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DIY CURTAINS are one of my absolute favorite ways to save money while decorating a room. Let’s face it–fabric can be expensive, and when you are talking about 6 yards a window, it can seriously add up! So here are all of my top tips for making your own curtains, including several tutorials all about how to make your own roman shades! IF YOU LIKE IT, PLEASE PIN
Curb Appeal Ideas: 5 Minute Upgrades for Busy Moms We all know those moms who have the effortlessly clean house, the perfectly manicured yard, and always flawless hair and makeup. Well, I am NOT one of them. I regularly rock the yoga pants (especially because they are the only things that fit at 30 weeks pregnant), messy bun with wet hair, and no makeup. Furthermore, my house
Affordable Headboards: Sometimes it is actually cheaper to buy a headboard than it is to DIY one. Making a quality DIY Headboard is budget-friendly when you consider custom options with patterned fabric; but, if you are looking for a neutral affordable headboard for your home, you are most likely better off buying one. Some of them are even under $100, which is less than the price of plywood and
*This post is brought to you by a partnership between Lamps Plus and myself. All opinions expressed are mine alone. Thank you for supporting companies I choose to work with, which help keep this site up and going (and me DIYing!) Things are looking up this week thanks to some new lighting in our bedroom! We got rid of the ugly overhead fan! Cue the
Bathroom Makeovers: That Won’t Bust the Budget! Bathrooms are constantly referred to as “budget busters.” Understandably, a lot of important utilities go into a bathroom remodel–and well, you do need it to function well! But, it doesn’t have to cost thousands of dollars!! So I went to the pros, and asked my DIY friends all about their tips and tricks for amazing budget friendly bathroom makeovers that
I realize that it has been a long time since I did a life lately. And truth be told, it isn’t because nothing has been happening—we are busier than ever; but, instead because I got so tied up with creating pinnable images, blogging business, and just general overwhelm. Sometimes life just gets too busy and you need to simplify. And instead of just not posting, I
Welcome to week four of the One Room Challenge! This past week, we tackled the DIY curtains and the DIY headboard, and hung my newest favorite purchase! We also updated the lamps which I head over heels about! (all sources are linked below!) If you are a regular reader, then you know how much I love making DIY headboards. so it should come as no surprise
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of e.p.t.. All opinions are 100% mine. How To Tell Your Kids You’re Having A Baby: tips for helping toddlers and small children to understand. We always knew we wanted our kids to be about two years apart. My siblings and I are that distance apart and while we fought like cats when we were younger, we are
AFFORDABLE ARTWORK: Finding affordable artwork that you love is one of the hardest things about decorating a home. A house doesn’t feel like a home with bare walls–It just feels unfinished! And if you are anything like me, then your taste usually runs on the expensive side, so you feel trapped with no options. But I have good news! Not only did I find amazing
If you have been following along on Instagram, you already know this week has been a whirlwind! Thankfully, I have been able to chip away a little at the room everyday during nap time; but, with kids passing sicknesses back and forth and spring break, it has been a challenge! My focus this week was on the windows: painting this panes, the frames, and making the curtains.
DIY Faux Fireplace: How to Refinish a Vintage Mantel The past week has been a whirlwind for the One Room Challenge! If you have been following along on Instagram, you know that my husband and I snuck off to visit our in-laws in England for a week! So, all of this was done literally the day before we left! It was a chaotic last few
Easy Easter Tablescape: How to add a pop of color to your table and your home the easy way! I am all for entertaining. I love having friends and family over to our house to celebrate events, or just to enjoy a plain’ old Saturday night. But, what I am not all about is stressing because life is too short! So when I find out the
Hello Loves! I am popping in today from England! E and I decided to visit his brother and sister-in-law who recently moved to England, and his parents and aunt volunteered to stay with the gang at home (they are troopers!) So, obviously, I am going to keep it short and sweet because we are off for another day’s adventure–hopefully to another palace (follow along on Instagram stories!)
This post was sponsored by Landscape Structures as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. All opinions expressed in my post are my own. ME: “B, come on let’s go outside.” B: “Mom, my name is NOT B. I am Saver Girl.” ME: “Oh, of course, how could I forget? Ok, Saver Girl it’s time to go outside.” B: “Ok, first I need my shoes though.