Decorating

Turn an Ordinary Home into a Cozy Paradise

Make Your Home Cozy There is a common misconception that in order to make your home cozy and look good you need a renowned designer or unlimited funds on your side. In fact, all you need here is a bit of creativity. If this is something...

5 Basic Tips For Interior Decorating

DIY Home Design: The Factors You Need To Know Interior design works in giving character to the home and setting its mood. In addition to the traditional way of putting together a home’s elements, interior design incorporates...

How to Jazz Up a Living Room – 5 Creative Ways

Just because you do not have the budget to do a renovation does not mean that you will have to endure the dreary look of your living room. So how to jazz up a living room on a budget? There are tons of simple, creative ways to jazz up...

2 Minute Project: Bookcase Makeover

I generally think of myself as a clean and tidy person…I am…really…until I notice that I have blinders on regarding certain areas in my house. Well sometimes the blinders come off and then…YIKES!! This is one of...

Happy Valentine’s Day

Holy Cow! Happy Valentine’s Day! Wow!  How the time flies. Seems like we just celebrated Christmas and New Years. Of course the twins would know Valentine’s Day. They just recently celebrated their 6th birthday. They are...

2 Minute Project: Easy Valentine’s Day Wreath

A couple of days ago I posted about April’s wreath made from a project she and Paula saw on Pinterest. Well not to be outdone, Catherine and I decided to make our own “pinto” wreaths. But the thought of using teenie...

How to Make a Pinto Bean Wreath

[Disclaimer: April has been very busy being a mother to 5 intelligent, rambunctious, and vocal children and one cute, but demanding baby. But April, being April, could not help but do all sorts of amazing projects as well as being...

Happy New Year 2013 Everyone!

Last year was great with some great ups and a few downs as normal life goes.  Our family tradition is to count down to midnight, then go out on the porch with pots and pans and bang out the old year and ring in the new year as loudly as...

Pool at Ruby’s Inn

As part of my ongoing collection of photos from Spring Break 2012, I thought I’d include some of the fun ones from our time at Ruby’s Inn just outside Bryce Canyon, Utah. My sports addict always tries to find hotels with a pool...