer my nods to all things nautical to be on the subtle side ....more

Succulent Planter with Pens

Hey there! So, I’m realizing just now as I’m writing this that I’ve been on a bit of a succulent / planter kick lately. I’ll link to those other posts at the bottom of this one ....more

Driftwood Candle Holder

Hi friends! It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means! That’s right, it’s time for me to shamelessly tell you how cheap I am by showing you this week’s Tightwad Tuesday project ....more

Perfect Summer Projects and Recipes

Before summer sings its swan song, there’s so much I want to do! More bike rides, more pool time, a drive-in movie with the kids, and a ride on a Ferris wheel always top my list of summer must-do activities. Here are some perfect summer projects and recipes to squeeze the last drops of sunshine out of your summer ....more

8 Great Lamp Makeovers

Hey, hey! How are you guys today? I’m such a sucker for lamp makeovers ....more

Laundry Tips

Hey everyone! How are you today? I haven’t gone into great detail about the recent BIG change in our house yet (and I will), but you may have gleaned if you subscribe to my newsletter or follow me on Facebook that I recently went back to work full-time ....more

Pineapple Planter

Hey there, friends! ...more

Roasted Vegetables

One of the main premises of Home Made Modern is that moms shouldn’t have to sacrifice style, personal preferences, or in this case, a delicious lunch despite the fact that most of our waking hours are spent taking care of the needs of someone else. Needless to say, it can be challenging to feed your family a healthy meal, let alone get one for yourself. To help make this a little easier, I often make...more

Owl Wall Plaque

Hey, hey! How are you? If you read this blog, you know I love me some Goodwill shopping ....more