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November 24, 2014 – 4:00 am | 8 Comments

Christmas is a month away. Can you believe it?! This will be our second Christmas in Our DIY House, and we’re all very excited about it. This year, I had the pleasure of decorating our …

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Make Faux Succulents out of Felt

May 22, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Easy DIY Felt Succulents

My little sister’s wedding is in a month! I’m so excited for her, and we’ve been working busily on some of her wedding decor. It’s been one of my favourite crafty projects ever to work …

What’s In My Diaper Bag (+ Stylish Baby Wipes) #HuggiesMomStyle

May 16, 2014 – 3:34 pm |
In My Diaper Bag Huggies Clutch 'n' Clean stylish baby wipes

Let’s play a game. It’s like “What’s in Your Purse?”, but for moms. Let’s play “What’s In Your Diaper Bag?”! I admit that I have a rather large diaper bag right now (it’s a big, …

Sew the Easiest Shirred Summer Dress Ever

May 14, 2014 – 10:34 pm | 7 Comments
Sew an easy summer dress with pre-shirred fabric.

In the spring and summer, I like to wear dresses. I like to wear them A LOT. There’s something to be said about throwing on something that’s just one piece and lightweight and breezy… ahhhh. …

Sew Fabric Peonies and Cabbage Roses

May 12, 2014 – 8:16 am | 29 Comments
DIY Fabric Peonies or Cabbage Roses Tutorial by The DIY Mommy

I’m having so much fun helping my little sis prepare for her wedding next month. I adore weddings and I adore my sister, so making crafts with and for her is simply the ultimate level …

Mood Board: A Downton Inspired Vintage Wedding

May 7, 2014 – 9:00 am |
A Downton Abbey Inspired Vintage Wedding Mood Board. Colours of blush, mint and ivory are teamed with vintage inspired jewels, dresses, a fabric bouquet, birdcage centerpieces, and art deco invitations.

Let’s take a short break from babies and houses and transport ourselves back a few years to our wedding day. Remember how fun it was to plan? Remember how stressed you felt as you went …

Make DIY Dark or Coloured Wax (+ My Upcycled Side Table)

May 2, 2014 – 9:00 am | 3 Comments
DIY Dark or Tinted Furniture Wax by The DIY Mommy

So, painting things now takes about 1.3 billion times longer now that I have three kids and a newborn in the house. This little painted side table project took me about 2 weeks, and I …

Mood Board: A White & Brights Playroom

April 30, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Mood Board: White & Bright Playroom

Our basement is almost finished, and I’m SO EXCITED to have a dedicated play space down there for my girls! We had the entire house including our basement drywalled at one time when we built, …

Less Is More: What I’ve Learned About Nursery Nesting After 3 Babies #SearsMom

April 25, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
Soft Boho Baby Nursery by The DIY Mommy

Baby B is *kind of * sleeping through the night now. It feels wonderful. Sure, I love those soft and quiet moments with only her as I nurse her in the stillness of 2 am, …

Sew a 3-in-1 Nursing Cover, Carseat Canopy and Stroller Shade

April 23, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Sew a 3-in-1 Nursing Cover, Stroller Shade and Carseat Canopy

The more babies I have, the more I realize that less is more when it comes to baby gear. If I can use one item for a number of uses, I’m all over it. That’s …

10 Easy & Creative Easter Egg Hunt Ideas #KinderMom

April 16, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
10 Easy & Creative Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

My girls are really looking forward to Easter this year! Easter Sunday is always a special day for us – we go to church in the morning together, and then we usually have a big …