Are you an over-planner? Have you found yourself planning your day with such detail that you've wasted hours you could have spent doing the thing you've planned? I'm an over-planner. Somewhere deep down I believe I will come up with the "perfect" way to plan my day. Where everything I want to do gets done. Everything I need to do is checked off my list. A day that feels accomplished and I can relax and have fun knowing it's okay for fun time. Scheduled fun ... Read the Post
It's a new year! Since it's January 1st, I decided to look up my top organizing posts from last year. The top post wasn't a surprise...it's been a hit around our house all year. Organizing isn't my natural skill. I didn't reorganize my childhood books alphabetically or by color. I did use them to make "walls" for a dollhouse. Now, I look for easy ways to organize, clean and store my DIY supplies. Ideas that look good too. The topic of each and every post for the month of ... Read the Post
Do you love putting up Christmas decorations? I love it. DIY overload happens around our home when putting up the tree and all the trimmings. But taking down Christmas decorations...not so much. I have learned from past experiences that putting up all the festive trims and garlands is not fun if last years takedown was a debacle. Like putting all the "good" vintage ornaments in a separate box that ended up in Mike's office. It was 2 years ... Read the Post
I had a reader ask about how to add text to the farmhouse labels instead of handwriting the labels. It's easy to do...but apparently hard to do on a LIVE FACEBOOK VIDEO!!! It started okay...but I quickly realized I forgot to download my own labels! It was downhill from there... I did add the video to this post even though there are several moments of a closeup of my neck. Add text to downloaded labels This post contains affiliate links. I will make a commission for your purchase at no ... Read the Post
When organizing I like to keep the small things that bring a smile. Things like pattern pieces, blue guns, and a bloody plastic razor blade. Then you visit don't be surprised by an orange car in the silverware drawer. Sewing Storage This post contains affiliate links. I will make a commission for your purchase at no extra cost to you. Think of it as a friend letting you know where I found a product I use, love or want. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. Or an orange car in ... Read the Post
Sometimes you just need to make a box. I love basic woodworking. Boxes are great to hide the ugly. Things like tech, light switches, or an outdoor water faucet in the wrong place. DIY Wire Hider Box This post contains affiliate links. I will make a commission for your purchase at no extra cost to you. This helps me maintain the website. Thank you for your support. Think of it as a friend letting you know where I found a product I use, love or want. Click here to read my full ... Read the Post
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