How to Make a Cheap and Easy Garden Path

With a little creativity and some basic materials, you can design and make a charming garden path that blends seamlessly into your yard. June 20, 2024 For me there's something deeply fulfilling about stepping outside, getting my hands dirty, and improving my backyard. Can you relate? Little by little over the last several years, we've worked tirelessly to create a backyard that's low-maintenance, beautiful and more functional. One of these projects has been garden paths. Adding a charming garden path to your yard not only enhances its beauty, but also brings a sense of satisfaction. Living in a desert and experiencing…


How to Build a Simple Stone Retaining Wall for Free

Building a natural stone retaining wall is the perfect DIY project to add both functionality and beauty to your outdoor space. Are you looking to enhance your sloped backyard without breaking the bank? Building a rock retaining wall is a fantastic DIY project that adds both charm and functionality to your outdoor space. Imagine a charming, rustic rock wall that not only prevents soil erosion but also creates a stunning focal point in your garden. The best part? You can achieve this with minimal cost, using small stones you might already have or can easily find for free. In this guide,…


How to Build an Easy and Affordable DIY Closet Organizer

If you've ever felt overwhelmed by the mess or frustrated with the lack of space in your small closet, then you're in the right place. Today we'll show you how to create your own DIY closet organizer that's not only affordable but also tailored to fit your specific needs. Picture this: a closet where chaos is banished, and everything has its perfect place. Does that seem to good to be true?! For starters, the closets in all three of my kids bedrooms are very small, which makes it extremely difficult to keep them organized. Often shoes are misplaced due to the…


60 Best DIY Halloween Decorations that are Cheap and Easy

The Halloween season is almost here, which means it's time to think about DIY Halloween decorations! Whether you're hosting a spooky soiree or just looking for something fun to add an extra boost of festive flair to your home, these 60 DIY Halloween decorations are sure to put the perfect finishing touch on your celebrations. We've gathered tons of ideas from our blogging friends to inspire you this Halloween season. From easy-to-make creepy decor pieces like batty garlands and bony skeletons to creative projects like pumpkin topiaries and spooky candied apples, we've got tons of creative ways to get your home…


The Best Pumpkin Craft Ideas To Decorate for Fall

Creative Pumpkin Craft Ideas You Can Make On a Dime.  No doubt, pumpkins and fall go hand in hand. Of course, when you're thinking about fall decor there are many creative pumpkin craft ideas you can make on a dime. So let's scroll on down as we share a few of our favorites with you today. Lets stay connected. Follow us on social media and sign up for our weekly newsletter. Facebook Youtube Pinterest Instagram 5 Minute Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkin Craft First on our list are these darling pumpkins made from a roll of toilet paper! And would you believe this craft…

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Simple & Inexpensive 4th of July Ideas for Your Home.

Simple & Inexpensive July 4th Decor for Your Home

It seems lately, we are always a day late and a dollar short! Certainly, with all of the time we've been putting into the One Room Challenge bathroom project, it has taken a toll on our energy and time. Not only did we have intentions of getting our 4th of July decor out earlier, but we also wanted to share with you some simple and inexpensive ideas.In my opinion, it's better late than never. Am I right?! Because of our limited time, we were only able to get Steph's 4th of July decor photographed. Hopefully next year we can share mine.So, sit…


Create an Affordable Wreath for Spring with Unexpected Items

Are you looking for a wreath for spring and Easter that won’t break the bank? With a few unexpected items from Dollar Tree, you can make an affordable wreath that will be sure to impress. This wreath is easy to create and looks great on your front door. In just a few steps, you can create a whimsical eye catching wreath to hang for the spring and Easter season. So, let’s get started! How Can I Make an Affordable Wreath for Spring? Do you ever just get inspired as you're walking through the store?! As Steph and I were walking through…

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Top 10 DIY Project of 2020

Top DIY Projects for Home | What Our Readers Love This Year

Top DIY Projects for HomeThe year has come to an end and it’s a great time to look back on 2020. For many of us it’s a year we would like to forget, yet there have been many good things about this past year as well.Clearly, we’ve all been home more and learned much about ourselves. Without a doubt, we’ve learned that we can do hard things! Not only have we shared more time together as a family, but also we’ve learned new and maybe better ways of working. As a result of “work from home” as the new norm, many business…

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The Best Christmas Gifts Ideas

The Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

It’s that time of year…time to make your Christmas gift list. We thought we’d start our Christmas gift ideas for those that are most excited for Christmas, the kids! Are you wondering what to get the kids and teens this year? Will you be doing more online shopping this year? We definitely are! In fact, the thought of shopping in a crowded store this year gives me the heebie-jeebies! With that in mind, we compiled the best online Christmas gift ideas for kids and teens in 2020. Take a little of the stress out of shopping this year, by scrolling online with our…

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Read more about the article How to Make a DIY Textured Vase Inspired by Pottery Barn
Turn a vase from looking brand new, to centuries old, with a unique old chippy plaster texture.

How to Make a DIY Textured Vase Inspired by Pottery Barn

Do you love the trend of vintage looking pottery? You can find it everywhere, from Pottery barn to Target. These textured vases have also caught my eye! If you've been following along for a while you know in the spring we shared how to create a faux stone looking bunny for Easter.  As I was pulling out my fall decorations this year, I thought I'd like to add a tall vintage looking textured vase to my fall display.A while back I picked up a tall vase at the thrift store for $2. I knew it would be perfect for this project. Scroll down and…