A Raised Garden Bed Tutorial Raised garden beds are a great way to create an organized garden space even when you don't have a ton of room to work with. They also provide an easy drainage solution and help keep pests out. We DIY'd our own 4' x 8' raised garden beds and they work GREAT! This post will show you how to build raised garden beds that will last for years. Ready to build your own … [Read more...] about How To Build DIY Raised Garden Beds That Will Last For Years!
I love the idea of guests having their own space to relax and feel at home when they come to stay with us. Today I thought I would share with you some of details from our modern farmhouse guest room! It is not 100% finished, but I am loving how it has come together so far :) To see how I styled our spare bedroom for guests, keep scrolling! (Affiliate links are provided below for convenience. … [Read more...] about How to Style A Modern Farmhouse Guest Bedroom
Wedding season is here and with my sister's wedding coming up in September (in which I will be Maid of Honor), my brain has been swimming with DIY wedding ideas! I will be hosting her bridal shower at the end of June and I have been having so much fun coming up with decor ideas, party favors and of course the menu! But first thing's first, it's not a party without the people! That's where this … [Read more...] about How to Create Invitations In Microsoft Publisher + Free Font Downloads
How To DIY a Wood Plank Accent Wall Follow this easy tutorial to add a wood plank accent wall to any room in your house! It's easier than you would think. One of my favorite ways to add warm rich texture to a space is to bring in wood accents. Wood crates, wood picture frames, wood furniture, and yes, even wood WALLS! If you're looking for a simple way to make a big impact, a DIY wood plank … [Read more...] about How To Build A Wood Plank Accent Wall | An Easy Tutorial
Growing up, my dad always planted a garden and taught us kids the importance of being able to grow your own food. Now that we finally have a home of our own, I am so excited to put his teaching into practice and start my very own vegetable garden! As the weather has been getting warmer I have been doing tons of research on what our first garden should look like in order to yield the best results. … [Read more...] about Our First Garden – The Plan
You may be surprised to hear that one of my favorite places to shop for affordable decor is Amazon. Don't get me wrong - I love Target, World Market, and Home Goods just as much as the next girl. But the convenience of finding almost ANYTHING I am looking for and having it at my doorstep within 2 days - you can't beat that! You may have already seen a few of these items featured in our home. The … [Read more...] about 11 Affordable Decor Finds on Amazon That’ll Look Good with Any Style
(This post contains affiliate links for convenience. For more information see my disclosure, here.) I don't know about you but I am all about the light and airy spaces when it comes to decorating my home. Give me all the bright whites, neutral textures and natural light! It just makes my heart happy to be in a bright and cheerful space :) In case you're like me, I thought that I would share my … [Read more...] about 5 Easy Ways to Brighten Any Space To Make Your Home Feel Bigger
When we first walked through what would be our new home, we were surprised to find a fireplace in the main living area. The real estate listing hid the ugly wood paneling box in all the pictures. And when we first laid eyes on it, we knew exactly why. I mean look at this thing... it was in need of a fireplace makeover! Honestly, at first glance we thought it was one of those faux … [Read more...] about How We Transformed Our Ugly Fireplace Using Stacked Stone