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 […]

A Modest Master Bedroom Closet Renovation

A Modest Master Bedroom Closet Renovation

Over the course of the last couple months we’ve moved from a tunnel of despair to a bright, shinning beam of light and happiness. What? A little too dramatic for closet talk? Ok, you’re probably right, but I had a full-on 13 Going on 30 moment the other day when I put the finishing touches on our master […]

Progress Over Perfection

We’ve all heard it, and maybe even said it, “It’s about the journey, not the destination.” Well, I know that this phrase has its place, but for me it rarely applies to home renovations. I haven’t posted on here in nearly two weeks because I haven’t FINISHED anything in nearly two weeks. [Insert beet-red angry-faced emoji […]

DIY Square Clip Frame

DIY Square Clip Frame

If you are looking to add a rustic industrial piece to your wall decor, I have a fairly simple and straight forward project to share with you today. This square clip frame is a fun way to display photos or art printables. Materials: Scrap Wood: A square piece of plywood, mdf or particle board for the back, and […]

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. […]

Making it Work: From Trash to Rustic Bench

Making it Work: From Trash to Rustic Bench

Tell me, do you ever do the following? You have a favorite HGTV show recorded. You sit down to enjoy it (possibly for the second time), and after watching the first few minutes you decide to fast forward to the “reveal” at the end of the show. Don’t get me wrong, I do enjoy the silly […]