Safe, Easy and Stress-Free Way to Remove Paint from Hardware

Sometimes the best of us make the worst of mistakes. Mistakes like thinking its a good idea to glob paint over functioning hardware expecting it to last and look good. No beuno. I have to think that the previous homeowners did this with the best of intentions but alas, its time to say see ya … Continue reading Safe, Easy and Stress-Free Way to Remove Paint from Hardware

A Day for Upping DIY Skills with The UpSkill Project

This post is sponsored by Lowes. The thoughts and opinions are my own. Have you ever worked on a DIY project and found yourself stuck on a step? Or maybe there was a tool necessary to complete your project, but you were just too intimidated to use it? I can speak from personal experience that … Continue reading A Day for Upping DIY Skills with The UpSkill Project

The Upskill Project Comes To Buffalo, Making DIY Dreams Come True

If you could win an opportunity to bring a DIY project to life right in your own home with help from professionals AND a $2,000 gift card to Lowe’s to make it all happen, would you enter? Well that’s exactly what took place with The UpSkill Project Contest and let me tell you, the contest entries were nothing short of amazing. Five local residents were selected and got their DIY dreams to come true with The UpSkill Project. The results? Nothing short of incredible.

Dog House to Be Auctioned Off at SPCA’s Hounds and Heroes Event on June 2

I've built a couple of dog houses in my day, but I have to say this one very well may take the cake for the most famous, special, and philanthropic. Say what? Here's why! I originally built this dog house for my friends over at Valu Home Centers from nearly 100% reclaimed materials. They filmed a … Continue reading Dog House to Be Auctioned Off at SPCA’s Hounds and Heroes Event on June 2

Nature Neutral Nursery Reveal

After months of planning and renovating, I'm super happy to report that the nursery is done-zo...complete...FINISHED! If you remember back to the nurery inspo post, you'll know that we're not finding out the gender of our baby so that meant gender-neutral all the way. But if I'm being honest, I think even if we knew the … Continue reading Nature Neutral Nursery Reveal

Enter The UpSkill Project Contest with Lowe’s

Do you have a home project you’ve been looking to tackle but aren’t quite sure where to start? Or maybe you wish you had the chance to learn from a professional and improve your skills to complete a project you previously tried to take on? Well Buffalo, do I ever have the opportunity for you. … Continue reading Enter The UpSkill Project Contest with Lowe’s

A Magical Winter Wonderland Maternity Photo Session

Its safe to say winter is not going out like a lamb but luckily for us, we got to capitalize on the snowy winter weather for our maternity photo shoot! Snow is a big part of our life here living in Buffalo, so it was only fitting that it was the focus of our photos. … Continue reading A Magical Winter Wonderland Maternity Photo Session