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DIY | Stone Fireplace Update with a German Schmear

DIY | Stone Fireplace Update with a German Schmear

Okay, so I actually completed this German Schmear fireplace update back in November of 2020, but because of life with two kids three and under, and a day job, I am just getting around to sharing this project now! I love seeing before and afters, […]

Easy Home DIY | Stair Riser Update

Easy Home DIY | Stair Riser Update

I recently did an easy installation on the stair risers in my house and I’m completely in love! Our house is very open concept so there is limited wall space to add decoration and character. After day in and day out of walking up and […]

Easy Home Updates | D.I.Y. Live Slab Redwood Bench

Easy Home Updates | D.I.Y. Live Slab Redwood Bench

After purchasing our home back in 2016, I couldn’t wait to hit the ground running with updating the interior of our home. Everything inside was original, from when the house was built in the 86. While the 80’s was a rad decade for music and […]

Painting With Amy Howard at Home One Step Paint & Cracked Patina

Painting With Amy Howard at Home One Step Paint & Cracked Patina

If you don’t know by now, I love a good DIY project. With the start of spring (and with the extra time spent at home from the Corona Virus), I have been getting busy with some new projects to update my space. One of my […]

Christmas Home Tour

Christmas Home Tour

How do you like to decorate your home for Christmas? I switched things up a little this year with my decor. Since most of our home is open concept, I wanted to have a cohesive Christmas theme going throughout my house. You might have seen […]

How to Put Ribbon on a Christmas Tree | The Easy Way!

How to Put Ribbon on a Christmas Tree | The Easy Way!

How do you like to decorate your Christmas tree? There are so many ways to decorate a tree, you can really do whatever you want these days. I add ribbon to my tree every year, and have been using a festive, red gingham for the […]

DIY | Stocking Tutorial

DIY | Stocking Tutorial

I love creating and personalizing things for my home, so there’s no surprise that I whipped up some stockings for the family this year. Prior to making these stockings, we had some mismatched ones that I would hang up, but now that we’re a family […]

In the Great Green Room | An Emerald Nursery

In the Great Green Room | An Emerald Nursery

While I love all the pale, gender neutral nurseries that people are doing these days, I wanted to go a different route when I found out I was pregnant with my first baby. After all, those bold, primary colors should stay designated for kid rooms […]

Let’s Flamingle | A Tropical Birthday Party

Let’s Flamingle | A Tropical Birthday Party

What do you like to do for children’s birthday parties? Do you go all out? Do you invite lots’s of children? Keep things simple and easy? We recently celebrated Greta’s second birthday with family, and I wanted to share some of the details from the […]

Succulent Wall Planter

Succulent Wall Planter

I recently bought a wall planter at Patina’s closing sale (so sad to see them go, but hopefully not for long!). I thought it would look good on our back porch that we are currently getting screened in. , While I love live walls, I […]