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Motivational Monday #9 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Party

July 28, 2014 – 8:00 am |
DIY Play house from a closet

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you had a great week and a wonderful weekend. I spent the week policing mothering my busy little girls, updating our entry, and getting to work on our TV gallery …

Motivational Monday #8 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Part

July 21, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
DIY Kids Interchangeable Gallery Wall

Happy Monday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time with Joy in Our Home and Burlap and Babies. Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects …

Make Vintage Blueprint Artwork from Your House Plan (With Photoshop)

July 16, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
How to make Restoration Hardware inspired vintage blueprint artwork from your house plan

I’m a tad bit obsessed with anything from Restoration Hardware. I’m a big fan of the “vintage industrial” look (mixed in with all sorts of random decor looks that I love), and all of the …

Motivational Monday #7 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

July 14, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
DIY Anniversary Sign

Happy Monday to you! After a long week of volunteering in the sweltering heat at our church’s Vacation Bible School (it was exhausting but AWESOME), I’m ready to take it easy this week. Bring on …

Motivational Monday #6 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

July 7, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments

Aren’t you glad it’s summer? I’m just loving the weather, spending lazy afternoons with my girls, and playing outside! What about you? What are your favourite family summer activities? If you need ideas for some …

35 Free & Frugal Summer Activities for Kids #KinderMom

July 2, 2014 – 9:00 am |
A great list of free things to do with kids in summer!

It’s summer time! I absolutely adore the summer. It’s relatively short here in Alberta, so we always need to seize each day and spend as much time doing summery activities together as possible before the …

Motivational Monday #5 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 30, 2014 – 10:01 am |
Greek Key DIY Ikea Tarva Dresser Hack

Happy Monday to YOU! Here in Canada, this is an extra long weekend for most people because Canada Day is tomorrow. I think our family will go to the beach and roast some hot dogs. …

Upcycled Gold Dry-Brushed Table (+ How to Dry Brush Furniture)

June 19, 2014 – 9:00 am | 5 Comments
DIY Gold Dry Brushed Coffee Table

There is definitely such a thing as an addiction to painting furniture. And I certainly have it. Every sad looking table, dresser or chair I see on Kijiji or at a garage sale says, “Paint …

9 Favourite DIY Home Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 11, 2014 – 9:00 am |
9 Favourite DIY Home Decor Tutorials

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

Motivational Monday #2 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 9, 2014 – 9:22 pm | 2 Comments
Motivational Monday DIY Craft Home Link Party

Happy Monday, friends! I’m so happy to be a part of something new this week: I’ll be co-hosting a DIY link party (“Motivational Monday”) with Kendra from Joy in Our Home and Amanda from Burlap …