Backyard Makeover ~ The Big Reveal

A few months ago I won a contest that was hosted by Rust-Oleum; I was provided a gift card to a home improvement store and a few products to give my backyard a makeover. I’m excited to share with you my Backyard Makeover reveal with you! (The project that consumed our entire summer…but it was […]

DIY Pallet Sign

At my house, you’ll see a trend…we like to incorporate the word “hope” into our decor. Like many projects, I started this project with no specific details in mind; except that I knew I wanted a pallet sign. I had a pallet that I took apart and decided to just start and see what would […]

DIY Hairpin Leg Wooden Bench

I’ve been in love the the hairpin leg tables and benches lately. I finally gave in and ordered some hairpin legs, I just couldn’t resist any longer. To make this bench affordable, I used wood that I had left over from other projects; so my only real expense was the legs. I decided how big […]

Backyard Makeover Sneak Peek

We’ve been working hard all summer on our backyard makeover. We’re just about done!!! Here’s a sneak peek at what’s about to be revealed… ************* But first, a couple BEFORE photos: This is a photo of the house that was on the real estate advertisement…kinda scary and creepy huh? This is what it looked like […]

Birdhouse Makeover With My Son

My 3 year old son just decided that GREEN is his favorite color. I think it’s the cutest thing, since this is a FIRST…he’s never had a “favorite color” before. He points out everything that is green and says “I like that color, green is my favorite color”. ******************************* When we purchased our home I […]

Park View Has Potential…My Backyard Makeover {BEFORE}

I have a fairly unsightly backyard…it’s somewhat embarrassing to share! But, this Park View backyard Has Potential! When I look past my yard I see a pretty, open park and I’d LOVE to have my backyard feel as if it were a huge, relaxing, fun park. But right now it’s just old, worn out, outdated, […]

The Park….I Mean the Yard.

This is …..The Yard. This is the reason I don’t usually blog during the summer. This is one thing I love and don’t love about this house. I am not a “yard person”. This yard and I have a love-hate relationship,… but now that many of the big projects are done…. …it’s more on the […]