1905 Farmhouse


How to Cut Plywood with a Circular Saw

A circular saw attached to a Kreg Rip-Cut Jig with a man holding the jig against a sheet of plywood

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Kreg Tool. All opinions and thoughts below are my own. Please see my disclosure and privacy policy for more details Plywood can sometimes get a bad rap. But did you know that plywood comes in varying qualities? When I use to think of plywood I thought of the lower […] Read more…

Give Thanks Family Activity

Giving Thanks board for counting down the month of November

Now that our kids are older I wanted to make them more aware of Thanksgiving and why we should be thankful for what we have going into the Christmas season.  So for the entire month of November as a family we are doing a 30-day give thanks family activity. Each day we will write down […] Read more…

DIY Soy Candles

A close up of a burning soy candle in a green depression teacup glass with a glass chicken in the background sitting on a blue and white tablecloth

I am a crafter at heart and trying new craft techniques and projects is always exciting. I have always wanted to try DIY soy candles but I think I was always worried that it was gonna be a huge investment and something that I wouldn’t make very often. But I have been doing a lot […] Read more…

How to Reupholster Dining Room Chairs

A close up of a blue and white fabric seat on a white chair

Once I painted the dining room table legs and refinished and stripped the wood on top, the chairs just didn’t match anymore and not just the color but the fabric of the seat. It was time to reupholster the dining chairs. And I decided to paint the chairs white to match the table legs using […] Read more…