Building Projects · DIY · Uncategorized

Ikea hack built-in bookshelves

You may have noticed that there’s been an influx of blog posts lately. We’ve been so hard at work with reno projects that it hasn’t left much time for blogging, and now it’s catch up tie. Today, I’m so excited to share one of our favorite reno projects so far – our floor-to-ceiling built-in bookshelves… Continue reading Ikea hack built-in bookshelves

Building Projects · Garden · Hens · Plants

DIY Landscaping: Before & After

About six weeks ago, every time I walked into the backyard, I heaved a little sigh of resignation and annoyance at the weeks, the clutter, the overgrown gardens, and the general disarray. Heck, two days ago, I walked out there and it was not exactly inspiring. But after a lot of hard work after school… Continue reading DIY Landscaping: Before & After

Building Projects · Garden

Budget Garden Box Easy DIY Plans

I’ve decided to keep it simple this year with my garden boxes, and the wood for these plans should be relatively affordable (especially if you only make one of them). Each box is 12″ high (which helps to save on dirt filler), and you can add things like separators and lattice-work for climbing vines, tomato… Continue reading Budget Garden Box Easy DIY Plans