Editor’s Note: Today I want to welcome Kayla & Justin from Home Coming. He’s a carpenter by trade and she has impeccable style. I have asked them to write a series called “Carpenter’s Secrets” and this first post is full of great tips! When I saw the pictures of the finished project [...]
I have finally finished styling the empty bookshelf next to our new wing chair in the living room. Nothing looks sadder to me than an empty bookcase, but we didn’t want to fill it up with books. We do most of our reading digitally. You don’t need a lot [...]
The kids go to the library every week and bring home 10+ books. For a while I had a bin on the built-ins in the family room to hold the library books, but I never liked the bin there and my youngest had trouble reaching the books inside. Then one day it dawned on me, [...]
I found a spot and a purpose for the yellow canisters I found at SnowGRADE. I purchased this set of 3 canisters for $10 from the same vendor, Golden Age Design, where I found my beloved geese. I knew almost immediately these would be right [...]
No doubt I love blogs and online sources of inspiration, but sometimes it is nice to page through a book. No googling, no scrolling…just a good old fashioned book. Craft and motivational books are my favorites. I either prefer something very visual and informative or an inspiring, motivational, thought provoking read.
In my craft room, [...]
In addition to my craft storage at the laundry room sink, I have two pretty shelves for extra storage. These two shelves are on the opposite side of the room and high up out of the kids reach. The top shelf is over 7 ft above the ground. You have [...]
Now that we have lived with the console table a few days, I can honestly say I am loving it. It was such a simple project, but it makes a big difference to the function in the playroom. As I type this I am sitting on the playroom sofa, [...]
I am not completely done with this project, but I just cannot wait to share. This was a vision I have had in my head for a long time, so I am excited it has finally become a reality. Every project around here takes longer than we plan, because of the kids, but furniture building [...]
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