Make better use of your backyard space with a wood storage container made of an upcycled fence post.

Three Fall Projects

It’s not too late to knock a few more outdoor chores off your list, take …

October 30, 2015 in Backyard, DIY, DIY Network Projects
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Peeling and coring apples for applesauce.

Applesauce For Ages

My parents planted apple trees 30 years ago when they moved into their home. Macoun, …

October 21, 2015 in DIY, Gardening, Kitchen
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Paint the details around the windows in the door.

Side Door Makeover

Most of my summer was spent on maintenance, and home maintenance is time consuming and not …

October 19, 2015 in DIY, Entryway
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Decorate your windows for Halloween with little peeping monster eyes.

I See You

I’m pretty sure that I’ve forever frightened the toddler away from the entryway with this …

October 13, 2015 in DIY, Holiday-Related Projects, Windows
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Painting a front door a mossy green to coordinate with flagstone facade.

Two Super Entryway Updates

Falling into the realm of “things I’m super happy I got around to this summer,” …

August 25, 2015 in DIY, DIY Network Projects, Entryway
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A DIY frog cake made from Rice Krispie Treats and homemade fondant.

That Time We Made A Frog Cake

How many of you still make homemade birthday cakes? Whenever it comes up in conversation, …

August 20, 2015 in Casual Celebrations, DIY
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Making an entryway to our barn using cement pavers.

You Got 40 Free Pavers? You Got A Mini-Patio.

I found ~40 rectangular concrete pavers curbed by someone in our neighborhood recently; is it a law …

August 18, 2015 in Barn, DIY
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How to make a floating shelf for the entryway.

One Board Challenge: Make This DIY Floating Corner Shelf

I was invited to participate in this challenge that required me to make anything using a …

July 17, 2015 in Decor, DIY
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Slate tiles used for a hopscotch board.

Summer Living, and Outdoor Playspace Upgrades

We’ve been living outdoors since the temps climbed to a tolerable place, and it’s been …

July 06, 2015 in Backyard, DIY
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Stacking a loose flagstone fire pit.

Building A Simple Flagstone Firepit

A few years ago, we found buried blue flagstones in our yard. We have to believe that …

June 19, 2015 in Backyard, DIY, Free (For All)
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