Chicken Encilantrada – Calling All Cilantro Lovers

Chicken Encilantrada - Easy Recipe for Cilantro Lovers

If you love cilantro this recipe is for you!  I literally could bathe in cilantro.  I love, love, love it.  This is the first year I am growing it in my garden and my poor plant doesn’t get a rest to produce more because I am always pickin’ at it and pulling the leaves off.  {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make a Floor Pillow

Floor Pillow 5 Ways

Poufs and plush pillows have been a big trend in home decor for the last couple of years. Look in on just about any decorated show home or family room in a magazine and you’ll see some type of padded seating option for the floor. As entertaining becomes more casual and family based and our options for in-home entertainment increase, there’s a greater need for instant seating. Floor pillows are the answer, folks! Lucky for us, it’s possible to put together some pretty nifty versions of the floor pillow or pouf without needing more than basic sewing skills. Check out these tutorials I found for DIY Floor Pillows.

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Knock Off Décor and TWELVE Knock Off Projects

Knock Off Decor Collage

I love looking at something and trying to figure out how I can recreate it myself for even less money. Call me cheap or frugal, but I could probably be a multi-millionaire and still pass up an item in a store to make it myself. It was this love for “knock-off” projects that propelled me {…Read More…}

Oversized DIY Chalkboard Sign

Huge DIY Chalkboard

Hey there! I’m Shayna from The Wood Grain Cottage! I hope you’re having an absolutely wonderful July thus far! I’m back today to share another project with ya! I’ve wanted a huge chalkboard for what seems like a really long time. I think they’re fun, customizable and they definitely make a big statement on the {…Read More…}