DIY Nursery Letters

  DIY Nursery Letters Naming my daughter was one of the toughest things I have ever had to do (not really but it was very taxing). We asked family and friends and even strangers their opinions, s…

How to Paint a Dresser

How to Paint a Dresser I salvaged this chest of drawers when one of my best friends moved (AKA: It was free!!).  Although it was already beautifully hand painted, it wasn’t my style. I decided to repa…

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Gift Ideas Father’s Day is this Sunday! Here are some great Father’s Day gift ideas. OK so some of these DIY gift ideas may take some work and definitely wouldn’t be rea…

Stop and Look

Writing this blog has changed my life in so many ways.  Even though there are very few people that even read it, I’m sure, I have truly taken ownership of it. I get excited when I have time to sit dow…

How to make an Envelope Pillow

How to make an Envelope Pillow Making your own personalized pillows cost literally a quarter of what decorative throw pillows cost you at retail department store prices. This is what I love about this…

DIY Gifts: Baby Sushi Gift

DIY Gifts: Baby Sushi Gift One of the greatest inspirations in my life is my big brother.  He has been a Designer for about eight years, but to me he has been designing since he left the womb.  For ex…