• 20+ Ways To Trick Out Your Garage or Workshop
  • A Simple Coffee Station, Plus My Latest Obsession!
  • DIY Lego Storage Cube – Plus A Giveaway!!!
  • It’s Been A Little Quiet Lately…
  • DIY Organized Kid’s Closet Makeover – No More Wasted Space!

20+ Ways To Trick Out Your Garage or Workshop

No matter how big of a workspace you have for DIYing, these ideas have got you covered. From storage to ways to make your workspace more efficient, you're sure to be inspired.

I can't believe I'm saying this, but our workshop is ALMOST done!  It feels like it has been a marathon build, but between my husband being out of commission with shoulder surgery, and trying to save up money for the final steps, it has taken a little while longer than we planned.  Plus, things have just been busy!  I'm sure you all can relate.  I honestly can't remember what ... [ Read More ]

A Simple Coffee Station, Plus My Latest Obsession!

This simple coffee station is quick and easy to put together and the new Ninja Coffee Bar takes it over the top!

Hey there friends!  It's no secret that I am a coffeeaholic.  When I wake up in the morning, making a pot of coffee is one of the first things I do.  It doesn't matter if it's 100+ degrees outside.  I just love the taste of a hot cup of coffee.  I've always wanted a little coffee bar set up in my kitchen and the addition of my new Ninja Coffee Bar finally made me want to ... [ Read More ]

DIY Lego Storage Cube – Plus A Giveaway!!!


Hey everyone!  Today I'm over at HomeRight sharing the FREE plans for this fun and functional DIY Lego storage cube.  I built it for one of my nephews for Christmas and it was an instant hit!  Even my boys loved it.  It's a simple and affordable project that you can customize to fit right in to your house.  Plus it will hopefully keep you from stepping on stray Legos! ... [ Read More ]

It’s Been A Little Quiet Lately…


Hey everyone!  I know it's been pretty quiet lately.  I promise it's not because I haven't been working on anything.  In fact, I've been working on some pretty big things.  One pretty amazing project I'll be keeping a secret for a little while, but I promise it's exciting.  At least, I think it's pretty darn exciting.  I've got another big project that I'm almost done ... [ Read More ]

DIY Organized Kid’s Closet Makeover – No More Wasted Space!


Hey everyone!  With the holidays behind us, most people (myself included) are now thinking of ways to better organize our homes, lives, etc.  I have told my husband several times already that 2016 will be a year of mass organization in our house.  I'm so tired of things not being organized and of the clutter that seems to multiply in certain areas of our home.  Seriously, I ... [ Read More ]

Best of 2015 – Top 15 Posts and Projects

Best of 2015

Happy New Year!!!  I don't know what happened to 2015, but it feels like it flew by.  It was a pretty big year for us, here.  Not only did we build a pool, but we also fulfilled my husband's one wish and that was to build a workshop.  It's so close to being finished, and we can't wait to move all of our tools out of the garage and start getting it all set up.  I shared the ... [ Read More ]

How To Make Giant Christmas Ornaments From Old Tires

How To Make Christmas Ornaments from Old Tires

Thanks to the partnership I have with Discount Tire on this post, I am sharing my recycled tire DIY project for holiday decor and gift inspiration. Hey everyone!  I'm so, so excited to be partnering once again with Discount Tire to share with you a Christmas DIY project that can be made using your old tires!  You might remember earlier this year when I teamed up with them to create a ... [ Read More ]

The Not-So-Secret Way to Get a Better Night’s Sleep


Hey everyone!  What better time to talk about sleep than on a Sunday (aka a day of rest).  Last month, I shared with you the plans and tutorial for the PB Teen knockoff bed that I built for my 9 year old son.  We decided to upgrade him from a twin size bed to a double bed, which he is loving.  Because of that, we needed to get him a new mattress.  It's no secret that ... [ Read More ]

Merry & Bright Stencil – Free Download


Last week, I shared my rustic alpine Christmas mantel with you all and I probably teased you all a bit with the stencil I made for the sign.  Sorry about that;)  I made this sign from a much larger wooden wall hanging that I cut in half.  I created a stencil on my Silhouette and today I'm sharing the free file with you so you can download it and create your own!  You can either ... [ Read More ]

Rustic Alpine Christmas Mantel

Rustic Alpine Christmas Mantel

Hey everyone!  Christmas is going to be here before you know it and I've teamed up with 17 other bloggers in an ultimate DIY Christmas decor series to help inspire you in your Christmas decorating!  The talented Jen Woodhouse invited me to join in, and I'm so happy to be a part of it!   Before we move on, I have a confession to make.  I have never in my life decorated a ... [ Read More ]