DIY Wood Shutters

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Looking for a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to add some rustic country charm to your home decor? Give these DIY wood shutters a try. I was able to whip up five of them in an afternoon! I am kind of obsessed with the show Fixer Upper on HGTV. I love Joanna’s farmhouse style, and […]

The DIY Bed Makeover That Nearly Did Me In

DIY Twin Bed Makeover

I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Advil®. I received compensation for this post. All opinions stated are my own. A few days ago I told you the struggle I was having with my latest DIY project- a bed makeover for my oldest son. You know, where I ended with a quilt taped […]

Sometimes DIY Projects Can Be a Headache!!

DIY headaches

I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Advil®. I received compensation for this post. All opinions stated are my own. My oldest son has been serving an LDS mission in Chile for the past two years. He’s coming home this week, and I really wanted to have his bedroom all finished when he […]

DIY Moss Art: Outdoor Decor

You will be surprised how easy it is to make this pretty patio decor!

At the beginning of summer, I added some decor to my front porch. This month I’ve been working on sprucing up my back patio. So when the theme for the monthly FloraCraft® challenge was Outdoor Decor, it was a perfect fit! I was sent a box of foam sheets, and I immediately knew I would use them to make […]

How To Make a Pallet Sign with No Pallet

How to make a pallet sign when you have no pallet.

I shared my porch nook makeover way back in May, but I never shared the tutorial for the rustic wood sign that I made. About time, don’t you think? Pallet signs are all the rage nowadays, but pallets can be hard to find. At least they have been for me. I live in a town with […]

How To Transform Rusty Metal Patio Furniture the Easy Way!

Learn how to transform rusty metal furniture from drab to beautiful!

This Rusty Metal Patio Chair Makeover was part of the porch nook sprucing up that I showed you last week. I wanted to share some tips for how to paint rusty metal patio furniture. It’s easy if you have the right tools! Several years ago we picked up some metal patio furniture at a yard sale. I […]

DIY Key Holder with Plant Shelf

How to make a cute and functional wall key holder with plant shelf

I was pretty thrilled when my super talented friend Stacy from Not Just a Housewife invited me to participate in her new series called Styled x3. Basically three bloggers take one home decor accessory, and put their own take on it. How fun is that? For this challenge, each of us was given a little […]

DIY Staircase Makeover with Stain and Paint

Tips for Staining and Painting an old oak banister. You can totally change the look of your space!

Hello peeps! I’m sure you noticed that I haven’t posted many projects lately. I am hoping to change that up this year by actually finishing the things I started in 2014. First up is my uber fabulous staircase makeover. So much work, but so much fabulousness after that I am soooo glad I did it. […]