Category: DIY

I pinned it and then I ate it

I almost forgot to show you the cute owl cupcakes that A and I made for our friend Lindsey’s baby shower last month. And that would be a crime, because they were super-cute and very easy to make.   Here we go!   My… Continue Reading “I pinned it and then I ate it”

Stop! … Banner time!

My lovely friend Lindsey — you’re probably a reader of her Hectic Home blog, right? — is expecting her second son in less than a month (eeeeeek!).   Remember you saw her grey and yellow nursery last week? Well, her friend A and I wanted… Continue Reading “Stop! … Banner time!”

How to make a custom key rack

In yesterday’s post, I showed you my pride and joy new front hall closet/mudroom, and one of the items I made for it was a custom key rack.   The thing is, Darling Husband and I don’t hang our actual everyday key rings there!… Continue Reading “How to make a custom key rack”

How I turned my ugly hall closet into a pretty mudroom

Pinterest is awesome about making us want things we don’t have, or can’t have, isn’t it? It often makes me want brownies filled with caramel, and white chocolate drizzly desserts, and other things I would never normally make or buy.   Pinterest REALLY made… Continue Reading “How I turned my ugly hall closet into a pretty mudroom”

The impatient girl’s guide to chevron walls in a single evening

I’m kind of an OC person when it comes to certain things — like hanging the bathmat over the edge of the tub so it dries, or not going to bed if there are dishes in the sink, or organizing the kids’ clothes in… Continue Reading “The impatient girl’s guide to chevron walls in a single evening”