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3 DIY Projects for a Little Girls’ Bedroom Makeover

Posted by: on September 19th, 2014 | 4 Comments

  This girls’ bedroom makeover is simply adorable. Jaime Costiglio’s two little girls (and one little boy!) are so lucky to have such a talented mom. Jaime is known for the terrific craft and DIY projects she writes about on her blog That’s My Letter. She has three DIY projects to show you here on The [...]

5 DIY Steps to Amazing Curb Appeal

Posted by: on August 21st, 2014 | One Comment

A simple and economical boost to your home’s curb appeal can be accomplished in just a few steps that you can do yourself. Mallory and Savannah, the brains behind Classy Clutter, have it down to just five DIY jobs, in fact. Of course, excellent curb appeal is very important if you’re getting ready to put [...]

An Amazing Kids’ Playhouse Built from an Old Backyard Shed

Posted by: on August 1st, 2014 | 25 Comments

  Here’s a story about a kids’ playhouse that’s a lot like the Hans Christian Andersen classic The Ugly Duckling. You know the story– a homely little duckling matures into a beautiful swan. In this case a rather unattractive old tool shed is transformed into an absolutely magical playhouse that would be the dream of [...]

This Front Door Replacement Made a Huge Impact on Curb Appeal

Posted by: on May 15th, 2014 | 15 Comments

  One way to have a big impact on your home’s curb appeal is to replace your front door. The good news is that front door replacement can be easy and even fun.  That’s the takeaway from Emily Clark’s door replacement story. She writes about low-stress decorating on her blog Emily A. Clark: design. simplified, [...]

Creating Privacy and Sparkle with a Backyard Makeover

Posted by: on April 29th, 2014 | 35 Comments

  Kristen Whitby’s backyard was a little awkward, shall we say, before she signed up for our Patio Style Challenge. As you’ll see, the issues she faced were pretty common–lack of privacy, a less-than-ideal layout for the yard… that sort of thing. She’s a very creative decorator, DIYer and doer of awesome things, which she [...]

Patio Decor Ideas: A Modern, Family-Friendly Deck

Posted by: on April 14th, 2014 | 29 Comments

It’s impossible to say which of the very creative and family-friendly patio decor ideas we love the most from Lesley Graham, but the porch swing might be it. And when we say porch swing, it might not be exactly what you’re thinking. Lesley has tons of great ideas for decorating and raising a family on [...]

10 Cleaning Tips for New Parents

Posted by: on March 26th, 2014 | 10 Comments

Bringing home a new baby is a special time for parents. It’s full of love, joy, and excitement… not to mention sleep deprivation, a whole new category of messes, and a burgeoning need to defend against germs. Kaley Diaz knows all about this. Not only is she a mommy and a children’s photographer, she also [...]

Spring Cleaning Tips: 10 Tricks for a Clean, Fresh Home

Posted by: on March 20th, 2014 | 5 Comments

We all could use a few tips or tricks for keeping the house clean. We asked Sarah, author of Thrifty Decor Chick, some of her cleaning secrets. She offered up some spring cleaning tips that cover everything from the microwave and pet hair to de-gunking your iron and deodorizing plastic food containers.   This time [...]

Cleaning Tips: Clean Smarter, Not Harder this Spring!

Posted by: on March 18th, 2014 | 5 Comments

We have discovered there are some people who would prefer to get their spring cleaning done as quickly and easily as possible. This seems to be the case for most people we’ve talked to.  It turns out that Dana White is among those who’d rather get the job done with as little fuss and elbow [...]

10 Outdoor Spring Cleaning Tips

Posted by: on March 14th, 2014 | 10 Comments

Spring cleaning is more than merely cleaning every nook and cranny inside your house. It’s also about making you home ready to invite friends over, fire up the grill, and have some warm weather fun. That’s certainly the way Anna Moseley thinks about it. She’s the creative mind behind Ask Anna, where she answers your [...]