How to Build a Fireplace Surround and Mantle
We LOVE fireplaces. We love the way they anchor a room and add charm, character and architectural detail. There is nothing better than cozying up with a blanket by the fireplace on a chilly winter’s day. Just ask my youngest grandson about that! It canRead more.
If Walls Could Talk
About 10 yeas ago there was a show on HGTV called “If Walls Could Talk”. The series description listed on IMDb sums up the show as follows “This series tours homes, hotels and palaces rich in history, many of which have housed famous characters, whileRead more.
DIY Built-In Bookcase: A Step by Step Guide
I love built-ins! To me they add such a great architectural detail to a room. This is the 4th built-in bookcases that my hubby, Steve has built. I think he does great work! Hold on a minute . . . are you new here? IfRead more.
Woodland Animal Baby Shower
Welcome to another party “Sunny Side” style. My Mom and I had such a great time gathering ideas and creating unique decor elements and details for this darling Woodland Animal Baby Shower for my cousin Heather. We chose neutral earth tone colors and were luckyRead more.
How to Create a Frame From Scrap Lumber
Welcome to another quick and easy tutorial. Today I would like to share how we created this simple frame for a piece of vintage glass. We were out searching for yard sales and found this window on the side of the road with a noteRead more.
Budget Friendly Ideas for a Car Themed Birthday Party
Awe, here we are again with another birthday party. My Little Miss and Mr. A celebrate their birthdays just 8 days apart. Needless to say during the month of April I’m a complete scatterbrain planning multiple parties. But I wouldn’t have it any other way.Read more.
How to Refinish a Railing That Will Last
Our home was built in the late 90’s and it screamed 90’s! It just felt so sterile with the white tile everywhere and an over abundance of yellow maple cabinetry and woodwork! I believe updating the railing was a game changer in bringing this homeRead more.
DIY Blanket Ladder
This was a fun and simple DIY that took only one evening with the help of my husband, Steve. I have been looking for a vintage ladder to hang a few blankets on for quite some time and never found one I loved. Then oneRead more.
The Easy Way to Hang a Gallery Wall
I can’t believe it’s summer break already! It feels like we were just blogging about Easter. 🐣 We have a lot of projects up our sleeves we’ll be working on during summer and can’t wait to share them with you! What do you have plannedRead more.