Category: DIY

  • Woodland Baby Shower

    I am finally writing this post after 7 months, but hey, better late than never! ;) Back in May of 2013, I helped a couple friends host a baby shower for our friends Seth & Kelly. We decided to have an open-house style baby shower at our house. There was subtle “woodland” theme to match […]

  • Shed Demolition & Garden Bed Creation

    When we bought our house, it had a huge, ugly shed in the backyard that was falling apart. We asked the sellers if they would remove it after our inspector said it wasn’t worth keeping, especially with all the termite damage. However, they denied our request, as they must’ve thought it was in good shape […]

  • Our DIY Fireplace Facelift

    Life update: We bought a house and moved in at the end of January! It was easier said than done, as our closing date got moved last minute and blah blah,typical house buying drama. But the important part is that it all worked out in the end and we became home owners. :) There are […]

  • Wild West Fling Cocktail Recipe

    I don’t know about you, but I love to enjoy a fruity cocktail every now and then.  I’m not a beer fan and wine burns my insides, but a fruity mixed drink seems to be just right.  I love trying new ones when I go out for dinner, and then trying to replicate them at […]

  • Crafty Christmas Trees

    My inspiration for my Crafty Christmas trees came about from a few different sources.  I loved these ideas that I saw (see below) and wanted to make my own versions. Source: via Janalyn on Pinterest   Source: via Mindy on Pinterest   I bought three different sizes of floral foam cones and made […]