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DIY ACORNS

DIY ACORNS

DIY ACORNS Everyone has Easter Eggs hanging around in November right?  In reality we were going through holiday decorations trying to consolidate them into one space and found a bag of open eggs. When we originally bought these eggs in April, I got them at…

Apple Pie Sangria

Apple Pie Sangria

Apple Pie Sangria Spruce up your Thanksgiving this year with a fun drink! The classic taste of apple cider gets amped up with a fun fun boozy twist. This drink is easy to make too so you won’t have to worry about spending a lot…

DIY STACKED PUMPKIN CANDY HOLDER

DIY STACKED PUMPKIN CANDY HOLDER

The thought that Halloween is almost here blows my mind every day. Didn’t we just celebrate Nathan’s birthday? Just this weekend at a party someone was talking to me about all the toppings and crazy hotdogs everyone came up with. And now here we are…

Reclaiming Lost Space Under the Bed

Reclaiming Lost Space Under the Bed

See how we reclaimed this wasted space under Nathan’s bed while reducing clutter in the garage and creating a new “easy to put away” play space.

DIY PAPER BATS

DIY PAPER BATS

Make your own paper bats with this downloadable template.

DIY Painted Halloween Candle Holders

DIY Painted Halloween Candle Holders

Create your very own unique Halloween candle holders.

DIY Ground Level Deck

DIY Ground Level Deck

After we cleared out trailer loads of overgrown hedges and trees from the backyard, we finally had some space in the corner to add something of our own. We designed and built a ground level deck that provides a much needed focal point and makes…

Don’t I Deserve a Break?

My full time job is to parent. At a full time job, say at a grocery store, you leave your home, go to work, and then head home. You get days off, sick days, and vacation time. My job requires me to be on 24/7. No sick days, no weekends, and vacation is double-time because I do all the planning, packing, unpacking, laundry, and usually the driving.

DIY Jute Coasters

DIY Jute Coasters

Hello DIYers! I love making new things. Crafting can be such a stress reliever for me, especially with two little kids. This project gave me an opportunity to try and make these several times. I went through the trials and errors so you don’t have…

Strawberry Milk

Strawberry Milk

To be perfectly honest, I haven’t ever been a big fan of strawberry milk. The remade bottle never suited me and always tasted so sugary and fake. I’m not sure what made me want to make this. Perhaps it was the giant amount of strawberries…