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I’ve been featured on Home Advisor

brenda installing wire Hey everyone, guess what!  A writer for HomeAdvisor.com reached out to me and asked if I could contribute to an article she was writing about DIY Bloggers.  What an honor to contribute!  Thought you’d like to check it out: DIY Bloggers Share What Inspires Them to Create Their Masterpieces — and How They Find the Time! And […] Continue reading →

Ann’s DIY German Smeared Bricks

After German Smear on Pink Brick I can’t even tell you how much I love receiving before and after pictures of DIY projects from my readers.  These pictures are really making me want a brick house, because I just love the look of German Smear – Mortar Wash.  Ann generously typed up about how she did it and how it went, […] Continue reading →

How to German Smear your Brick!

after picture of brick german smear I’m so excited to share with you some pictures from @kristinbuckner on instagram who sent me some great pictures of how she “German Smeared” her brick. Here is how she did it:  She took a basic white mortar (she used Versabond white mortar) and mixed to a spreadable consistency.  She spread it on using a […] Continue reading →

Tin Ceiling Backsplash

tin ceiling tile backsplash- 2 I have to admit, I wasn’t planning on adding the tin ceiling backsplash to my white and gray kitchen.  It ended up being a solution to a problem.  I’m starting to realize, DIYers have to be good at problem solving….I should know, I do a lot of it.  Most of it comes from my own […] Continue reading →

Our New House!!

House tour - front of house with LP Smartside I can’t believe I’ve forgotten to post pictures of our new house that we had built by Morgan & Parker Builders.  I’m not even close to unpacking yet, although it’s been several months but I don’t want to stress over it and just enjoy life. So here are the pictures, I’ll post more as we […] Continue reading →

How to get Motivated

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Okay, gals and guys, let’s take about something important.  If you are anything like me, I know a lot of you probably spending a lot of time drooling over other people’s’ DIY projects wishing that is what your house looks like.  However, if your house doesn’t look like that then you probably are lacking one […] Continue reading →