5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry

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For a few decades, pantries became a thing of the past as homeowners embraced a modern age that included processed foods. Fortunately, in recent years, we’ve started demanding extra storage space in the kitchen, and the pantry is back. Most builders include a pantry of some kind in their plans, now. Just because it’s there, though, doesn’t mean it’s pretty! Wire shelving, ineffective lighting, and cramped spaces are all fairly typical of builder-grade pantries. Get ideas for upgrading yours with these 5 Ways to Make a Pretty Pantry.

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Wipes Container Reuse

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You know how I love giving new use to thrown out or old stuff.   I collect containers (don’t even get my started on my Crystal Light container collection) and found the perfect reuse for old Lysol wipes containers.   This is the perfect little gift to give yourself or a friend for the summer…a {…Read More…}





5 Ways for Wood Pallet Recycling

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If you are like most DIY decorators, you may not have realized that the alley behind your local grocery store is a source for trendy, new design accessories! Repurposing wood pallets into pieces of furniture or art is an inexpensive and relatively easy way to insert texture, visual interest, and green living into your decor. {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Craft With Trash

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This week I’ve focused on how to upcycle cereal boxes, as Earth Day is coming up next Friday, April 22nd. Today over 140 nations around the world celebrate their own form of the holiday. Isn’t it cool how people around the world have banded together for the sake of our awesome planet? Reusing is one {…Read More…}