Last Minute Thanksgiving Appetizer and a Tablescape Fit for a Feast

Who is excited for Thanksgiving? This is the cue for everyone put hands in the air! I mean thanksgiving really IS the best, right? Family, friends, food...the food...oh, and the food. 😉 Speaking of Thanksgiving food, I'm sharing my secrets to the appetizer I'm bringing to my parents house.  I started bringing this as a … Continue reading Last Minute Thanksgiving Appetizer and a Tablescape Fit for a Feast

Building Haus

Instead of the usual DIY tutorial you usually get from me, this time I'm switching it up with a very special announcement! Tom and I are getting ready for our next big Hausler adventure and we're making our haus a home even more than we've ever done before! Baby Hausler is expected to arrive May … Continue reading Building Haus

Dreaming of CA: Our Trip to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite and Mammoth

Is anyone else daydreaming of warmer times on these cold winter days?! When I go to my happy place, California is where I go. Last year we traveled to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite and Mammoth.  The trip was everything we expected and more! In addition to showing you a bunch of eye candy, I'm going to … Continue reading Dreaming of CA: Our Trip to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite and Mammoth

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 … Continue reading Furniture Painting Tips You Never Knew You Needed

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!

2016 Year in Review and Plans for 2017!

What do Genevieve Gorder, LifeStorage, TV commercials, and dog houses have in common? They were all a part of my 2016! Oh yes, its true. Let me break it down for you.  Right here. Right now. 2016 was quite the year! I had some  unforgettable opportunities, experiences and incredible learning moments. It was also a … Continue reading 2016 Year in Review and Plans for 2017!

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