5 Ways to Make Bedtime Fun with Loft Beds

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No matter how much fun you’ve had together during the day, it’s nice to know your little ones (and big ones) are tucked safely in for the night. The trick is getting them to bed and especially keeping them in bed, once they become mobile! The more appealing your children’s bedrooms are, the more they’ll look forward to spending time in them. I just finished building a bed that doubles as a playhouse for my Kyla, and let me tell you, it’s been a hit. Check out Kyla’s bed and four more that make bedtime more fun with beds that double as play spaces.

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5 Ways to Make a Sliding Barn Door

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One of the trends I’ve been trying to figure out how to incorporate into my own home is the sliding barn door. Up until recently, barn doors were a high-end privacy solution, due to the expense of the specialized hardware required to make them slide. Fortunately, intrepid DIYers have been working on money-saving solutions to that! This is no longer a design feature that is out of reach. Here are five examples of barn doors that homeowners designed and installed themselves. Enjoy!

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5 More Ways to Organize Your Mail

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I’ve definitely decided that sorting my mail is one of the keys to keeping myself organized. It’s a minor but important stress reliever to know that I’m not missing anything important. My DIY mail organizer project generated a lot of interest, making me realize that I’m not the only one who struggles with knowing what to do with the piles of paper my mailbox (or elementary school) produces. Just in case my version doesn’t meet your needs or style preference, I’ve found 5 additional tutorials for mail and office organizers to share with you this weekend.

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Best DIY Projects of 2014: Infarrantly Creative

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Bloggers loves to look back at past years and see all the projects they accomplished and what their readers liked the best.  Click here to see my best of 2013 and best of 2012 posts.  This year was a transition for me as our family moved in August to a new state and a new {…Read More…}