DIY Lavender Peppermint Liquid Hand Soap

Hi y’all!  I’m in the middle of the foyer update and it’s reeeeeeallly slow going. I feel like the tortoise on anti-steroids. It’s been raining a bit, and I haven’t been able to drag the miter saw outside to cut all the triangles like I’ve wanted. I have gotten one row up on one wall. […]

5 Forgettable Places You Need to Vacuum Every Month! (quick cleaning hacks)


This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Dirt Devil, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DirtDevil360Clean http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV I don’t know about you, but dust and pet hair is a constant problem. We have pools of cat and dog hair that swirl around the house […]

Creativity Unleashed Week 78 – and a DecoArt Giveaway!


Welcome to week 78 of Creativity Unleashed! We’re back with another great party and our third Giveaway from DecoArt. This week, our prize is an Americana Multi-Surface Satin Paint bundle! Now let’s party!  Practically Functional, Shaken Together, One Project Closer, The Bold Abode, The DIY Village, and Here Comes The Sun This Week’s MEGA Rockstar First, Congratulations to our MEGA Rockstar from […]

14 Cool Summer Treats to Enjoy in the Heat!


Wow.  It’s been super hot here in Virginia.  I’m used to 95 degree weather in SW Georgia, but I’ve been spoiled since moving here.  I’ve been trying to work on some projects but being outside to paint and sand is NOT fun right now. So, I’m taking a break and day-dreaming of all the amazing […]

8 Great Sewing Projects for Beginners


You might not know it from reading this blog, but I love to sew.  I loved hand-made clothes growing up and was always asking my mom to make me dresses. When I was about 10, my grandaddy bought me my first sewing machine.  I’d sit in the basement and make barbie clothes and pretend to […]

DIY Memory Box with Command Brand Damage-Free Wall Tiles


I’m happy to say that I am a compensated 3M-sponsored blogger. Opinions are totally my own and additional products used in the project were selected by me. Several years ago, I gifted my parents this really beautiful memory box. I’ve never forgotten about it and have always wanted one of my own! When Command Brand contacted me […]

Creativity Unleashed Week 77 – and a Giveaway from DecoArt!


Welcome to Creativity Unleashed! I’m so happy you are here tonight! We’re back with an awesome party and our second Giveaway from DecoArt. This week we have a Patio Paint Bundle for you guys.  I used this paint recently on my Concrete Planter Update and some DIY Clay Windchimes.  I love how creamy and vibrant this paint […]

How to Clean a Really Dirty Paintbrush So You Don’t Have to Throw It Away


I can’t tell you how many times I’ve ended up with a gunky paintbrush.  It’s as if I wake up in the morning deciding that today will be the day that not cleaning my brush will keep my brush clean. Epic Logic Fail. Many, many days of living in denial has provided me with the means […]