Refinishing Your Stairs

This is after I’ve given our Pennsylvania house staircase some TLC. It’s the 3rd house in a row that we moved into with carpeted stairs. I truly HATE carpet on stairs and it must go . The carpeting collects dust, dirt, dog hair and other unthinkables year after year despite vacuuming. So I knew it […]

How To Build A Chicken Coop

Weirdest pandemic purchase? 3 egg laying chickens to try to become more self sustaining. That was the easy part- 3 for $10 at Ace. The time consuming part was choosing and building the coop. Here she is all finished! My inspiration was this coop. I spent a ridiculous amount of time looking at coop designs. […]

DIY Peel and Stick Tile (Kids Bathroom)

Been making some updates in the kids bathroom over here. I’ve been dying to change the tile in our bathrooms but it’s costly and so messy. Realistically new tile isn’t in the cards any time soon so an overlay option is enough to make this girl happy. A little magic was worked in the kids […]

DIY Peel and Stick Tile Master Bathroom

Welcome to the master bathroom where I’ve just finished a flooring project. This “after” picture shows the fresh tile and I’m really pleased how a few DIY updates dramatically changed this space. A little “before” picture so you can appreciate the pickled pink cabs that needed a facelift in here as well as the existing […]

DIY MUDROOM MAKEOVER

When we went house hunting in Virginia I immediately started lists of how I would modify spaces to make them feel more like “us”.  I love to make lists!!! It calms me and helps me stay focused. I thought I’d share my “vision” and to do lists for each room and the progress I’ve made. […]