Category Archives: Be Creative! {DIY}

I have the easiest DIY for you today! Like, you will be like, “Why haven’t I been doing this all along! It’s so healthy and CHEAP!” Or at least that’s what I was saying. For a long time, I’ve slowly been implementing more wholesome products into our house. Once the news hit that antibacterial soaps would […]

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I absolutely love IKEA’s Ivar line. 1) It’s unstained wood so it’s a blank canvas for however you want to design it. 2) You buy the parts a la cart so there’s no formula for how you have to design your system making it totally customizable. 3) It’s affordable. I sound like I’m sponsored by […]

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Last week I got the hankering to redecorate our living room. And when I get a hankering to redecorate, don’t stand in my way! I’m busting out the paint, the sander, the chop saw, the power drill…I go into beast mode. There are no weeks of deliberating about decor; I get slapped with an overall […]

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I love displaying motivational quotes throughout our home. I keep a collection on Pinterest of quotes that grab at my heart the second I see them. And I’m not one to usually buy stock art from a big chain store; I like making art myself to hang in our home. When I saw this Einstein […]

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It’s not a secret that I love NYC. There are a few New York City accounts I like to follow on Instagram. Ones that show great shots of the city from different photographers, historical photos of the city, NYC news, etc… newyork_instagram nytransitmuseum oldvintagenewyork whyilovenewyorkcity nycgo nycurbanism centralparknyc happened_upon nyc.gram centralparknyc Basically, I’m obsessed with […]

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I’ve silently and diligently been working on decorating each of the kids’ rooms to make their space extra special to them. It’s a feat, you know. Figuring out how to decorate while still maintaining a level of baby-proofing for adventurous little two year olds. They seriously know how to find and get into the most […]

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In my quest to be obedient to create no matter what fears I may have, I’ve had this inkling of an idea for a while to collect scrap materials from items we use around the house in case they could be used in a craft or art project some day. I’m careful not to turn it […]

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Hi guys! It’s DIY time! Per my usual MacGyver crafting tactics, I made this tassel garland to add a quirky decor touch to our living room. I just like how festive and happy it makes our space feel. Take a look at the video to see how I made it. Plus, with Christmas coming up, […]

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Hi Dear Readers! Boy, do I have some fun in store for you today – particularly if you get excited about colors that are organized in ROY G BIV order. Or is that just me that gets happy heart palpitations when I see rainbows? #rainbowtizeallthethings My twins will be two in a month and lately […]

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So now that the kids are almost a year old, I figured it was time to document and show you all how their room has looked for the first year of their lives. Taking pictures of this space has been on my to do list for…oh…almost a year. Very little has changed since everything found […]

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