What I’ve Learned in Two Years of a DIY Business

Sometimes this blog doesn't even feel like mine any more. Scroll through any of the recent posts and you see that Olivia, a true godsend, has taken over the bulk of the content. In a way that's out of necessity. Work has kept me busy, and for that I am thankful. There's another aspect to my … [Continue reading]

Mid-Century Modern Address Plaque


Hey everyone! Sorry for the hiatus; my brother's apartment was broken into...while he was there, asleep. Scary stuff. The good thing is that he was able to crash at my place until he got his bearings back. Of course, that took about 2 weeks with all of the police work and paperwork. Anyway, … [Continue reading]

Pinspiration Thursday: Kid’s Room DIY Ideas

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Thursday is always a day of planning for me; I scour Pinterest for projects I can do the following weekend, if I ever get a few hours to myself. But this weekend is Memorial Day weekend, so I should have a full day to dedicate to crafting! I need to start working on my toddler's room, and since … [Continue reading]

5-Minute DIY Stamp For Fabric Projects


Hey DIY lovers! Hope your Memorial Day weekend was a memorable one. We had a jam-packed weekend filled with birthday parties, lake parties, and much-needed relaxation. Yes, my family sometimes has to schedule relaxation. I was still able to get a DIY project in before the weekend, and I'll be … [Continue reading]

Simple DIY Shimmery Concrete Garden Stool


Happy Monday, everyone! Hope your weekend was as fabulous as mine. The weather has been phenomenal, so the little family and I have been spending quite a bit of time outside playing and gardening. I got to cut off my very first broccoli floret from my garden on Sunday! Speaking of gardening … [Continue reading]

Glam Gold-Dipped DIY Concrete Serving Tray


Good morning, everyone! I'm getting ready for Mother's Day weekend, which means that I'm frantically cleaning the house so that it's nice and clean for my babies to mess up all over again! Such is life. Anyway, I wanted to share a project I did for Rachel over at Lines Across. I'm getting … [Continue reading]

Easy DIY Succulent Wreath


Hey everyone!!! Hope your week is going well. I had a rocky start, but as I inch closer and closer to this Mother's Day weekend, I'm in high spirits. Even if it's a gloomy, rainy day. My inlaws are taking the kids for a slumber party this weekend, which means that the hubs and I will finally get a … [Continue reading]

DIY Hardware Jewelry

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Hey everyone! Hope your week is going fantastic. It's been a whirlwind for this DIY mom-the excitement of Easter got my toddler sick, and then she had to get her 19-month shots this week. Needless to say, I'm a bit drained from all of the doctor visits we've been making. But today, I'm excited … [Continue reading]

DIY Concrete Succulent Planters


I've only recently started to garden (I'm sticking to container gardening for now) but so far, I'm loving it. I'm also loving the fact that I can incorporate some of my DIY prowess into it. Robin from Urban Gardens Web was nice enough to let me share my most recent concrete project over at her … [Continue reading]

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Nautical Buoys

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Hey guys! Are you all getting ready for this Easter weekend? I'm taking my girls to my parents' and my in-laws', so it's going to be a very busy Sunday. I have all of my recipes planned out, and the outfits are all clean and ironed (just kidding!) Anyway, I made some adorable Pottery … [Continue reading]