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Save on Nursery Decor!

My Best tips and tricks for Saving Money on Baby Decor

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been on a bit of a money saving kick…

Outdoor coffee table on concrete blocks

All the DIY details on our budget patio makeover

For this year – we are finished 🙂 Yes. Summer is so short where we…

Make the BEST BED

Making The Bed: Tips & Tricks for the Coziest Bed Ever

I’ve been spending a lot of time lounging in our guest bedroom lately. It’s sunny…

How to Have the Best Dorm Room EVER

The Best Dorm Room Style Picks for Back To School

I walked to our community mail box yesterday and I could smell it. To me,…

Wrapping Paper Shelf BEFORE

My Inspiration for a Wrapping and Stationary Zone!

I am breathing the BIGGEST sigh of relief these days. With our guest room complete,…

Crib Sneak Peak

This is the crib we bought and here’s why

Well the nursery is certainly starting to come together from a design perspective! I don’t…

Bold patterns on an outdoor patio

How to Paint Outdoor Shutters the Easy Way & A Giveaway!

Hot fun in the Summer time! It’s time for another Monthly DIY Challenge and this…

Thrifted Desk Organizers

How to outfit your home office with thrift store finds

So I’ve been on a bit of a ‘double kick’ lately. First, I’m cleaning like…

DIY Outdoor Privacy Wall

How to Build a Simple Chevron Outdoor Privacy Wall

Have you been following along with our patio makeover this year? Dan and I promised…

How to Hang Wall Paper

Why I love Wall Paper | A Tutorial for Pasting The Wall

Hey all! I thought I’d pop in with a bit of a tutorial update for…

DIY Changing Table

How to Organize a Nursery and Repurpose Old Furniture

Preparing for a new baby is a daunting task. There are just so many things…

Erin Dan and Buddy at Martinique Beach

Our Canadian Summer Vacation and a Bump Update

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are…

Using a reciprocating saw to demo part of the deck

How to Rescue an Old and Dingy Back Deck with Water and Gasoline

We are finally taking this all OUTDOORS! Wowee! *Cue Cheekiness!* That’s right folks, we are…

Recover a Chair in Leather

Using Leather to Revitalize an Arm Chair & A Giveaway!

Phew! It’s been HOT out there this summer… and things got that much hotter when…

Fave Geometric Lamps!

25 Brilliant Geometric Lamps and How to Find the Lamps for You

Is a bagillion a real number? If so, that’s almost how many questions we had…


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