Hidden Jewelry Storage and DIY Mirror Frame

Hidden Jewelry Storage and DIY Mirror Frame

Back in May when I showed you our closet renovation I mentioned a plan for that number/typography “art” in the middle of this gallery wall. Well today I’m happily checking that project off my list and my necklaces now have a nice, new (secret) home. It was a fairly basic project. Materials: Plain mirror (the kind used for […]

I’m back! And Free Teacher Appreciation Coloring Page

I’m back! And Free Teacher Appreciation Coloring Page

It was very quiet over here on the blog during the month of April. DIY projects were put on the back burner while I focused on some projects outside our house and the people inside our house. But it’s May, and I’m back, baby! I do have a few projects that are very nearly complete that I’m […]

Simple Spring Wreath Idea

Simple Spring Wreath Idea

Well, we’ve sprung forward and we’re all ready to say “see ya!” to winter. So I figured it’s about time to update my front door wreath and embrace the spring season. Since the weather isn’t exactly spring-like here in Illinois, I decided to create a wreath with cheery spring colors, but one that didn’t require any […]

Free Winter Printable Plus a Black and White Banner

Free Winter Printable Plus a Black and White Banner

Holy moly it’s cold. 1 degree this morning. Just 1 sad little degree. I hope y’all are staying warm. If not, put on your coziest socks and wrap up in a soft scarf. I’ve got some fun treats today that I hope will brighten your day. Two fun black and white printables! (download the 8×10 – […]

Thanksgiving: An Underdog Story

Thanksgiving: An Underdog Story

We all enjoy Thanksgiving, right? Well, those of us who get along with our families do, anyway. Even if it involves some stress and travel, that’s nothing a slice (or two) of pumpkin pie can’t fix. I know you’ve heard this tune before, but I feel like Thanksgiving never really gets the attention it deserves. For many […]

Bits and Pieces—October 2015

Bits and Pieces—October 2015

Well, my favorite month of the year has come and gone. Time for a monthly recap of all the family fun, house tweaks and blog projects from last month. And, after all that’s handled, I’ve got two exciting announcements. Family: Pumpkins. We were so grateful to have more than one opportunity to pick pumpkins in October. […]