Simple Christmas Decor

The Grinch made me do it. Who knew our traditional Friday family movie night would result in my favorite Christmas decor addition in our home? Contrary to the Grinch’s view of Christmas, the movie put me in the Christmas spirit early which I’m not complaining about. Whoville is so whimsical and unique which inspired me…… Continue reading Simple Christmas Decor

Fall & Christmas DIY Reversible Sign

Fellow crafters I have a fun project for you. Share the idea with your friends and coordinate a time to host a “make and take” sign event like I did. Fellow crafters I have a fun project for you. Share the idea with your friends and coordinate a time to host a “make and take”…… Continue reading Fall & Christmas DIY Reversible Sign

Birthday Party Themes for Boys

Admittedly, I was "that" mom who planned out a Pinterest worthy themed party for our first borns 1st birthday. Yes, it is something to celebrate but in hindsight, I realize he remembers nothing. My strategy for every party moving forward has been to keep things simple and family only until his 5th Birthday came around.… Continue reading Birthday Party Themes for Boys

Shiplap + Bathroom Redesign

If you’re looking to add shiplap to a wall or room in your home on a budget, this post is for you.  I’m sharing how you can update a standard builder grade bathroom into a modern farmhouse design. We transformed this space: Into this newly designed space for a total of $315.  The shiplap wall…… Continue reading Shiplap + Bathroom Redesign

Trash Can Hideaway

Are those pesky trash can and recycle bins an eye sore outside of your house?  Do they turn over from winds? We had both of these issues and only one solution, make a DIY trash can hideaway with an easy paver ground cover. DIY trash can hideaway: Basic Materials: 1×6 pressure treated boards 4×4 pressure…… Continue reading Trash Can Hideaway

DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt

  Seeing potential in our home has always been a fun challenge for my husband and I.  We prefer to start with a clean slate and add finishing touches that fit our style.  One main thing our home lacked on the exterior when we moved was curb appeal.  We made plans early on to add…… Continue reading DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt

Valentines – Free Printables

Are you looking for candy free options for your child’s class Valentine party?  I have a few options for you. For our oldest son’s first Valentine party in pre-school, I wanted to send Valentines that weren’t sugar loaded.  A quick search on Pinterest led me to Grace & Good Eats blog post and FREE Valentine Printables. …… Continue reading Valentines – Free Printables