How to Make Bookshelves

Slowly but surely I am challenging myself with building furniture from scratch.  While I don’t feel confident quite yet I am enjoying the process and created these tall bookshelves for Denise’s family room.  Since she isn’t picky and quite forgiving of all the imperfections this was perfect for her space.

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Home is the Key

This post is written on behalf of Habitat for Humanity’s Home is Key Initative. As much as I love to travel the world and have unique experiences, the flood of security and peace that flood my heart as I walk through the doors of my home is unlike anything I have ever felt anywhere else. {…Read More…}

Planting a Raised Garden Bed

I have had gardens in the past.  In fact, every year since we moved to Indiana until I had Kayla I had a garden.  Isaac loved gardening with me.  Here is a post kicking way back showing Isaac with some of our garden treasures.       That year I had Kayla I was too {…Read More…}

How to Make a Planter

I built another project off of Ana White’s site. The cedar planter plan was one of the easiest builds for me. I am slowly building up my carpentry skills to tackle some new end tables for my living room.  I was surprised at how quickly it came together.

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