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Make a Counter Top Phone Charging Station & Tablet Holder from a Picture Frame

January 19, 2015 – 8:00 am | 9 Comments
How to make a counter top tablet and phone holder and charging station out of a picture frame and some trim

I have to say that being “forced” to be extra thrifty over the past year or two because of a transition to double-self-employment has been a blessing in disguise. If you and/or your hubby are …

A Zero Dollar Spice Storage Solution

January 16, 2015 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
This spice organization idea costs zero dollars and it's so cute - recycle some baby food jars, paint the lids, and stick on some free farmhouse styled labels!

I’m following along this great declutting challenge from Home Storage Solutions 101 the best I can. It’s great! I love how the decluttering sessions are limited to around 15 minutes per day – now THAT …

Pretty Christmas Gift Tag Printables from Me to You

December 12, 2014 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
Turquoise, teal and green watercolor free printable Christmas gift tags

This weekend is the “weekend of concerts” for our family. Little C has her dance recital on Saturday, and then her Kindergarten Christmas concert is on Monday. She’s so excited, and we are too! I’m …

Our Vintage Industrial Kitchen – Now With More Colour!

February 15, 2014 – 10:12 pm | 40 Comments
A black, white & turquoise vintage industrial kitchen filled with budget friendly DIY ideas.

As much as I love the black and white bones of our DIY vintage industrial kitchen, I’ve been craving the addition of colour in the space for quite a while now. The last few weeks …

My Colourful Craft Room Office – Our DIY House

November 15, 2013 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Colorful Craft Room Office by The DIY Mommy

When we lived in our Garage House, my “craft room” was our tiny kitchen table and my “office” was a little 5 foot wide nook by the kids’ bedroom. They were not ideal spaces, but …

Sew a Patchwork Duvet Cover

May 8, 2013 – 8:00 am | 15 Comments
Sew a Patchwork Duvet Cover by The DIY Mommy

With the impending completion of Our DIY House arriving soon (I hope!), I’ve been trying to get as many decor things done in advance as I possibly can.
Little C’s room is one of the easier …

Mood Board: Colourful Boho Craft Room & Office – Our DIY House

April 24, 2013 – 9:33 pm | 8 Comments
Mood Board: Colourful Boho Craft Room & Office - Our DIY House. Bright shades of yellow, turquoise and red with metal and wood accents and tons of storage for paperwork and craft supplies.

Currently, my “craft room” is my kitchen table (shared with our microwave and Hubby’s stash of paperwork) and my office is a 5 foot wide nook right next to Little C’s room (shhhhhhh… don’t type …

Painting Our Home: How to Paint a House Quickly & Easily – Our DIY House

April 22, 2013 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Painting Our Home: How to Paint an Entire House Quickly & Easily - Our DIY House

Guess what?! We are THISCLOSE to having Our DIY House entirely painted! We only have a hallway and one more room to go.
The entire process has taken us about a week. I’d love to say …

Mood Board: Sunny Woodland Nursery – Our DIY House

April 2, 2013 – 10:46 pm | 6 Comments
Mood Board: Sunny Woodland Nursery - Our DIY House by The DIY Mommy. Sorbet inspired shades of yellow, pink, coral and mint with retro woodland animals make a fun and sweet little nursery.

I’m excited about every single room in our new house (because we’ll actually have rooms for individual things and people), but this nursery for Baby A is one of my favourites.
Baby A has never had …

Mood Board: Vintage Industrial Cottage Kitchen – Our DIY House

March 22, 2013 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
Mood Board: Vintage Industrial Cottage Kitchen - Our DIY House by The DIY Mommy

Many, many hours of planning were spent over the kitchen design of Our DIY House. I even Photoshopped various light fixtures into my Ikea kitchen layout to make sure I was happy with the result. …