Last weekend for Mother’s Day we visited my parents. After a lovely meal and a few exchanges of cards and presents we decided to attempt making a Vintage Chicken Waterer Light Fixture. What else do people do on Mother’s Day other than head out to the shop and make something? Supplies Needed One Vintage galvanized… Read More Vintage Chicken Waterer Light Fixture
Insulation is more than hot or cold, insulation can save you big bucks. After fixing the issues with the new windows, (caulking really does seal out the air-duh) I decided to have someone look at the insulation in the attic inside my house. My Dad and I just weren’t sure about it having enough insulation. In… Read More Insulation can save you big bucks!
I have decided that I don’t think that you can ever have too much shiplap! I mean, think about it. Shiplap is wonderful! Although I do feel it is a little trendy, which I am normally not a fan of, I think it is going to be around for a while. And since the teenage… Read More Shiplap Accent Wall
Every day, sometimes multiple times a day, I use my garage door. To park the car, to do various projects (because it also serves as my workshop area) and even to put things in the garage attic – that is a super fun task because you get to pretend you are a contortionists preparing for… Read More Garage Door Makeover
It is amazing to me what a little bit of dirt and new sod can do to totally transform a home! Recently we took on some of the outside projects because, well we have spring fever and the weather has been downright gorgeous! The old saying, the grass is greener is so incredibly true! Because… Read More The Grass is Greener
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day they say. And whoever they are, I completely agree with them! Breakfast is my favorite meal, hands down! So in honor of that, I wanted to share my recipe for Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls! During the holidays I am known for my cinnamon rolls and friends and… Read More Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
After dealing with a variety of contractors on this house project I feel that I should share a few tips that I have learned along the way! I am by no means an expert, but I do feel that I am experienced enough in dealing with contractors to share Top Essential Questions you should consider… Read More Contractors
We did a little decorating this weekend with our almost finished bathroom makeover by creating these awesome, and easy industrial farmhouse shelves. When I say easy, I honestly didn’t know how easy this project was going to be and if I would have known then I would have done it a lot sooner than this!… Read More DIY Industrial Shelves – Take less than an hour total
What’s for dinner? Blackened Cajun Catfish and Spiced Beef Torta from Blue Apron Ever dread 4 pm when the only thing on your mind is, what’s for dinner? Yep! It happens to me all the time, more often than one would think honestly! This week I am dreaming of Blackened Cajun Catfish and a Spiced… Read More What’s for dinner? Blue Apron!
Top Five Photos of the Week We had a little detour in our life and have missed a week or two of posting. But we are back! And we are once again living life to its’ fullest! If anything, the detour to our posting was a sign that none of us really know how long… Read More Photos of the Week 1/30 – 2/3