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Kids need bins for all their crap

As an organized person who can’t stand visual clutter, our six-year-old daughter’s bedroom throat-punches me on a regular basis. Every few months, I plunk myself down on her carpet and implement yet another “solution” that’s hopefully going to make it easier to keep her… Continue Reading “Kids need bins for all their crap”

Yardzee! DIY Yahtzee for the yard

Yardzee! DIY Yahtzee for the yard | Full tutorial + free printable score sheet {Heather's Handmade Life}

Our kids have been spending so much time out in the yard lately. It makes me so happy that I hardly mind that they keep slipping in mud and tracking it into the foyer. I’ve been dreaming up lots of backyard activities for them,… Continue Reading “Yardzee! DIY Yahtzee for the yard”

Electrical cabinet turned ‘framed’ chalkboard

Electrical cabinet turned framed chalkboard {Heather's Handmade Life}

Why blend in when you were born to stand out? That wisdom goes for people, and I’ve decided it also applies to ugly electrical cabinets.

DIY dog seat belt

DIY dog seat belt {Heather's Handmade Life}

Our Chocolate Boston Terrier, Annabelle, LOVES to ride in our car or truck. She will happily go anywhere with us, and loves travelling so much that she hates to get out when we’re back at home. Sometimes she’ll ride in her carry-bag (we have… Continue Reading “DIY dog seat belt”

DIY computer desk

Our eight-and-a-half year old son had been begging for a computer for Christmas. We eventually decided we’d “gift” him with my desktop computer since I was due for an upgrade. (He would get the brand-new keyboard, mouse, speakers and headphones, but I’d get the… Continue Reading “DIY computer desk”