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Sweet Valentine's Day Projects for kids including handmade valentines, doily treat bags, love bugs candy and teacher gifts


Home Improvement

Celebrating Life’s Special Moments on the Deck

How my family enjoys Celebrating Life's Special Moments outside, on the deck!

Celebrating Life's Special Moments on the DeckMaybe it's because we live in rainy Seattle, but as soon as the sunny season starts, my family and I do everything outside! Our kids love being outdoors, and when my daughter and I were planning her fairy themed birthday party... she wanted to hold it at her favorite place: outside on our deck! The deck is probably our favorite place. When it comes to ways to makeover your … [Read more...]

One Painted Flower Pot: Three Summer Hacks

How to transform One Painted Flower Pot into Three Super Summer Hacks including a kid's table, a place for cold drinks and an umbrella stand! Amazing and budget-conscious ideas for summer living and entertaining.

One Painted Flower Pot: Three Super Summer Hacks A jumbo-sized flower pot-- you can find them at home and garden stores.  White this pot may look sort of plain and boring, it has SO MUCH potential. With a couple coats of chalkboard paint, you can create a cute kid's table, a cooler for keeping drinks cold, and an even umbrella stand! Supplies: A large terracotta pot (this one measures 14.96-in H x 18.503-in W x … [Read more...]

14 Creative Home Ideas

14 Creative Home Ideas shared at Project Inspire{d}

Creative Home Ideas 14 Creative Home Decor Ideas DIY Cutting Board Wall Art :: Anderson + Grant Ballard Designs~Inspired Monogram Art :: Snazzy Little Things DIY Industrial Pipe Shelves :: Table and Hearth Custom Blue Chest of Drawers Makeover :: Art is Beauty DIY Ikea Hack "Hicks" Pendant Light :: The Gathered Home Mid Century Modern Record Player Makeover :: Sweet Parrish Place Sorting Station from an Old … [Read more...]

Insect Repelling Solutions

How to repel insects

DIY Insect Repelling Solutions & FREE Labels It's that time of the year when the creepy crawlies invade our outdoor spaces. While we'd like most of them to "bug off," not all insects are harmful for people or gardens. In fact some insects are GOOD for pest control.  Here are some easy insect repelling solutions you can try for aphids, mosquitos, slugs and more. Included are mixtures you can make yourself and … [Read more...]

Revamp Your Kitchen with Home Depot

If you're looking to revamp your kitchen on a budget, all you have to remember are the three R's: Replace, Reface and Renew! The kitchen is the heart of the home-- meaning it gets used a ton! All that wear and tear as well as changes in decor trends can leave you longing for a new look... but worried about how much it will cost. When I was looking to update my kitchen, Home Depot was my "Home away from Home." From … [Read more...]

7 Fun and Frugal Gardening Gear Ideas

Dollar Store Gardening Ideas

 Welcome KOMO Viewers! 7 Fun and Frugal Gardening Ideas Spring has sprung—it’s finally that time of the year where we go outside and get our gardens growing. But gardening gear doesn’t have to cost a “bunch.”  These fun and frugal gardening ideas are all under $10 bucks... they start as low as $1! Garden Stones: I saw some small garden stones at a big box retailer, and they were priced at six dollars apiece. Here's … [Read more...]