How I made a bigger garden, sketched.

Merry Garden, 2015

We spent our weekends skiing this winter (right up through the beginning of the month …

April 23, 2015 in Backyard, Gardening
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An easy, organized closet makeover to see on DIYNetwork.com

The New DIYNetwork.com (And Lots To Fill You In On)

I can’t say it enough, it has been a total pleasure collaborating with the team at Scripps …

April 10, 2015 in Casual Celebrations, DIY Network Projects
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Cleaning beneath your toilet.

The Story Of A Touch-Free Flush

I’ll be completely honest here, toilets are one of the last things I expected to …

April 01, 2015 in Bathroom, DIY, Supporting Sponsors
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Ruthie Collins and her amazing Airstream "Amelia Earstream"

Meet These Really Cool People

DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade has an ongoing series dedicated to featuring the Creative Geniuses …

March 30, 2015 in DIY Network Projects
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Kitchen, image by Gridley + Graves Photographers.

For Sale

Hope you believed me when I wrote in January that I thought I’d retain ownership of …

March 27, 2015 in Buying and Renting and Selling
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Wooden Bainbridge Frame with illustration by Magalie Le Huche for Djeco.

Art Attack #5

I bought a long, narrow puzzle awhile ago when my toddler was just a little …

March 26, 2015 in Art Attack, Decor
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Inexpensive head planters from JoAnn.

A Tale Of Ten Planters

I did a brief decor roundup and reconfiguration over the weekend, which is only slightly more …

March 12, 2015 in Decor
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Check out our new roof rake!

Today’s Unexpected Workout Brought To You By…

Excessive snowfall and a month of below-freezing temps lead me to introduce to you our newest …

February 19, 2015 in Backyard, Tools
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A vintage Amerock Chromium knob from our 1950's kitchen.

Genuine Amerock, Circa 1950

It’s not that our basement was filled with junk when we moved in; quite the …

February 13, 2015 in Kitchen
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Succulent Gardens Are Boring, And Other Things

Sometimes, often, a lot of the time I’ll do a project with the intention of …

January 29, 2015 in DIY
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