My Carpet Selection – House Update


Hey guys!!  I’m back with another house update  One question we get a LOT is ‘what color and brand is your carpet’?  When renovating and building, it’s actually one of the most overwhelming decisions to make because – there are SO MANY CHOICES out there!  I was overwhelmed with the choices myself (and realized why {…Read More…}

How to Install Drawer Slides


Hey guys!  I promised I would be back with a drawer slide tutorial and here it is! I shared my daughters new storage bed last week and the drawer slides seemed to be a tutorial in themselves.  When I first started building, drawers were my worst nightmare.  No matter how hard I tried to make {…Read More…}

My New Faucets – House Update


Hey guys!!  I’m back with another house update and today I’m giving you a peek at my faucets and shower heads!  This was a really fun and easy part of the house building process for me!  I think changing your faucets is one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to update your house. I {…Read More…}

DIY Twin Storage Bed


Happy Friday!!!  I’m just going to cut to the chase and show you what I’ve been busy with! Ahhhh!  I LOVE this bed!  It’s my daughters’ big girl bed!  I am seriously in LOVE with her room too.  It’s the smallest of the 3 kids rooms but it has so much character with the ceiling {…Read More…}

Easy Garage Floor Coating and a Giveaway!


Hey guys!!!  I’m super excited to show you what I’ve been working on to upgrade our shop and garage floors! It’s super easy and an inexpensive way to make your garage and/or shop look like a million bucks! Whit and I are forever fans of the Rust-Oleum Epoxy Shield floor coating.  So much that – {…Read More…}

Super Easy DIY Garage Shelves


Hey guys!!!  I took a break from house projects, last weekend and spent a little time getting my shop set up! It’s still a work in progress but I wanted to share these easy and inexpensive shelves that I installed.  They are perfect for any garage, shop or closet and it’s that time of year {…Read More…}

My Boys Bathroom Tile Reveal


Ahhh!  I’m so excited to share this room with you today!  If you follow us on Instagram, you may have seen my sneak peak of our boys bathroom tile! I picked out all of the tile, for this bathroom, at The Tile Shop!  If you missed my post about my inspiration and trip there to {…Read More…}

DIY Barn Door Headboard


Hey there!  I’m back to share this super cute full-sized headboard that I built for our sons platform bed! If you missed the tutorial for the platform bed on wheels, you can check it out HERE! I wanted a rustic looking headboard for his room so I started searching for a barn door style headboard {…Read More…}

DIY Platform Bed on Wheels


Happy Monday everyone!!!  I’ve mentioned, a few times, that I am starting from scratch with furniture for our new home.  When we sold our previous home, we sold the furniture too because I knew I would want to build new pieces.  My thought was ‘why move it, store it, and move it again if it {…Read More…}

Countertops – House Update


Hey there!  I’m so excited to share my countertop choice with you guys today! I mentioned a while back that we decided to have Cambria Quartz countertops installed!  We chose Bradshaw and I LOVE it! We also chose the Boulder edge and I’m sooooo happy with it  We chose to go with Cambria Quartz countertops {…Read More…}

DIY Industrial Pipe Plate Rack


Hey guys!!!  We are back with another fun and super EASY DIY that will make a huge impact in any room! Metal pipes are all the rage right now!  You can find them in some of our favorite stores like Pottery Barn and Restoration Hardware!  We decided to build this Industrial Plate Rack to fill-up {…Read More…}

My Cabinets – House Update


Hey guys!  I’m back with another house update  It’s cabinet time!! Cabinets were very important to me, when we were designing our home, because the kitchen is in the center of everything!  You see it when you walk in our home, you see it from the dining room and the living room.  It really is {…Read More…}

DIY Round Wooden Table for $110!


Hey guys!  I have been dying to share this new DIY with you all!  If you follow us on Instagram, you may have seen a couple of sneak peaks of the building process and may have even tried to take a guess at what it was going to be.  Well, how about a round table {…Read More…}

My Super Cute Chandeliers!


Hey guys! I’m back with another house update and this one is a fave  One of the things I was so excited to pick-out for our home was our chandeliers!  I knew I wanted one in our breakfast nook and one in our dining room so I went straight to the internet to do my {…Read More…}

How to Install Laminate Flooring


Hey guys!  I’m back to share how I installed our new laminate flooring!  If you missed the previous posts about my selection process, you can check them out HERE and HERE!  You may remember the sneak peak I shared with you last week! Yes, it’s laminate and it’s easy to install DIY style  We put {…Read More…}

Super Cute Interior Lights – House Update


Hey Guys!  Fun share today  Our interior lights are being installed and I love the two I’m sharing today!  One is my foyer chandelier (the first fixture you see as you enter the house) and the second is our living room ceiling fan (which is the room you see as you walk through the front {…Read More…}

Reclaimed Looking Laminate ~ House Update


Hey guys!!  I’m so excited to finally share with you all the flooring choice that I made for our wood floor areas!  If you missed my options, you can see them HERE! I picked Woodland Reclaim/Old Original from the new Architectural Remnants line by Armstrong Flooring!  It is sooooo gorgeous and guess what??  It’s LAMINATE! {…Read More…}

Super Easy Way to Case an Existing Window!


Yes – EASY!  I promise! I love the look of wood cased windows and had I known how easy and inexpensive it was to faux my own, I would have done this to every window in my last house! This is a great tutorial for anyone wanting to  fancy-up your existing windows and it doesn’t {…Read More…}

House Update – Tile!


Hey guys! I’m back with another house update and it’s time to make some tile selections! You can check out any house update posts that you may have missed HERE! I’m so excited to share this post with you guys!  I’ve never really been “excited” about tile and I wasn’t super excited to pick tile {…Read More…}

House Update ~ Exterior Lighting!


Hey guys!  I’m back with another house update!  You can click HERE if you have missed any.  Today is the day for exterior lighting!  Wahoooooo!  This was super fun to pick out because it’s not super permanent and it really makes a big impact on the overall look of your home.  Changing out exterior fixtures {…Read More…}

How to Make a Chalkboard Calendar


Hey guys!  I am so motivated to get my life, family, home, etc. organized this year.  I always feel like I’m forgetting appointments, dates, my mind  So, I came up with a cute Chalkboard Days of the Week Calendar that will hopefully get my world organized but, if all else fails, at least it will {…Read More…}

House Update – Paint Colors!


Hey everyone!  I’m back with another house update and this one is super fun!  Paint color choices!  I had fun with this one because it is not permanent!  If you follow us on Instagram, you probably saw a little sneak peak of one of the rooms.  It’s always tough to pick paint colors and it {…Read More…}

House Update – Brick and Stone are DONE!


Hey guys!  It’s been a while since I have shared any updates on my new house build!  If you follow us on Instagram you have probably seen that we have been busy with trimming the inside (I’ve been learning lot’s from our step-dad that I will share later)!  We’ve started painting the exterior and interior, {…Read More…}

HUGE Silhouette Giveaway!


HAPPY NEW YEAR!! You are NOT going to believe what we are giving away today….. a Silhouette Cameo AND a Silhouette Portrait! Woot Woot!! {happy dance!} That means one for you and one for a friend! {total retail value $600} I can’t think of a better way to start off the new year, can you?!! {…Read More…}

Free Printable for 2014 Memory Jar


Hey guys!  We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas this year with your friends and family! I’m really excited about this project today! You may remember the Memory Jar that I shared with you all last year.  Well, we are about ready to bust it open and read all of the great things that happened this {…Read More…}

Free Printable Stocking Stuffer Coupons


Hey guys!  I shared some last-minute stocking stuffer coupons with you all last year.  They are cute and fun and easy to throw in the kiddos stockings!  I liked them so much that I decided to make different ones this year! To print your own, just click the image above.  I used matte finish photo {…Read More…}

DIY Coat Rack


Hey guys!!!  We are already to day 12 of the 12 Days of Christmas series (which also means Christmas is less than 2 weeks away) YIKES!  We hope you are keeping up with us on Instagram and Facebook! We LOVE our project for day 12.  It was actually inspired by a reader request Hope we {…Read More…}

Free Printable Chalkboard Gift Tags


Hey guys!  Welcome to day 9 of our 12 Days of Christmas Series!  If you don’t already, we’d love for you to join us on Instagram and Facebook! As a fun gift for you all, I’ve made a bunch of Chalkboard Printable Gift Tags and you can print as many as you want for FREE! {…Read More…}

HomeGoods Gift Card Giveaway and Stylescope Quiz


Hey guys!  It’s not secret we love HomeGoods!  We are guilty of shopping there multiple times (per week) to style our most recent projects and we never end up walking out empty handed! We were so excited when HomeGoods Challenged us to take their Stylescope Quiz and use the results of the quiz to find {…Read More…}

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Ornaments for $1


Hey guys!  I can’t believe we are already to day 7 of our 12 Days of Christmas series!  If you want to keep up with our projects, follow us on Instagram and Facebook! For day 7, I picked a super easy and inexpensive knock-off ornament.  I was inspired by some super cute ornaments in a {…Read More…}