Category: DIY

The (ongoing) DIY deck disaster

If, this summer, you are tempted to stain your porch or deck with a very thick non-transparent stain, don’t do it! If you’re considering painting your porch or deck, back away from the can immediately! I don’t want you to be filled with regret like we have been.

The link between mental health and creativity

Once I fully understood the connection between my mental health and creativity, it changed my life.

Painting the front door can be easier than you think

This project took me about four hours from start to finish, and that’s including drying time. I’d paint a coat, wander off and read a few chapters of my book and go back to do another coat.