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.

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

Our New Bathroom – The Final Reveal

I can't believe I'm actually saying these words, but our bathroom is FINISHED!  If you have been following our bathroom re-do you know a lot of love, time and TLC has gone into this project. A lot is an understatement, actually. If you aren't updated on this journey, take a look at our previous posts … Continue reading Our New Bathroom – The Final Reveal

How to Install Shower/Floor Hardie Board

If you have been following our bathroom renovation, you know that this has been no joke.  It was a total gut job!  So, in this post, I'm going to break things down a bit and talk about how to actually start putting things back together and do it yourself. Specifically speaking - shower walls and … Continue reading How to Install Shower/Floor Hardie Board

Bathroom Renovation: Update 2

I was afraid the next part of the renovation would coincide with the lyrics from the new Pompeii song, "And the walls came tumblin' down..." Luckily that wasn't the case. Since our last post when we gutted the place, we have been busy piecing things back together. First, we had some wood to fix and … Continue reading Bathroom Renovation: Update 2