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Ladder Advent Calendar

Without fail - every day my 5 year old asks 'How many days until Christmas?'  This ladder advent calendar is mostly for him to keep track of the big day.  It was inspired by this darling Pottery Barn Stocking Calendar.  However I didn't want to sew little stockings, so I found 4x6 cotton muslin bags instead. … Continue Reading

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Be merry feature

Be Merry Christmas Sign

'Tis the Season for magical decor, twinkling lights, bells, music in the air and snow.  Christmas time brings out the little kid giddiness in me.  I don't have a ton of Christmas decorations, but each year I like to … Continue Reading

rustic christmas tree feature

Rustic Christmas Tree

Hi, I'm excited to be part of this 18 Easy Build Christmas Projects using Ryobi tools blog hop!  I sure do love my Ryobi tools, they make up a majority of my tools.  I thought it would be fun to make a rustic … Continue Reading

Shoe shelf bench feature

Shoe Shelf Bench

During that big housing crisis, we were looking to get into a better neighborhood.  We were super lucky and sold our old house and found an unfinished house.  The main priorities were to finish what needed to be … Continue Reading


Curvy Side Table

While flipping through the PBkids magazine, I saw the cutest little side table.  I've also seen similar shaped tables at Pier 1. It went on my long to-do list for my daughter's room.  But then my Aunts … Continue Reading