Turning a house into a home you love one DIY project at a time

Author: Mj

Nursery Letters

Having the baby’s name or initials in the nursery is something that I love and had planned to include in my little one’s nursery before I was pregnant. I think it is a super cute and sweet way to decorate the walls as well as […]

Nursery

Nursery

The Haddow family is growing! We are expecting the arrival of our first human child mid-December (hoping for it to be any day now!). We are excited to be having a baby boy. In anticipation of our little ones arrival we have been working on […]

Drink Local Opener

Drink Local Opener

Who doesn’t need a rustic bottle opener at their home?!?! It is a cute decor item that is also functional. Perfect for football gatherings, holiday parties, and summer cookouts. What you need: -Pallet wood -black paint (I used chalk paint) –Polycrylic –Bottle opener (wall mounted) –Cricut […]

Bathroom Wall Art

Bathroom Wall Art

As part of the master bathroom updates, I added a couple pieces of DIY wall art to add a personalized touch to the blank walls on either side of the vanity. I went with inspiring quotes to help start our day on a positive and […]

Rustic Towel Hooks

Rustic Towel Hooks

All of our bathrooms had boring, builder grade towel rods when we moved into the house. This has been on my list of things to replace, but I have been trying to decide what to replace them with. I still have to replace the guest bathroom […]

Master Bedroom Design

Master Bedroom Design

The majority of last year was very busy for Sean and I so there was little time for projects and blogging. With the start of the new year, I have finally been able to get some long awaited projects completed in our Master Bedroom and […]

Welcome Sign

Welcome Sign

Welcome sign for the front entry way. It was so blah out front I wanted to add a pop of color to brighten up the front entry and welcome our friends and family. Starting with a 24-inch by 6-inch piece of wood from the pallet […]

DIY Pallet Sign

DIY Pallet Sign

My first pallet project is in the books! I love the way this turned out thanks to some big help from Sean. First step was to break the pallet down. This part was done courtesy of  Sean, using a sawzall. I used the smaller board […]

Master Bedroom

Master Bedroom

After making my last window into picture frame that is now in our dining room, see that post here. I have wanted to make second one to put above our bed. I re-purposed an old window frame into the picture frame and also added a vinyl […]

Parmesan Chicken Bites

Parmesan Chicken Bites

For all that know me know that I am super lucky to be married to an awesome husband who likes to cook! I don’t enjoy cooking, so I must admit I don’t cook but on rare occasion! There are a few meals that I cook […]