colorful white Christmas tree decor

Love this colorful white Christmas tree!

We love decorating for Christmas and we lovely love love our craft room so… we decided to put a tree in there! As if the colorful space wasn’t playful enough, our new white Christmas tree fits the room perfectly and is oh-so-cute! We’re playing along with Treetopia.Com and having you guess WHICH gorgeous white tree is ours… simply leave a […]

Higgle | Social Marketplace

HIGGLE: Easy and affordable shopping for everyone on your list!

We are sign makers at heart.  We love shopping handmade.  But you know the ones on your Christmas list who just don’t appreciate hand made?  Higgle is for THEM!  And YOU, since it will make your buying experience easier to get “the one” a great gift at an affordable price.  We’re all about ease…enter HIGGLE. […]

diy holiday card display

DIY Christmas & Holiday Card Display

We stepped into our friend Jodie’s house a few months ago, in the middle of summer, and saw her collection of Christmas cards were still up on display in the foyer of her home. Although showcased in a cute manner, it had been 6 months after the holidays had ended. When we asked Jodie why she still […]

Man Cave Source List

Industrial man cave home office. Love the modern ceiling fan and that desk! Awesome space!

We’ve been getting emails about sources for our latest room reveal, the man cave.  We are so very grateful for Del Mar Fans for sponsoring the fan and getting the ball rolling on this room.  And we couldn’t have set the tone (literally) without Valspar Reserve.  We’re happy to say that the room has stayed […]

Man cave makeover

Industrial man cave home office. Love the modern ceiling fan and that desk! Awesome space!

If you give a blogger a ceiling fan… she will hang it, right? Hmm, kind of. Said blogger will decide that the space-that-must-not-be-named (aka: that one room every family has in their house that the door stays shut at all times…remember ours?) will need a makeover to match said ceiling fan because it’s all modern and chrome-y looking […]

pretty bathroom storage

Love this cute shelf in the bathroom. Click on this post for awesome storage ideas!

This post brought to you by Listerine. All opinions are 100% mine. If you’re anything like us, you prefer to camouflage your necessities into your every day decor.  Case in point: our mason jar storage in Kelli’s craft room.  We NEED hot glue sticks and washi tape and paperclips and buttons but we don’t necessarily […]

refreshing bedroom ideas

Love these gorgeous items that would make an absolutely refreshing retreat! via @lollyaneblog

Ah, summer! Time to swap out the bedding for lighter, fresh colors. Check out these gorgeous refreshing bedroom ideas from Crane & Canopy … from linens to candles, duvets to throws and everything in between, they’ve got you covered (quite literally! hee hee!) We hope you love this gorgeous mood board that will inspire some refreshing bedroom ideas […]

stenciled United States sign

Pretty mint stencil United States sign, easy home decor tutorial. @lollyjaneblog

We love this great country that we live in, and we love mint, and we also love stencils, oh, and creating hand painted signs.  So we combined them all to bring you our stencil United States sign.  It’s a quick process and we love the unique pattern inside the country. We fell in love with […]

Stenciled pillow tutorial

DIY Stenciled Pillow tutorial (via

You know we love a good stenciled project… from our wood signs to stenciled furniture, we are suckers for them! We gave it a go on a pillowcase for the first time ever and you know what? We LOVE our new stenciled pillow and are seriously wondering why we haven’t stenciled fabric before! LOL We are digging […]

Simple Mother’s Day clay keychains

Make a simple Mother's Day clay keychain! Stamp the childrens initials. Easy and SO cute! via

This post is sponsored by Sculpey Premo Clay. This project is for all you dads and kids out there, (mothers, avert your eyes… unless you’re making this for your own mom! lol) We thought it would be fun to share two styles of the same gift, one the child can help with and one the dad/husband can make. […]

Striped nautical stool revamp

Striped Nautical Stool revamp. Love the gold anchor, cute!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape Brand Painter’s Tape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember when we inherited a whole slew of decor + furniture from our grandparents? Well in the lot of vintage pieces were these cute wooden twin stools, perfect for the bathroom to help our littles […]

Vintage industrial letters | Restoration Hardware inspired

Easy tutorial for vintage industrial letters! Restoration Hardware knockoff!

This post brought to you by Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Confession: I’m a cheapskate. I’m not as bad as people who ask strangers for their leftovers at restaurants, (yes, that happens! Eww!) but, I’m not willing to pay $15 per letter for home decor… especially when I have four kids who are in […]

Kohler Moxie, Shower Out Loud

DIY Tip: Wrap duct tape around the teeth of a crescent wrench to avoid marks on new plumbing. #diy #tips

This post brought to you by Kohler Co., a product review of Kohler Moxie, the singing shower head.  All opinions are 100% mine. I love music in the shower.  In fact, I have a little shelf above my toilet, next to my shower that I set my iPhone on to blast my sappy love song […]

Minecraft Valentines

Minecraft Valentines / FREE Printable Bag Toppers #Minecraft

Our sons were complaining how “girlie” Valentine’s Day is so we thought about what our boys love right now and decided on Minecraft Valentines for them to pass out to friends at school. This also scored us mom points because they love to paint & craft- it’s a good keep-them-busy project for sure! ;) We […]

Duck tape Christmas tree bunting

DIY Christmas Tree Bunting (made from Duck Tape!)

This post brought to you by Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC. All opinions are 100% mine. We’re wrapping up our last week of Christmas projects as fast as we’re wrapping the last of the Christmas gifts! ;) Today’s project is brought to you by Duck the Hallsand we had so much fun using […]

5 tips for decorating with rugs

5 Tips to Decorate with Rugs

For the first time in 3 years (4 moves later!) we have wood floors again. I loooove wood floors, especially with having two boys! The only drawback to them is they aren’t comfortable to lay on for our family weekend movie marathons. When we were asked to review a rug from Natural Area Rugs, I jumped […]

Baldwin Hardware giveaway

$10,000 Baldwin Hardware #giveaway

We are no strangers to a makeover. Whether it’s furniture our our home, we love a good before/after and the easiest way to spruce up a piece or around the house is by simply updating hardware. Like paint, it can easily instantly transform a piece. Enter Baldwin Hardware. Since 1946, they have delivered modern luxury […]

SUV vs. Minivan mom + $100 Shell giftcard giveaway

SUV versus MINIVAN #review

The other day Kristi and I had a blast test driving a Dodge Caravan and a Dodge Durango. You see, we’ve been in a playful argument for years about being an SUV-mom versus Minivan-mom.  Just like breastfed babies vs. bottle fed babies or stay-at-home moms vs. working moms can turn into heated arguments, so can being an minivan vs […]

Personalized Santa sack tutorial

Cute personalized Santa sack to put under the tree Christmas morning

This post is sponsored by Tulip. Do your kids still believe in the magic of Santa? Mine do! I thought it would be fun to start a new Christmas morning tradition with them regarding the big guy in a red suit. Instead of simply wrapping the presents “from Santa” in a different holiday wrap (and […]

Christmas deer wall art

DIY Christmas Deer Wall Art

We are excited to share this fun DIY deer project with you that can double as year round decor or simply perfect to display at Christmas time, paired with garland and twinkle lights: This project came together with a darling deer print animal wall stencil courtesy of Icon Wall Stickers, home of thousands of removable wall […]