How To Update A Table With A Plaid Design Using Paint

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Recently I found these side tables at garage sales. They were both $5 and I just knew I could make them look nice again. Since we have all new colors in the living room this was the perfect time. I really wanted something unique for the family area. For the large table I wanted to try a “plaid design” on the top. I can not find the picture of the tables before the primer. (Sorry) Here is how easy … [Read more...]

DIY Custom Curtains: How To Make Curtains From Canvas Drop Cloths

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If you are looking for an inexpensive but creative custom look for your windows here is a great option. We have a wall of windows that I have let go without character for many months now. Since we had renovations done and the colors changed I have not found the right curtains to go on this wall. When I would start shopping for what I had in mind it quickly got very pricey. I love the look of floor … [Read more...]

Top Decorations Using Branches

I love bringing nature indoors! One things I have come to love is using branches as decorations. Why? Easy to spray paint to change with the seasons Best of all it is FREE! Just head outside and grab the good ones. They add a beautiful touch of nature and beauty Very easy to make to fit your style. Here are some of my favorite ideas across the web. Check out these creative decorations … [Read more...]

DIY All Natural Air Freshener Recipe

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January is the month where so many of us are cleaning out, organizing and getting ready for the year ahead. After we get our rooms looking clean, don't we want them to smell nice too? Now, I know that there are a lot of very inexpensive air fresheners out there that work really well, but why not try to deodorize your home naturally? I bet you have almost all (if not all) of the items you'll need … [Read more...]

Creative Alternative to Carving: How To Make Glitter Pumpkins Using @RustOleum #diy

I love when I find a creative alternative to carving a pumpkin! I always try to find something new and different to try. This year we did something  learned how to make GLITTER Pumpkins! I LOVE GLITTER! I can not believe I have not done this before now. Last night we got out the glitter spray and started giving our pumpkins some bling! Items Needed: Plastic Pumpkins Old Sheets or Drop … [Read more...]

Mission Master Bathroom Part 2: Organize on a Budget & The Container Store Gift Card Giveaway

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I am so excited to show you how I was able to organize the bathroom on a budget and you can too. I did each of the organization tips that I mentioned in Mission Master Bathroom Organization Part 1. I used my bathroom inspiration and tips from Apartment Guide to help me. It was so nice having direction. Otherwise it would have been very overwhelming. When we left off I had taken everything … [Read more...]

Free Pumpkin Carving Templates & Other Easy Halloween Crafts + 2 Walmart Gift Cards Giveaway

Are you still searching for easy and fun halloween craft ideas? Here are some great ideas from our friends at Elmer's. Send a halloween greeting to friends and family with this adorable diy halloween card idea. Be the hit of your street with this fabulous custom trick or treat bucket. It is perfect for those who do booths or trunk or treat type celebrations. The possibilities are endless with … [Read more...]

Home Improvement DIY: How to Lay Vinyl Tiles

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 Yes you can do it! I have seen the self adhesive flooring on the design shows. they make it look so easy. But since it is TV I really thought it could not be that easy. But when I saw the price of the materials I decided it was worth a shot. The room  that I wanted to tackle first was the bathroom. Here is the horrible linoleum that was there. It was coming up on the sides and raised and … [Read more...]

Laundry Room Makeover: Add Personality to Your Laundry Room (For Less Than $5)

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Laundry is one of my least favorite chores! I hate it! When I walk into my super small and white laundry room the depressing feeling takes over! I want out as quick as possible. So I decided I needed to find a way to make this "chore" more enjoyable. Time for a laundry room makeover! My hope is that if the laundry room was a little more pleasant, maybe, just maybe... I would enjoy it more! Now … [Read more...]

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