Welcome to my blog. I am an amateur DIYer and home decorator.  I love combining home made and second hand items with new decor.  See blog posts on all my latest projects

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Home Office Upgrade: Starting My Design

My Home Office is one of the first places that I decorated when we first moved in.  I used a lot of store bought art and I looked good at the time but now that I have picked up more DIY and design skills through my projects since then I want to revamp the room to […]

Patio Pergola Project: Pergola Set up

I am so excited for patio season. Last summer I set out some of my patio furniture and was expecting to sit out all summer but I was highly disappointed because it was way too hot to enjoy being outside and our patio was directly in the sun. This year we decided to get a […]

How To Create My Shiplap Stencil Wall

At my vacation rental I installed this shiplap wall but I felt like it was too plain so I wanted to do something to make it stand out more.  I have always wanted to try Shou Sugi Ban.  Which is the Japanese technique where you use a blow torch to burn and darken the wood making a […]

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