Easy Sticker Easter Eggs + Egg Holder

Easy Sticker Easter Eggs #12MonthsOfMartha

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Martha Stewart Crafts. I can't believe Easter is this weekend. It totally snuck up on us, but I guess that's partly because of the new little human being that is ruling our lives right now. It's Ryder's first Easter and although he has no clue about Easter and dyeing eggs and the massive amounts of candy that are dished out in cute Easter baskets, we still felt the need to decorate Easter eggs. But let's get real--when your living on 2-3 hours of … [Read more...]

How to Install A Ceiling Fan

How to Install A Ceiling Fan

We live in Florida. So what does that have to do with installing a ceiling fan?  It's a must that every room has a ceiling fan. Most northerners don't hike up the heat and the winter and the same goes with Southerners we don't keep our houses ice cold in the summer time. It's just not cost efficient. When we started brainstorming about the nursery I looked high and low for the perfect ceiling fan for the nursery. That's when I stumbled across the Cool Vista Damp Oil-Rubbed Bronze Ceiling … [Read more...]

{Video} DIY Board and Batten

{Video} DIY Board and Batten

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Homes.com Oh man, am I excited to finally share our video on how to install board and batten. I swear this feels like it has been our longest project to date. I know it hasn't, but it feels like it. After we found out we were expecting we started brainstorming some ideas for the nursery. We both knew we wanted to install board and batten in the nursery. It's a project we've been wanting to tackle and it was the perfect room for it. Little did we … [Read more...]

How To Upcycle A Glass Table

Watch the video and learn how easy it is to upcycle a glass table from SewWoodsy.com video made for @Homesdotcom

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Homes.com. A new year means that you typically try to clean out your home and get rid of what's not needed. This has definitely been the case for us. Even if it wasn't a new year with a new baby on the way we are trying to make as much room as possible. We received these glass end tables from a friend a few years ago. We didn't love them but they served a purpose in our front room. We were going to get rid of them and that's when we decided it will be … [Read more...]

Escape this Winter to Now Resorts & Spas #ResortEscape

Now Resorts and Spas

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Now Resorts & Spas for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I feel like a tropical travel post is fitting right about now. As most of the country shovels their sidewalks and driveaways from the snow, I'm going to let everyone day dream a little bit about a tropical vacation. A tropical vacation to Now Resorts & Spas! Fresh, vibrant and contemporary resort escape in oceanfront settings that encourages guests to live in the moment, … [Read more...]

{Video} How to Refinish an End Table with 3M DIY

How to Refinish an End Table with #3MDIY

This post is a collaboration with 3M DIY. Early last year, our neighbor, Edie, came to us asking if we could help her refinish an end table. We told her yes, but then project after project (and pregnancy) got in the way. We made it a resolution to ourselves that we were going to refinish the end table for her birthday (which was last Friday)! We picked it up in the morning and brought it back to her by the end of the day. She was amazed at the drastic difference and said it was her best … [Read more...]

{Video} DIY Tin Can Lanterns

Video Tutorial -- DIY Tin Can Lanterns for @aptsforrent from SewWoodsy.com

This is a sponsored post on behalf of ForRent.com. Have you ever made tin can lanterns? They are super easy to make and what I like to call a "free" project! Just pull some tin cans out of your recycling bin, grab a RYOBI drill, a sharpie marker, and your imagination and your ready to go! You can make them for a holiday   or just for every day use. Watch the video we created for ForRent.com that breaks down the step-by-step process on how to create your very own tin can … [Read more...]

Healthy Home Resolutions Checklist


This is a sponsored post by Filtrete Filters from 3M. As the year comes to a close, many people reflect on the year and look ahead with resolutions. I struggling with what most would call seasonal allergies, but instead mine our yearly allergies. As many of you know, in the spring of 2014 we will be welcoming a new baby boy! We want to create a healthy home for our baby boy (and hopefully he won't inherit mama's yearly allergies). We have a few "healthy home resolutions”  in … [Read more...]

Make a LEGO Minifigure Family Holiday Card for Free!

LEGO.com Minifigure Postcards Holiday 2013

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LEGO for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. You guys know how much we love LEGOS. I mean we did create EPIC LEGO Costumes last year that we blogged about just a few months ago. When we found out that we could create our own LEGO Minifigure Family eCard, we knew we had to make one. First step, choose your LEGO family. As you can see you can choose as many LEGO adults as you want, children, babies, dogs, and cats! You can customize … [Read more...]

{Video} Winter Wonderland Vinyl Sign

Winter Wonderland Vinyl Sign

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Homes.com The other day I shared with you the Fabulously Festive Design Contest sponsored by Homes.com and Olioboard. Today, I'm sharing with you our DIY winter vinyl sign that  we created for the Olioboard contest. Which by the way, today is the very last day you can enter the contest (so if you haven't done so already--get on it)! By using the scrap wood, the Cricut, and vinyl we were able to create an inexpensive Christmas sign for our home.  Watch … [Read more...]