• DIY Cedar Towel Rack
  • PB Teen-Inspired Nighstand
  • How To Reduce Paint Overspray and Keep Your Workspace Clean
  • Navy, Yellow and Red Den/Office Makeover REVEAL!!!
  • DIY Dog Food Station with Storage

DIY Cedar Towel Rack

cedar towel rack

Hey everyone!  I'm over at Pretty Handy Girl today sharing my tutorial for this fun cedar towel rack.  I can't even begin to describe how excited I was to find that my Home Depot FINALLY started selling cedar and I just couldn't wait to make something with it.  My boys are terrible about leaving their wet towels on their bathroom floor after getting out of the pool, so I ... [ Read More ]

PB Teen-Inspired Nighstand

PB Teen Inspired Nightstand

 *This post contains affiliate links* Hey everyone!  I am so excited to share this latest project with you.  It's a knockoff version of the PB Teen Emerson Bedside Table.  I built it for my oldest son and I couldn't be happier with how it turned out!  The original version is $399, but this version cost me only around $60 to build.  Part of that was because I ... [ Read More ]

How To Reduce Paint Overspray and Keep Your Workspace Clean


*This post contains affiliate links* If you're a paint spraying fanatic like I am, I'm pretty sure you've also got the same problem I do...overspray.  I especially have a terrible problem with it at my house where a day doesn't go by that we don't have at least somewhat of a breeze from living up on a hill.  It makes it a bit of a challenge when using my HomeRight Finish Max. ... [ Read More ]

Navy, Yellow and Red Den/Office Makeover REVEAL!!!


You guys, I can't even begin to tell you how happy I am that I've completed my first room makeover!  It was a slow process, but I didn't want to rush it.  Plus I had to do things as finances allowed.  This room used to be the biggest thorn in my side.  I hated walking past it every day.  Now it's my new happy place!  In order to truly appreciate the full den reveal, ... [ Read More ]

DIY Dog Food Station with Storage


Happy Friday everyone!  For those of you who don't know, this is Dakota.  She's our sweet, loving, super spoiled furbaby.  So spoiled, in fact, that we're pretty certain she thinks she's human.  Just yesterday morning, I rolled over in bed to find her 6" from my face, asleep on the pillow next to me.  Hubby is sleeping on the other side of me in a recliner due to his ... [ Read More ]

How To Make Your Own Floor Pouf


Hey there everyone!  Have you ever tried to make your own floor pouf?  I had been wanting to for months, but my inclination to avoid all things sewing had me putting it off again and again.  When the desire came to have something to prop my feet on in the den, I finally broke down and figured out how to make one.  I actually ended up making two of these DIY poufs.  Mostly ... [ Read More ]

One Board Challenge – Rustic X Back Step Stool

rustic step stool

Hey everyone!  I've teamed up with 16 other super talented bloggers in a fun blog hop challenge.  We were challenged to create something amazing from a 1x8x8' board.  We could use any species of wood, and elements such as hardware were allowed to be used, but that's it.  Talk about a challenge!   I was pretty stumped for a while, but necessity finally allowed ... [ Read More ]

Pottery Barn-Inspired Rustic Side Table

Pottery Barn-Inspired Rustic Side Table

Hey there everyone!  I'm pretty excited to share with you my latest addition to the den!  And with this, it means that the den makeover is virtually done!  I'll have a full reveal for you all soon.  I've mentioned a few times how the den has become my happy place to sit and relax.  The one thing missing was a great side table to set my coffee on, or store my ... [ Read More ]

Quick and Easy Painting with the HomeRight Quick Painter and PaintStick EZ-Twist

Quick and Easy Painting with the HomeRight Quick Painter and PaintStick EZ-Twist

Hey everyone!  It's been another busy week of working on projects and I can't wait to share them all with you.  I also managed to sneak in some more painting this week.  I'm slowly painting the interior of our house a gorgeous greige color.  It always seems a little funny to say that this greige is a bright and happy color, but it looks so amazing!  It's called Mindful ... [ Read More ]

Bob Vila’s Thumbs Up Competition – I’d Love Your Vote!


It's a bit hard for me to contain my excitement about being contacted by BobVila.com and have a project nominated in his Thumbs Up DIY Competition.  I have seen these competitions and voted for many projects in them, but to be nominated is amazing!  This month, the projects being voted on are made using 2x4s.  They picked the very first project I ever shared on my blog, ... [ Read More ]