DIY Projects

DIY Square Ottoman

October 15, 2013 Now that we are a little more settled (Ha. It’s only been three weeks…), I have been trying to slowly work on the playroom. I’m working to tie the rooms together because when you walk upstairs, it’s visible from both doors as you soon as you turn to step up… A few weeks […]

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Bead Board Tutorial {Guest Post!}

September 5, 2013 Funny story…I pinned this adorable sign the other day and thought to myself, I need to make this for so and so….then, I was walking down the hall at school and one of my friends, also named Amber, said, “Hey! You pinned something I pinned….I made it!” What!?!? So cool! So, here […]


We Painted the Porch!

August 26, 2013 We painted the porch!!! This weekend we did some major updates to the outside of the house. I have been waiting years to do this! First, I painted the shutters black and we could have stopped there because it seriously made a humongous difference! Fortunately, we’d already bought the porch paint and […]

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Free Idea for Saturday!

August 24, 2013 Today, Shutterfly has a code PICKONE for a free magnet or return address labels (if you’re not a member, it’s free to join!). I need some new labels since we are about to move but I didn’t find anything that really spoke to me (I know, I know, they are just labels…however, I […]

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Hint of Mint

June 13, 2013 Recently, I wanted to add my new favorite color to our living room. Recently as in I decided a week before Cray was born! All I could think was…I didn’t want to stare at our living room as I was nursing or holding or rocking him and want to change things. So […]

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DIY Chevron Tray

March 26, 2013 Have I mentioned I love unfinished pieces I find at Michael’s? I found this tray for $4.99 and knew it would be perfect for Kuy’s big boy bed. At first, I destroyed it painted it light gray and the center orange. Obviously, I had no vision for what I wanted it to […]

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