DIY S’mores Box

We have a super fun backyard project in the works and will be adding a firepit with a seating area.  And I know the FIRST thing we are going to want to do is roast marshmallows and make s’mores.  I recently got a Cricut, and I’ve been DYING to use it for a project.  So…

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Pantry Remodel- Builder Grade to Butler!

As soon as I finished our mudroom built in’s with a secret door to our pantry, I knew the pantry deserved a glow up to match the marvelous mudroom!  Our pantry was a builder grade pantry with standard shelving.  I wanted to make it more functional, create more space for storage, and hopefully a system…

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Pocket Hole Basics for Beginners

Before I started DIY projects on my own, I had never made a pocket hole in my life.  I’m not sure why, but they were incredibly intimidating for me.  However, after I made my first project with pocket holes I was literally addicted!  Now I use them in almost every project- I try to find…

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Simple DIY Projects for Beginners

Over the past year I have developed a passion for DIY.  Honestly, it was about this time last year that I picked up my first power tool and started building all by myself!  I’ve gained so much confidence over the past year in myself and my ability to do projects without help- but I still…

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Best White Paint Colors for Your Home

It’s no secret that I love a bold accent wall, fun wallpaper, or a splash of color- but can you really beat the freshness and crispness of white in your home?  We have several areas of our home white- most recently, our new mudroom built ins.  I love the brightness that white brings to a…

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Balloon Garland Guide

Balloon garlands are a tradition for every birthday in our home! They look so fancy and fun but are actually pretty easy to throw together! Here’s all you need to make your own balloon garland! Balloons- I like to get a variety of sizes – 12 inch, 10 inch and 5 inch. Colors are all…

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The Best Pantry Organization Products

I’m currently in the process of transforming my builder-grade pantry into the butler’s pantry of my dreams!! You can follow along with the process on my Instagram account @huntersofhappiness I’ve started moving all of my food into all the new storage containers that I purchased and have had so many requests for the links- I…

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Arched Board & Batten Transformation

The board and batten in Gracie’s room was the my first DIY project exactly one year ago. I did completely on my own. It is what helped me realize what I was capable of and totally got me addicted to power tools. I’m excited to upgrade it and give it a little extra, unique flare!!!…

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Mudroom Renovation

I’ve been dreaming of our mudroom renovation for months and it’s finally done! Complete with custom built lockers, new door, and shiplap! Mudroom Before: Here is the plan for the mudroom: Vertical shiplap Custom built in lockers (I use Sketch Up when making my designs) Upgrade our door that goes into the garage New light…

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Seasonal Entry Table Decor

One of my favorite areas of my home to decorate seasonally is our entry table.  It’s one of the first things you see when you enter our home, and I love to make it inviting.  Plus, it’s so fun to freshen it up each season! First of all, I like to start with a blank…

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