Pottery Barn Inspired Photo and Gretting Card Carousel

Hi friends!  There really is nothing better than a great knock-off, especially when it involves a photo display!  I fell in love with this Pottery Barn Old Fashioned Photo Carousel that my mom purchased! Of course my mind started creating a knock-off because the thought of purchasing it is not an option;) This is my {…Read More…}

Boo Blocks

Happy Wednesday!  I am so ready for fall and I’ve got the itch to start decorating for all things fall which means….Halloween!  I just finished my first Halloween project and it was super easy, cheap and quick! I made these Boo Blocks from scrap 2×4’s and chipboard letters that I purchased at Hobby Lobby for {…Read More…}

Cheap Bathroom Mirror Frame

Hey guys!  Just thought I’d show you what I’ve been working on! I’ve been working on my master bathroom this week.  So far, I have painted the walls a pretty green color to match a waverly fabric that I picked out for my master bedroom and framed my gigantic mirror!  Here is the before…. I {…Read More…}

$5 Crate Shelves

Hi friends!  Remember the super cheap and easy Crate Shelves Whit and I shared with you all? Well, I got them all dressed up and up on my wall and well….I LOVE them:) I gave them one coat of Minwax Dark Walnut stain and put them up in my master bathroom that I am currently renovating. {…Read More…}

Reclaimed Wood Nightstands

Hey everyone!  I have to show you what I’ve been working on!   Love!  I found the Reclaimed Wood Nightstand plans over at Ana’s!  They are a perfect match for my son’s Reclaimed Wood Headboard that I built him! I used the Kreg Jig for this build and it made things so much easier!  Kreg is my new BFF! {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Side Table

Hey guys! If you saw the scrap wood pile in my garage you might never come back to visit again…. Seriously. My girls were in need of a nightstand for their bedroom so I decided to put these scraps (well a few of them anyway) to good use! The result… A great table that cost {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Media Console

Hey guys!  We are back from an AMAZING family vacation and feeling so blessed that we were able to have our entire family together for a whole week!  We can’t wait to do it again next year!  We’ll share some fun pics with y’all later!  For now, on to the DIY:) Remember the Pottery Barn {…Read More…}

Key Hook Decor

This is one of my FAVORITE projects!  It’s quick, easy and cheap!  Lots of bang for your buck;) I say cheap because I started with pieces from our scrap wood pile:) I used an old sheet of bead board, a 1×6 and 1×3’s. I trimmed out the bead board with the 1×3’s using Gorilla Glue wood glue {…Read More…}

Furniture for the New Nursery

Hey friends!  I have been busy around here and I thought I would share a bit of progress.  With my new little man on the way, I have been in “nursery” mode.  Actually I have been in nesting mode and this week it took on the form of the nursery.  Love me some nesting. I {…Read More…}

Storage for the Playroom!

Hey friends! Hope everyone is doing great!  I have been crazy building the last few weeks.  My older kiddos were with their grandparents this past week which gave me lots of time to get stuff done! I’m sure lots of you saw Ashley’s version of PB’s Cameron Wall Unit she built for her playroom last {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen Reveal

Hey guys!  I wanted to share my new favorite toy with you 🙂 Oh… The kids love it too! Remember the play kitchen I was inspired to build??  Well… Here is how she turned out! What do you think???  The kids love playing with it almost as much as I do!!  If you have any {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen for the Kids!

Hey friends! Let me first start off by saying… Never underestimate the power of nesting.  I have been a maniac here!  I finally got the girls moved into their new room over the weekend.   This involved moving all of the furniture and cutting the beds down a bit because of the odd ceiling lines {…Read More…}

Trimming The Door…

Hey guys! Thanks to all of you who left comments on my coffee table post.  I loved reading them and totally appreciate the love :-)! I actually took a break from the closet addition to build that table.  I find that if I do one thing for too many days I become very unmotivated…. So, {…Read More…}

Crate Coffee Table Reveal!!

Hey guys!  I got it all finished and wanted to share some pictures real quick… After it dried I attached the casters using wood screws and washers. Then, I flipped her over and I was ready to go! What do you think?? I love it!  And so did my cousin 🙂  He actually came by {…Read More…}

My New Craft Closet…

Hey everyone! Hope you all had a great weekend and Memorial Day.  I feel like I got more done today than I have the last 4 months.  Pregnancy. With little bit on the way, I decided it might be time to find a place to put him.  This seems like an easy task, but for {…Read More…}

Washer and Dryer Pedestal Reveal

I am about to show you the most loathed, neglected and hidden room in my house….. Yep, my laundry room….  Okay, it’s not that bad but it just screams BORING… as if laundry isn’t boring enough;)  It’s baseball season which means loads and loads of laundry for me.  I love my family and I love {…Read More…}

Stenciled Chargers

So, I’m still enjoying the DIY chargers I made a few weeks back but I got an urge to spice them up a bit!  I used my Silhouette for this project and it was super fun and easy! I thought birds were fitting for spring so I scoured the Silhouette online store for my favorite {…Read More…}

Mason Jar Key Hook

Hey guys!  Hope you all had a great Wednesday 🙂 I have a fun project to share today! I started with a 1×8 board from Lowe’s that I cut to about 2′ long.  I used a different paint method on this board and I love how it turned out so I am going to share {…Read More…}

DIY Washer/Dryer Pedestal

I loathe my laundry room:(  It needs serious attention.  I saw this DIY Washer/Dryer Pedestal on Ana’s site and thought that would give me the motivation to make-over my laundry room!  I will share my sadly neglected laundry room pics with you in my reveal because today it’s all about the pedestal! I didn’t make {…Read More…}

Coffee Table Reveal

So, I shared my DIY Coffee Table with you all a few days ago and now I’m back to share how I finished it!  I love the size, the functionality and the “old” look….. and the fact that it only cost me $40 to build!!! I started by painting the legs with a favorite ~ Rust-Oleum {…Read More…}

DIY Coffee Table

After repurposing my vintage trunk, I was out a coffee table.  I can’t live without a place to set my coffee and laptop every morning so I got to work building what I thought was the perfect coffee table! I modified Ana’s plans a bit to fit my couch.  We have a sectional that is {…Read More…}

DIY Headboard

The Reclaimed Wood Headboard is complete! This was the easiest piece I have ever built!  It took me about 1 hour to put it together after I cut the wood!  You can find the plans I used for this headboard on Ana’s Site but as always, I am taking you on my journey:) Here are some pictures of {…Read More…}

DIY Cheap Chargers

Boy do I have spring fever!  I have been on a mission, lately, to spruce up my back patio.  I dream of an outdoor space where I WANT to unwind, a place where our family can spend time together and a place that I want to show off!  Of course, I also want that space cheap:) My {…Read More…}

Kitchen Sign… All Finished!

What up?? Hope you guys are having a great weekend!!  This is birthday weekend for one of my little ladies so things are a bit crazy around here.  Not too crazy to sneak in this post though:-) I showed you guys the beginning of my kitchen sign in my last post.  Here is how I {…Read More…}

Crates for the Storage Bed

Hey guys!  I am loving this spring weather we’ve been blessed with in Texas this week!  Perfect building weather:)  I finished the storage bins for the full sized storage bed I build last week. I designed my own plans for these.  My goal was to achieve the most amount of storage space with the least out {…Read More…}

Crown Anyone?

It’s DONE!!!  I don’t know if I am more happy that my work is done or that I am finally enjoying it! No this one is not mine!  This one is actually around $3,000 when you factor in shipping and decor! This is mine!  Total cost for this piece is $300 including decor! How did {…Read More…}