DIY Mancala Game

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It doesn’t take much to get me to play any sort of game.  My competitive nature pretty much is roaring to go at any minute.  However, there is something about Spring that makes me want to play games even more.  I think it is probably because when I was young I remember any time the {…Read More…}





DIY Slim Rolling Laundry Cart {Free Plans}

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When we moved into our new house the option to do laundry was available either in the mudroom (and 8’ by 6’ room) or downstairs in the basement.  Neither was ideal but I knew for sure the mudroom wasn’t an option.  I overhauled that space already and created built-in lockers, which is much more functional {…Read More…}





Family Room Makeover Part 3: Building the Mantel

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So I started out showing you how we added some IKEA Billy Bookcases on either side of the fireplace and how we are attempting to make them look built-in.  Then yesterday I showed you how we framed out the fireplace surround and added wood to the fireplace hearth.  Well today we are moving onto the {…Read More…}





Wood DIY Arrows {15 Ways to Make Your Own}

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So I am knee deep in getting all the things gathered to hang my gallery wall in my family room. If you follow me on Instagram you have seen the amazing stacked stone fireplace I built along with some “built-in” IKEA Billy Bookcases. Carpet was installed Monday and I finally have one room in my {…Read More…}