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DIY Marker, Pencil & Pen Storage Cubby

Working out of a home office can be difficult, especially when you’re confined to a 10’x 10′ room and on a budget! I’m on a tight budget, so I haven’t invested in any kind of shelving for my office supplies or papers. Plus there are so many decisions when it comes to organizing! I am…… Continue reading DIY Marker, Pencil & Pen Storage Cubby

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A Kitchen Update Part 2

Learn how we removed the vinyl flooring in Kitchen Update Part 1 Part 2 of this kitchen update was to paint the concrete floor. In the adjacent dining room I had already removed the carpet and painted the concrete over 3 years ago. I planned to continue the same process in the kitchen! Prepping the Floor…… Continue reading A Kitchen Update Part 2

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A Kitchen Update Part 1

Over a year ago I had an idea to make an industrial pipe table, sorta like the one below I saw from Anythingology. I thought it would help in the kitchen to have more workspace and storage. But as much as people say making one saved them a lot of money cause it’s so DIY, it’s…… Continue reading A Kitchen Update Part 1

DIY & TUTORIALS · Sewing

Argyle T-Shirt Fleece Blanket: Sewing Pattern

Don’t know what to do with all those organization, sports, or music tshirts you no longer wear but don’t want to give them up? Why not turn them into a blanket! This argyle patterned blanket only requires a few materials and can be done in an afternoon. The finished size of the blanket is 59″…… Continue reading Argyle T-Shirt Fleece Blanket: Sewing Pattern

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Starting Milkweeds from Seed

Several months ago I ordered milkweed seeds from Prairie Moon Nursery. I started them from seed because I anticipated not being able to find milkweeds at nurseries because of it selling out. It is the year of the pollinator and many people are making Monarch Waystations. I also wanted to have ones that were pesticide-free.…… Continue reading Starting Milkweeds from Seed

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DIY Outdoor Oil Lamp Lanterns

  Last summer eating outside on the gazebo proved to be quite dark sometimes. We tried to illuminate with candles, but they didn’t spread enough light and we just ended up being blinded by glare of the candle. Before lots of gazebo sitting began to happen this spring, we found some nifty oil lamps to…… Continue reading DIY Outdoor Oil Lamp Lanterns