1905 Farmhouse

Decor

  • A gray wooden plant stand hanging from a ceiling with a cross stitched picture on the wall behind it and a window to the right

    Indoor Plant Hanging Stand

    Alright for all the other creatives out there, ya know when you have an idea in your head and you can visualize it but you need help executing said idea? Well, that is where this project started. I had this vision in my head for an indoor plant hanger to hang in our laundry room […] Read more…

  • A chippy green window pane sitting on a shelf above another shelf with a small plant and picture frame

    Old Window Frame Decorating Idea

    I am back again this year joining my fellow blogger friends as part of the At Home DIY Challenge. We will have a different theme every month and this month I am excited to share with you an upcycled project: An old window frame decorating idea! As some of you may know I am a […] Read more…

  • Cheap Home Decor DIYs under $20

    I am a self proclaimed DIY addict. I love to make and create with my hands and create new masterpieces and decor for our house all the time. Buuuut I will admit that sometimes DIY projects can cost a pretty penny and if you don’t already have supplies or tools it can end up costing […] Read more…

  • A white wood skeleton leaning against an outdoor wood staircase with a black painted face

    Scrap Wood Outdoor Skeletons

    When it came time for this month’s DIY blog hop with a theme of “make something from scrap wood” my mind started to wander of all the possibilities. But with Halloween decor on my mind and already thinking about wanting to add more Halloween type decor to the outside of our home I decided a […] Read more…

DIY

  • A watermelon painted basket with white hydrangeas inside hanging on an old white door

    Thrift Store Basket Craft

    I don’t know about you but I love a good thrift store DIY upcycle project. I found this basket with a hanger at Goodwill for $2.99 years ago. I didn’t have a specific idea for it but I liked it because it was flat on the back and I knew it would be perfect to […] Read more…

  • A Shibori tie dye linen towel hanging on a clothesline

    Shibori Tie Dye Linen Towels

    Is anyone else obsessed with staining and dyeing fabrics right now? I always love experimenting with new techniques. A couple of years ago I used fabric paint to paint onto linen towels. And I’ve always wanted to do something else with fabric that was with dyeing or painting. When I saw this shibori dye kit […] Read more…

  • A wide shot of a completed gray blue painted china hutch

    Milk Painted Furniture Makeover-China Hutch

    There are so many furniture pieces out there that are begging for a paint job or refinishing. Thrift stores, yard sales, Craigslist, and Facebook Marketplace are full of many amazing furniture potentials. This China hutch that I gave a milk paint furniture makeover to is no exception. This hutch came from Craigslist ten years ago […] Read more…

  • A wide shot of a bedroom with a window on the upper right and partially installed vinyl flooring

    How to Install Vinyl Flooring in a Master Bedroom

    Our master bedroom has been a work in progress from the start. It was very dated when we moved in, you can click here to see the entire post from before. There was brown carpet, unpainted white walls and it was the last room we ended up tackling. You can see the the master bedroom […] Read more…

Home Projects

  • A wide shot of a bedroom with a window on the upper right and partially installed vinyl flooring

    How to Install Vinyl Flooring in a Master Bedroom

    Our master bedroom has been a work in progress from the start. It was very dated when we moved in, you can click here to see the entire post from before. There was brown carpet, unpainted white walls and it was the last room we ended up tackling. You can see the the master bedroom […] Read more…

  • A side view of a kitchen with a u-shape and a long island with a 1 foot drop ceiling above with fluorescent lights

    How To Remove a Drop Ceiling

    I am not sure what it was about the 80s, I mean don’t get me wrong, it was a great decade (I’m an 80’s baby!) but the home decor and design ideas from that decade were interesting, to say the least. The house I grew up in had green shag carpet, orange countertops and carpet […] Read more…

  • A view of a brown closet door shut with brown carpet an the end of a bed sticking out to the right with a door open in the far right of the picture

    Help Update our Master Bedroom!

    Guys, I am almost embarrassed to show you our master bedroom. It’s just so sad and so not us. We literally moved our beds and dressers in and filled the closets. No paint, no curtains, nothing has been done since we moved in a year and a half ago! But that is all about to […] Read more…

  • Stick on carerra marble flooring from Home Depot

    How to install Vinyl Peel and Stick Tile

    If you are an avid follower of the blog you saw the recent bathroom reveal. If you aren’t an avid follower, why not!?! J/K! As I promised here the full tutorial on applying the vinyl peel and stick tile that we chose. Let’s take a look at what it looked like before: We removed all […] Read more…

Garden

  • What Type of Bulbs to Plant in Spring

    Aww, the sun has made an appearance, when stepping outside I no longer have the chill of cold air cutting through me. I can just sense the change in the seasons is upon us and it is glorious! After receiving snow the first Friday in March it is welcome to see the sun and be […] Read more…

  • Starting Flower Seeds Indoors

    You may have seen my recent posts about starting vegetable seeds indoors. Well this year I am going outside my comfort zone and starting flower seeds indoors too. Over the last year or so I have fallen in love with all the beautiful flowers from a specific place called Floret Flowers. They are a company […] Read more…

  • Three rows of plastic seed pots filled with soil and marked with popsicle sticks

    A Complete Seed Starting Guide

    For the last several years I have started some of our seeds indoors for peppers, tomatoes, basil, and cauliflower. I really love the process of nurturing a seed and watering it every day and watching what comes up. We make it a family affair with the kids helping us plant and water. I wanted to […] Read more…

  • A dark brown background with 3 seed catalogs fanned out with a couple of faux flowers in the corners next to the catalogs

    Vegetable Garden Plans in January

    Here in the Pacific Northwest January is usually pretty dreary and cold and the last thing I normally want to think about is our summer vegetable garden. And it’s not because I don’t like to garden I actually love it but when it’s so cold and rainy I don’t want to be outside. (Anyone else […] Read more…