Color Outside the Lines Wood Sign with Button Wire Hanger

Color Outside the Lines Wood Sign with Button Wire Hanger

If you’ve followed me awhile, you know how much I love certain things like creating vintage-y wood signs, typography, Chalk Paint and my Silhouette CAMEO. While I was attaching the wire hanger, I randomly thought it would be fun to thread buttons on and I just happened to have some bright colored ones that matched […]

DIY Personalized Easter Buckets {with Real Grass}

DIY Easter Buckets {with real grass!}

I realize I’m a little too late for the real grass part tutorial for you grow it in time for this Easter (sorry!), but you can “Pin” it to do next year! And you can grow some in mini pots to use as decorative grass for a window or mantel, which I’m also doing! Not […]

DIY Boy’s Reverse Stencil T-Shirt (I’d Flex But I Like This Shirt)

DIY Boy's Reverse Stencil T-Shirt (I'd Flex But...)

I’m so excited to be part of the 2014-2015 Silhouette Design team and although our posts don’t officially start for a few weeks, I couldn’t wait to get started. And oh how I love a good boy project! It’s a bit harder to come up with “cool” boy projects than it is girly ones but […]

Tea Cart Makeover {with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®}

Tea Cart Makeover with ASCP

My husband is always looking on Craigslist and he stumbled upon this adorable tea cart not too long ago and I immediately fell in love with it. We snagged it for $55 from a sweet couple looking to make more room for their grandchildren. This is what it looked like before: There’s a little handle […]

French Typography Trunk Makeover

French Typography Trunk Makeover {with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®}

We’ve been working on making our family room feel more “homey”. Last fall, we moved into base housing (Air Force) and the houses aren’t bad but they are very basic with white walls that are a bit drab so we added drapes and re-arranged (again), which left us needing and end table between our two […]

Shakespeare-Inspired Wood Plank Sign {Bedroom Décor}

Shakespeare Inspired Wood Sign

Whenever we move, our bedroom is always something that never really gets decorated and this time around, I didn’t want that to be true, so while we were homebound for a week during the snowstorm last week, I finally got to work on some wall décor. The chevron sign was around $16 at Target and […]

DIY {eat} Kitchen Wall Décor

DIY {eat} Kitchen Sign Wall Décor

The “before” version of this sign has been hanging in this spot for months. It used to be a Pier One mirror. Last year, I spray painted the framework grey and painted the mirror with chalkboard paint. It just didn’t finish well so it sat like that forever. I finally got around to re-finishing it […]

8 Simple Ideas for the Holiday Season

8 Simple Ideas for the Holiday Season

Here are 8 simple ideas you may have missed in years’ past. Just click on the image to go straight to the tutorial. DIY Felt Poinsettias on Striped Yarn Wreath Chocolate Peppermint Layer Brownies (these are SO good!) Christmas Mantel (Costco still has the swag and garland this year!) Last Minute DIY Teacher’s Gifts Easy […]

Boys’ Superhero Birth Stats DIY Wall Art

Boys' Superhero Birth Stat Wall Art

I originally made one of these signs for my cousins’ new baby boy as a gift but I thought they may not want all their newborns info all over my blog, so I made one up for my son (who is now 5 but, hey, better late than never!). What You’ll Need: Flat Canvas (I […]

Enchanted Forest Fairytale Room

Enchanted Forest Fairytale Room

With moving like we do, I’ve really never taken the time to decorate my kids’ rooms. Now that they’re getting older, I really wanted them to have a space to call their own. Last week I showed you my 5 year old son’s room and this week it’s onto my 3 1/2 year old daughter’s Enchanted […]