That simple word is a big one. And definitely part of the new motto around our home. Last month, our lives changed a bit when I accepted a part time job in retail working nights and weekends. I’m typically on the closing shift 4 days per week. The exact days change each week. It’s meant […]
During one of my many Pinterest browsing moments, I saw this image: I knew immediately I wanted to do something similar in our half bath on the first floor. The layout is nearly identical and we could really use the storage space of built in shelving. Somehow our once remotely tidy bathroom has taken on […]
Last year, I found a great blog post on creating your own lined canvas bins using old diaper boxes. I bookmarked it for future reference. Fast forward to this week and I was frustrated with a pile of chip/snack bags in our pantry that fall everywhere with the slightest bump. I had a small cardboard […]
One of Dylan’s gifts from Santa this year was a Mr. Potato Head. Given he only has the basic kit so all the pieces fit inside the potato, but the “trunk” never seems to want to stay closed. When I saw an idea on Pinterest to make a burlap bag to store Mr. Potato Head […]
I’m constantly on a quest to better improve the use of space in our small home and am quite proud of this idea. Backing up to when we bought our house in March 2003, it was just me, Trent & our 2 cats. The cats’ litter box tucked away perfectly into the “nook” in our […]
As if I needed another addiction … totally loving Pinterest. So much inspiration for everything from crafty fun to decorating to recipes and I can pin it to my own virtual boards to refer to later. Love it. Find my pins here.
I’m always looking for new ways to better organize my home. It’s small and now that we are accumulating more and more toys, it’s feeling smaller and smaller! I recently blogged about relocating my computer and crafting space to the guest room. Doing so decreased my crafty storage space a bit. I was quite thrilled […]
A little sneak peek at something I’m working on for my Etsy shop … And, a peek into my new craft space … The room is slowly coming together. I am loving all the natural light from the big window right next to my desk. This was definitely a great change to make.