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Spring Is Sure to Follow – Free Spring Quote Chalkboard Printable Art

March 20, 2015 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments

HAPPY SPRING! I love the newness Spring brings. I love its freshness. I love that it’s a reminder that there is hope after trials. There is a rainbow after the rain. Here’s a free Spring …

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Teething Baby Survival Kit

April 24, 2015 – 8:00 am |
Teething Baby Survival Kit - what I've learned helps teething babies.

A couple of weeks ago, Baby B cut her one-year-old molars. I had forgotten until that point how horrible the incoming molars made my babies feel! Baby B was restless and grouchy, and I immediately used all of the tools in my Teething Baby arsenal to help calm her. Here’s what I currently have in my “Teething Baby Survival Kit” to help my little girl through her painful teething stage. After three baby girls, I’ve found some great things that really work to relieve sore gums! Read the full story »

Make a Bridal Bouquet of Fabric Flowers

April 22, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to make this absolutely gorgeous, realistic looking DIY bridal bouquet made out of handmade fabric flowers, brooches, keys and pins.

My sister got married last year, and her wedding was a whole lot of vintage-y gorgeousness. It was beautiful! You might remember this vintage wedding mood board I made based on her wedding, her vintage …

Make Green (or Not Green) Smoothie Packs for Easy Snacks (Video)

April 20, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make pre-frozen smoothie packs for easy snacks + a good green smoothie recipe!

It took me until last week to finally try a “green” smoothie, and I was pleasantly surprised. I blended a frozen cube of spinach together with some yogurt, peaches, strawberries, bananas and orange juice, and …

Tin Cup Succulent Dish Garden + Motivational Monday #45: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 19, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

How to Build A Giant Framed Pegboard

April 17, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
How to build a giant DIY framed & wall-mounted pegboard

Do you remember our laundry room makeover from last week? I’m still so very happy with the space, and I was thrilled to find out that it was featured on Good Housekeeping and Country Living …

A Marble Panel Backsplash for Our DIY Kitchen

April 15, 2015 – 8:00 am | 8 Comments
A beautiful vintage industrial kitchen featuring black and white Ikea cabinets, turquoise accents and a Carrara marble stone panel backsplash.

Patience is a virtue for life in general… and for decorating. I completely believe in slowly and carefully piecing your home’s decor together by choosing every element with intention and only purchasing things that you …

How to Make Pom Poms + A Silly Spring Pom-Pom Animal Kid’s Craft (Video)

April 13, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to make pom poms + a silly Spring pom-pom animal kid's craft

There’s not much that makes me happier than when I get to do fun crafts with my girls. I simply adore spending time with my daughters, and we have so much fun making things together! …

DIY Colorful Chalkboard Calendar + Motivational Monday #44: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 12, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 2 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Whole Wheat Biscuits + How I Substitute Whole Wheat Flour for White Flour

April 10, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to substitute whole wheat flour for white flour + a whole wheat biscuit recipe

As part of eating healthier and adding more whole grains and whole wheat flours to my diet , I have been doing a lot of baking with whole wheat flour. I’ve found lots of great recipes that …

Make a Faux Cowhide Rug for Under $50

April 8, 2015 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
DIY faux cowhide rug for under $50!

I seriously used to DESPISE cowhide rugs, but somehow they slowly knocked at my brain until I started liking them just a little bit. Then, I kept seeing them in home decor spaces that I …

A Vintage Inspired Red & Aqua Laundry Room (+ Video Tour!)

April 6, 2015 – 2:00 pm | 24 Comments
DIY aqua & red vintage inspired small laundry room design idea with a giant pegboard

I never thought I’d be this excited about a laundry room before, but I am seriously FREAKING OUT. I am so, so incredibly happy with how our laundry makeover turned out that I couldn’t wait …