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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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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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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DIY Barbie Dreamhouse

Welcome to Santa’s workshop!! Also known as, my garage! ? This week, I’m trying to secretly build a Barbie dream house for my girls for Christmas! I’ve only got 10 days ??They’ve been asking for a Barbie house for awhile and I knew I could build one that’s way less and way cuter than my…

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Painting Your Piano- Step by Step Tutorial

I painted my piano for the first time about 4 years ago with chalk paint. I have been so happy with how it’s held up all these years! But, I was ready for a color change so I painted it again! Here are all the steps I took to get a beautiful professional looking finish…

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Plaid Wainscoating in Half Bathroom

I have a half bathroom in our house that was quite honestly boring.  I think most half baths are boring because of their size, and they don’t always get a lot of use.  If you’ve been following along with me on Instagram for long, you know I’m the queen of “extra”, and so I knew…

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Christmas Tree Box DIY

I LOVE the look of a Christmas Tree box instead of a skirt! It looks so homey, cozy, and unique. I had SO many questions last year about my Christmas tree box so here is a step by step tutorial on how to make your own! This is such a fun and affordable DIY! I’ve…

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