Shoe Storage Organization | diy photo shoeboxes

Shoe Storage Organization | diy photo shoeboxes

Shoe Storage Organization | diy photo shoeboxes #michaelsmakers The beginning of January is always filled with exciting opportunities for a fresh, promising start to the new year. While many are busy making personal resolutions this time of year, we tend to focus on a list of plans and projects Continue reading

                  
Make Your Own Kid Sized Play Pup Tent {Indoor / Outdoor for Less than $9}

Make Your Own Kid Sized Play Pup Tent {Indoor / Outdoor for Less than $9}

To set the stage for my little guys Outdoor Adventure Party, a mini campsite complete with kid sized tents was simply a *must*. I have always been fond of the fabric teepee tents seen in catalogs but thought a 'pup' tent would be a little more fitting for our 'camping' theme. Coming in at just under Continue reading

                  
Make Your Own Directional Wooden Post {Camping Party Sign}

Make Your Own Directional Wooden Post {Camping Party Sign}

I wanted to share this quick directional sign tutorial because I think it would be a cute addition to just about any outdoor party! The one above was made for my little guys Outdoor Adventure Party so it was kept a little rustic and simple.Costing under $2.50 in supplies makes this a fun inexpensive Continue reading

                  
Halloween Pumpkin Trick or Treat Candy Stand {plant holder}

Halloween Pumpkin Trick or Treat Candy Stand {plant holder}

When you have little ones and you’re out fulfilling your trick or treating duties, who is left home to hand out the candy? With some lumber, a metal tub and a few screws you can create this handy Candy Stand to adorn your doorstep to do the job! Begin with 5/4 x 6 inch boards measured and cut 22 Continue reading

                  
DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

Like many, I find the storage space I do have quickly fills up; no matter how much I seem to have, I always seem to never have enough. In an effort to maximize the storage space underneath my little guys bath vanity, I put together this simple lazy susan using just a couple purchased supplies and Continue reading

                  
Do it Yourself Drawer Organizers {DIY Kitchen Organization}

Do it Yourself Drawer Organizers {DIY Kitchen Organization}

I have two drawers in my kitchen that drive me crazy; the two that hold all the larger utensils and cooking gadgets. I have yet to find an organizer large enough to keep spatulas, spoons, and can openers in line. A trip to the hardware store, a couple pieces of wood and some amazing glue... and you Continue reading

                  
Repurpose a Galvanized Tub into a Modern Rolling Container

Repurpose a Galvanized Tub into a Modern Rolling Container

I just adore the industrial feel of galvanized metal. It can be brought into just about any space and still work. Galvanized tubs are one of those things I just can't pass up {especially the vintage ones}. I thought adding a set of wooden casters would not only give me the modern-vintage mop bucket Continue reading

                  
End of Cabinet Communication / Message Board {PECS}

End of Cabinet Communication / Message Board {PECS}

This project has been on my to-do list for quite sometime...and after finally getting around to completing it, I have no idea why I waited so long. It was incredibly easy to do and even though mine was made for a very specific reason, this idea can easily be used for a family communication/message Continue reading

                  
DIY Recycled Tire Swing

DIY Recycled Tire Swing

It has actually taken my husband a full year of walking aimlessly around the property to finally find the perfect tree for our tire swing. Since the two main components of the swing were recycled from our recreational Jeep, the only thing we needed to purchase for this project was the hardware and Continue reading

                  
A Solution to Our Towel Bar Problem

A Solution to Our Towel Bar Problem

I'm back in my little guys bath trying to pull things together as it is still a work in progress. I needed a towel bar that could hold up to rough and tough tugging little hands. We have a wall along side the tub that seemed to be the perfect spot, until we discovered the placement of the studs. Continue reading

                  
I’ve Started My Little Guys Bathroom! {Part One – Framing the Mirror}

I’ve Started My Little Guys Bathroom! {Part One – Framing the Mirror}

I'm so excited! I have finally ventured upstairs and start decorating my little guys bath. I decided to have a little fun with this one and go all out on a whimsical theme perfectly fit for my outdoor boy. I have been collecting things here and there over the past year and can not wait to put them Continue reading