HOME/DIY

I love updating the interior decor of my 1820s colonial house and creating festive decor for the inside and outside of the home. Below you will find some of my projects, and I will be adding more in the near future!

Spode-Plate-Hanging-Accent-Wall

The Easiest Way to Hang Decorative Plates on Your Wall

We are back from another whirlwind fall weekend! Yesterday we headed up to the LEGO Discovery Center in Somerville, MA for LEGO Ninjago Day (we received complimentary tickets). The boys are slightly obsessed with LEGO Ninjago, so they were SO EXCITED to visit! We got to snap a picture with Kai and do Ninjago training, […] Read more…

Classroom Care Kit Feature

How to Create a Classroom Care Kit

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., Kimberly Clark, and Disney. All opinions are mine alone. #FamilyMovieWithKleenex #CollectiveBias This fall and winter have been FULL of germs–from colds to respiratory viruses to the stomach bug– there has been no shortage of sickness in our family and the kids’ school! Kids are great at […] Read more…

Amazon Dash Buttons

Making Home Life Easier with the Amazon Dash Button!

Thank you Amazon for sponsoring this post. To save time and energy, pick out your Amazon Dash Buttons now! If you’re like me, things can get pretty chaotic around the house, especially during the spring sports season. One thing I loathe doing is grocery shopping, so I will do whatever I can to get out […] Read more…

Reupholster a Dining Room Chair

How to Reupholster Chair Cushions

We are nearing the end of the living room project, and one of the design items that was on my decorating list was to reupholster the dining room chairs. While I love the dining room chairs (and table!), I didn’t love the cherry color (or the fabric) for the new space. So I painted the […] Read more…

Sanded vs Unsanded Floor

DIY ~ How to Refinish Your Hardwood Floors

One house project we decided to finally tackle this past fall was ripping up all of the old carpet in the living room/dining room and refinishing the hardwood floors underneath. Shortly after my parents purchased the home back in 1979 , they ripped up the existing carpet and replaced it with a beautiful one of […] Read more…

Organizing Holiday Supplies

Organizing Holiday Supplies

Wow, that was blur! I’m still in a little state of disbelief that Christmas is already over. I like to leave some of my holiday decor up through New Year’s, but I thought I would get a jump on organizing this year (since I swear I will start organizing holiday supplies every year, and it never […] Read more…

Holiday Cheese Plate Feature

Easy Holiday Entertaining (with help from Stop and Shop!)

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Stop and Shop. All writing, opinions and photography are my own.  I seriously cannot believe that Christmas is on Sunday! For some reason, December seems to have flown by this year, and I’m running around prepping for the holidays this week. Thankfully there are places like Stop […] Read more…

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