Furniture Painting Tips You Never Knew You Needed

THANK YOU TO LIFE STORAGE FOR SPONSORING THIS BLOG POST! THE OPINIONS I SHARED AND MATERIALS I USED ARE MY OWN. We all have that piece of furniture, collecting dust, just BEGGING to receive a makeover.  The thought of taking on a furniture painting project might make you overwhelmed, leaving you to push it to…

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Cricut Made Birthday Card

My friend’s son turned one this week and this weekend was his first birthday party! It was so adorable and he totally loved smashing his birthday cake. Happy first birthday, Finley! I didn’t have a birthday card on hand, but I DID have a bunch of fun card stock that I recently bought from JoAnn…

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Giveaway: Cricut Made Coffee Mug and $25 Starbucks Gift Card!

I have recently discovered the world of using a Cricut Air machine and all I can say is its pretty much the best thing ever for a DIYer! I’ll save my full review for another post because today I’m announcing a haus2home GIVEAWAY! Yes, that’s right. It’s the very first haus2home giveaway this year! The…

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How to Make a Decorative Basket Out of Newspaper

Looking for a fun and easy DIY project for the whole family to get your mind of the chilly winter weather? Chances are you have all the supplies available to you already; newspaper, cardboard, and a few other craft supplies! Learn how to make a basket out of newspaper on the LifeStorage blog! Check out our video below for a sneak look at the process!

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Make Your Own 8×10 Rustic Wood Frame

THANK YOU TO LIFE STORAGE FOR SPONSORING THIS BLOG POST! THE OPINIONS I SHARED AND MATERIALS I USED ARE MY OWN. Do you have the perfect family photo you’re looking to display in a special way? Search for the perfect frame no further! Over on the LifeStorage blog I’m going to help you make your…

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On the LifeStorage Blog: How to Make a Kitchen Cupboard Organizer

THANK YOU TO LIFE STORAGE FOR SPONSORING THIS BLOG POST! THE OPINIONS I SHARED AND MATERIALS I USED ARE MY OWN. A new year provides an opportunity for a fresh start.  For some, that means new goals when it comes to keeping your house clean and organized.  It’s common to hear of spring cleaning (and…

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Painting a Fence in Under Two Hours with the Help of the Wagner FLEXiO 890

Luckily, because of my friends over at Wagner Tools, spending hours upon hours to paint my fence was not the case! They saved the day when they sent me the Wagner FLEXiO 890 Paint Sprayer.

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Holiday Hostess Gifts

If you’re headed to a holiday party and you want to give your hostess a gift, consider these fun DIY ideas! Over on the Life Storage blog I’m dishing out 5 ideas to say thank you like you’ve never before.

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Style with pumpkins this Fall: 10 ways under $10

THANK YOU TO LIFE STORAGE FOR SPONSORING THIS BLOG POST! THE OPINIONS I SHARED AND MATERIALS I USED ARE MY OWN. In this blog post over on the Life Storage blog I’m dishing out fall styling secrets; 10 different ways to decorate pumpkins.  The best part? You can complete each design for under $10. Questions or comments?…

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Dog Pallet Palace

Make a DIY dog pallet palace! It’s a perfect hangout for your best furry friend.

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Support Habitat for Humanity at the Buffalo ReStore DIY Contest

Guys.  I’m not going to lie, I’m REALLY excited.  In just a few weeks the Buffalo Restore DIY Contest and Auction will take place and ALL the proceeds go towards the Habitat for Humanity of Buffalo. Here’s how it works… Fellow DIYers (like yours truly!) have been picking up furniture and supplies this summer, working hard…

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15 Minute Fall Bundt Pan Wreath

I originally purchased a bundt pan for baking (imagine that!) but after about a year of owning it and not using it for its intended purpose (whoops!) I decided to get creative and make a fall wreath.  Since it was only $2  from a yard sale I didn’t feel shy about it.  This project took…

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How to Dress Your Office for Success with a DIY Desk

Thank you to Life Storage for sponsoring this blog post! The opinions I shared and materials I used are my own. In this blog post over on the Life Storage blog, I’ll show you how to make a custom DIY desk, proving that custom does not equal costly.  For just under $75 and using an…

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Attend the HGTV Magazine 3rd Annual Blogger Block Party Event!

FTC Disclosure: Thank you to HGTV magazine for sponsoring this post! I received product for my time in developing this post. All opinions are my own. Are you a fellow lifestyle blogger, DIYer, designer or style rockstar who would love to participate in an event where you can learn from the pros, network with fellow…

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Solving the Sports Equipment Storage Dilemma

Thank you to Uncle Bob’s Self Storage for sponsoring this blog post! The opinions I shared and materials I used are my own. Have a bunch of sports equipment that you need to get organized? Well you are absolutely in luck because today I’m going to help you solve your sporting equipment storage dilemma with…

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Furniture Upgrade for Buffalo Restore’s Artfest: A Habitat for Humanity Event

Thank you to Valu Home Centers for sponsoring this blog post! The opinions I shared and materials I used are my own. I always like to head to my local Habitat for Humanity ReStore when I’m tackling a new project! Using some simple supplies, including Krylon Chalk Paint (my favorite!) to completely transform this piece! …

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Five Projects to Make Your Picnic Game Strong

Something about packing a picnic and finding a local green space is very enticing and lovely. Check out these five (super easy!) projects I tackled to help you make your picnic game go from zero to hero on the Uncle Bob’s Self Storage blog!

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Creating Original American Flag Art

The fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays and its almost here! So before the fireworks and the cookouts commence, I’m taking a moment and remember how lucky I am to be an American! In honor of celebrating our nations birth, I decided to make some original American flag art and share the tutorial with…

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Homemade Conditioner

Follow my blog with Bloglovin One of my life goals this year is to eliminate the purchase of products that I can easily make at home.  There are a couple of reasons for this but mainly to save money, to reduce the amount of plastic in my life, and to have the ability to use…

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PVC and A Bedsheet: Transforming your Backyard to Outdoor Movie Central

Thank you to Uncle Bob’s Self Storage for sponsoring this blog post! The opinions I shared and materials I used are my own. How does watching a movie under the stars sound to you? Mosey on over to the Uncle Bob’s Self Storage blog to learn how to make your own outdoor movie screen using…

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