DIY Printable Art

You don’t need fancy toys like a Cricuit or Silhoutte to create custom art piece.  All you really need is a printer and a pair of scissors. I was recently freshening up the kids bathroom and decided to hang a little humor on the wall.  Searched for images and found one I liked above. Printed […]

DIY Carpet Removal and Refinishing Wood Stairs

Since the day we moved in I’ve been wanting to rip the carpet off the stairs. Almost 2 years later that was finally a reality! It was high time to get these stairs NAKED. Here are the stairs in their carpeted glory before I got crazy with the box cutter! I must share that I’ve […]

DIY Graduation Party Ideas

Our niece is graduating from Virginia Tech and we are really proud of her. I got asked to help with party decor {ok…I volunteered} and wanted to share some easy ideas you could adapt to any school graduation. Wood Tags I used picket fence scraps to make wood “tags” in a past project. I decided […]

DIY Oversized Wood Tags

In our Florida house I made oversized numbered tags for the kids backpacks. Super easy DIY and the “tags” can say anything you want! These are the tops of fence boards I had left over from a former project. I cut them down with my miter saw to resemble a large gift tag. I drilled […]

DIY Painted Stairs

We had carpeted stairs in our Florida house for 7 long years. 4 kids, 2 dogs and many friends ran up and down those stairs. I never ever felt like I could get them clean as over time they got stained and gross. I always hated that when you opened our front door you looked […]