DIY Nursery Art

I noticed about a month ago that Torin’s nursery was looking a little plain. We had our elephant parade wall decals up from Target, but everything in there just looked a little too matching… elephant sheets, elephant mobile, elephant baskets, you get the idea. The overall color scheme of the nursery is mint and gray… Continue reading DIY Nursery Art

China Cabinet Makeover

So about a year ago, I had a grand idea to repaint my dining room set- chairs, table and china cabinet. And… I’m just now finishing. Sometimes my projects take me a while. Don’t judge. šŸ˜‰ My dining room set is a nice hand me down from my mom, that she gave to us when… Continue reading China Cabinet Makeover

$10 barstool makeoverĀ 

Today I’m going to show you all how to “makeover” your barstools in 15 minutes, with only $10 worth of supplies. It’s so easy I’m not even sure if you can call it makeover.  Here were my barstools before the makeover: pretty generic and boring. If you’ve been following my blog recently you know I’ve done… Continue reading $10 barstool makeoverĀ 

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Kitchen Floor Remodel

I know it’s been a while since my last post, but i have been so busy with house projects I just haven’t had time to write about them. Now that I’ve finished a few, there’s going to be lots of posts, so get ready to make stuff!  So, I’ve hated my kitchen floor pretty much… Continue reading Kitchen Floor Remodel

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How to Butcher a Pork Loin

Remember how on Thursday’s post I said that knowing how to make homemade chicken broth is a life skill? Well today, I’m going to share another one with you. It’s not particularly fancy and most of you probably already do it, but for those of you that don’t, prepare to be educated. Knowing how to… Continue reading How to Butcher a Pork Loin

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Homemade Chicken BrothĀ 

I love making my own broths and stock. Not only is it cheaper than buying commercial varieties, but it tastes so much richer (and less salty). Chicken broth is also chock full of minerals and amino acids that can help stave off illnesses, and by slow cooking the ingredients you get more nutrient extraction. Today,… Continue reading Homemade Chicken BrothĀ 

Luxurious Cocoa Almond Body FrostingĀ 

What is body frosting you ask? It’s a whipped blend of oils and butters that melt into your dry, winter skin to create beautifully soft and hydrated hands, feet, and legs. Sometimes I even put it on my face! Now, I know you’re looking at that picture and thinking “it looks like a Wendy’s frosty… Continue reading Luxurious Cocoa Almond Body FrostingĀ