From the moment we moved into our house, I’ve been dreaming of the day we would be able to give our kitchen a little makeover. And I’m overjoyed to say that some of the plans to make that happen are already underway! *que happy dance* All along we have been planning on this being a budget kitchen makeover. Since we don’t plan to be in this house forever, we want to make sure that the choices … [Read more...] about Planning A Budget Kitchen Makeover
Hi friends! As you read this, we are enjoying our last full day in Mexico celebrating my 1 Year Blogiversary with good friends (and lots of tacos!). We'll be back soon with some killer tans and lots of photos that I'll be sharing in an upcoming post along with the highlights from our trip. :) But today, I'm thrilled to have my friends Haylie and Amber from House Two House here to share their … [Read more...] about How To Install Custom Wooden Open Shelving
Today's DIY is the last project to finish up our Budget Bathroom Makeover, but you'll have to wait just a few more days for the full reveal! Don't worry, this DIY light fixture makeover is almost just as good! I love big DIY projects that have that 'wow' factor, but sometimes simple projects that cost next to nothing get me just as excited. Not only was this DIY light fixture super easy, but it … [Read more...] about How to Update Your Builder Grade Light Fixture For FREE!
We're back with another DIY as we get close to finishing up our Budget Bathroom Makeover! (See phase one here all about how we installed textured beadboard wallpaper!) Today I'm showing you how we added some farmhouse charm by DIYing a rustic wood frame around the existing bathroom mirror. Goodbye builder grade, hello character! Like I mentioned in the beadboard wallpaper post, the goal for … [Read more...] about How to Add a DIY Wood Frame to a Bathroom Mirror
I am so excited about today's post, you guys are in for a real treat! This DIY project is really simple, but makes a big statement! Today my dear friend, Elizabeth from Elizabeth Bear Designs is here to share how she created a faux stacked log fireplace insert. I've admired this fireplace on her beautiful Instagram feed, but it wasn't until she mentioned that it was a DIY project that I realized … [Read more...] about Your Fireplace NEEDS This DIY Stacked Log Insert – How to tutorial
Today I am so excited to share phase 1 of our Budget Bathroom Makeover! When I started making a plan to update our downstairs bathroom, I knew that I wanted some sort of texture on the walls. I considered several different options. I thought about doing wood planks like we did in our master bedroom, or the ever so popular board and batten look (that I love!) - yet I kept coming back to the idea of … [Read more...] about How to Update Your Bathroom with Beadboard Wallpaper
With Easter right around the corner and Spring weather on its way, I have been craving all the pastels. Normally I tend to stay away from lots of pinks and yellows and am drawn more to the bright whites and warm woods. But there's something about this time of year that has me longing for some pretty colors! I was so excited, then, when my friend Arin from Arin Solange At Home offered to share her … [Read more...] about 5 Minute Anthropologie Hack – DIY Painted Mason Jars
This rustic blanket ladder is the perfect weekend project. If you're like me and wanting a simple solution to store your favorite cozy knits (that's also super cute!), then this quick and easy blanket ladder DIY has your name all over it! I love the idea of having a blanket ladder for an extra spot to store blankets! (Plus, you know how much I feel about functional decor ;) ) … [Read more...] about Easy DIY Blanket Ladder for under $15! (Step-By-Step Guide)