Little boys hair grows SO fast! Can I get an amen? Goodness, I feel like I am always taking my boys to the barbershop. And at $12 a pop that really adds up! My husband has been cutting his own hair for years (yep, he is pretty talented) so with his mad skills and my… Continue reading Snip, snip!
When we finished our basement we added a large bar area along one of the walls. One of my jobs was to paint and seal all of the cabinets. Buying naked cabinets is SUCH a money saver if you are not scared of a little work (ok, maybe more than a little work, but it’s… Continue reading Drawer Liners
When my eldest child requested a pinata for his birthday my mind instantly went to the horrors of having paper mache dripping from every surface in my kitchen. But after looking at the good ole internet I discovered ways to make a pinata without all of the gooey mess. Gather some cardboard and draw out… Continue reading DIY Pinata
Do you garden? The previous owners of our home sure did and left us with an amazing crop of fresh fruit. So you could say that we were almost forced into gardening in the best possible way. Yearly we get fresh blackberries, cherries, peaches and apples. It. Is. Awesome. We get enough peaches from our… Continue reading Nothing like homegrown
So you all know I am finally decorating our master bedroom. I got some decor up but what I was really anxious to do was to find a new bed. And then I started looking. Ouch. 1. Headboards are expensive! 2. Plain, curved fabric headboards are hard to find! People. Not everyone loves tufted and… Continue reading DIY wins again!
Our little one turned one last month and big brother picked his birthday theme: Curious George. He picked the same theme for his own party in a month so I was game. Using the same decorations? Totally. (Apparently I didn’t take a picture of the dessert buffet decked out in all its sweet glory…whoops!). We… Continue reading A Curious George themed birthday
I love to borrow items; it makes no sense for all of us to have all of the items. But I also think if we use a certain item over and over, we have the space for it and it’s within our budget, it might be wise to invest in the item ourselves. In this… Continue reading Cupcake, please!