How to make a large DIY chalkboard

Ever wanted a big chalkboard to use in a spot in your home?  If you have checked prices you know they aren’t cheap! But it is so easy to make a large DIY functional or decorative chalkboard and today I am going to show you how.  Supplies needed: thin plywood in size of your choice […]

Office progress!

I made a good bit of progress on the office last week!  If you missed the before pictures + my plans post you can go back and see that here. But basically this room started like this when we bought the house… Last week it looked like this… and now it looks like this! Here […]

10+ DIY projects that can be made or built in under 2 hours

I love doing DIY projects but sometimes my time is limited – anyone else?  So today I am sharing 10+ DIY projects that can be made or built in under 2 hours.  So many good ones in this list – I added several to my to do list – which one would you like to […]

Office/Craft room/School Room before + makeover plans

Today won’t be a super pretty post but I wanted to show the before till now and share with you what I hope to accomplish in my office in the next few weeks! So when we moved in this house there was a room off the front foyer with french doors and a closet – […]

DIY Jewelry Organization

Happy Monday!  It’s time for another At Home DIY post and this month’s theme was a 2 hours DIY Challenge – basically build or DIY something in under 2 hours.  I had a few projects in mind but I already bought all the materials for this project so this is the one I sharing today.   […]

10 Build it Cheaper than You can Buy it projects

Did you know that in most cases you can build a piece of furniture cheaper than you can buy it?  Well that’s just what I did with this entry bench that I built to use on the back porch to help us keep all the pool towels and stuff in check.  Go see all the […]

DIY Farmhouse style hall tree for pool towels

I built my first piece of furniture this week and I am seriously so excited and itching to do the next one!   But first let’s talk about this DIY farmhouse style hall tree that I built – this build went so easy and so fast and this piece of furniture could be used in […]

10 outdoor DIY projects you can easily add to your home

Are you tackling some projects outside this summer?  I LOVE being outdoors so of course that means projects usually are happening too from gardening to landscaping to building pretty outdoor spaces.  I showed you last how I created a super flag to add some character and decor to the side of our shed.  It’s such […]

DIY Large Wood Fence Picket American Flag Sign

Tis the season to be working on projects outside!  We are in the midst of a gorgeous week with actual spring temperatures in Georgia, which is rare for May (usually we go straight to 90 degrees so I am soaking up all these 70 degree days!)  This spring I am really working on sprucing up […]

How to add character to a kitchen peninsula or kitchen island

Have a plain kitchen island or kitchen peninsula that could use some character?  You are in luck because today I am going to show you how I added “faux” shiplap and thick molding to add a ton of character to my plain jane kitchen peninsula.  I knew I would love it because hello, shiplap?!  But […]