DIY Projects

Minimalist Bedroom Room Tour

Just because you want to pursue minimalism doesn’t mean you have to live in cold, sparse spaces that lack character or charm.  Walls don’t have to be white, tables don’t have to be empty, and spaces don’t have to seem sterile.  Minimalism is about removing the stuff you don’t need so that you can love…

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Dye Eggs for Easter with Rice

  When I was a kid, there was nothing better than getting all of our girl cousins together to dye eggs for Easter. I have such fond memories of dunking eggs out on my aunt’s screen porch- patiently blowing on them to get them to dry; dipping them into boiling water to make the plastic…

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Create a Minimalist Bedroom Oasis

According to an article by the  Huffington Post, the average person will spend 26 years sleeping and 7 years trying to fall asleep.  That’s 33 years of your life. In bed.  That’s a lot of time. So, if you are going to spend that much time in your room, why not make it a relaxing place to be? …

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Toy Box Plans

When creating EJ’s Montessori style toddler room, I scoured antique stores to find a piece that could work as a toy box and storage unit combination.  I enjoy filling our home with unique, found pieces.  There’s something about curating a space through repurposing pieces that feels so much more authentic than just picking up something…

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How to Paint Wooden Furniture

I love repurposing antiques & finding cool pieces.  The thrill of the hunt and finding the perfect piece for a space just brings me joy.  I want the spaces in our home to be simplified and clutter free, but I also want them to feel welcoming, cozy, and put together.  And since I know this…