DIY Organizing Labels

DIY Organizing Labels

We moved into our newly renovated house about a month ago.  Between getting settled in and being 6+ months pregnant, I have been nesting in high gear... hence how I decided to label all.the.things. It all started when I got some organizing labels on Amazon... I labeled a few things {like our dog food container} with these labels and a silver sharpie.  The labels were cute, but I knew I could take it up a notch.  I used my Cameo to cut white vinyl wording, then layered it on top of the Chart…Read more …
Custom Nursery Closet Dividers with the Silhouette Cameo

Custom Nursery Closet Dividers with the Silhouette Cameo

If you've followed me for long, you know that last Christmas I went Cameo crazy.  With this baby coming in less than 3 months, my nesting and decorating urges have definitely hit a new high!  I'm so excited to be able to use my Cameo to decorate and organize this baby's nursery!  As we started to accumulate baby clothes, I hated them all just hanging in the closet together.  I knew I wanted some sort of dividers like they have at retail stores, but the plain jane ones are just boring.  I found…Read more …
Our Journey to a Simplified Home + Lifestyle

Our Journey to a Simplified Home + Lifestyle

I've moved several times in the last eight years.  I moved to college and back three years, back home, moved in with my fiance, moved back home... you get the idea.  You'd think this many moves would give me reason to reduce my physical belongings... and yet, the amount of STUFF I've amassed continues to grow.  Over the last year, my husband and I have realized that we {mostly I} have WAYYYYY too many belongings.  We have so many physical THINGS that our home never seems to truly be organized or put together.…Read more …
How to Build a Laundry Basket Sorter {an Ana White DIY Project}

How to Build a Laundry Basket Sorter {an Ana White DIY Project}

How to Build a Laundry Basket Sorter {which could also be known as.... home projects take 74 times the amount of time you think they should}. I've oooohed and aaaaahed over Ana White's website for a few years.  She shares highly detailed building plans for any project you can think of - and they're all completely free!  CHA CHING!  Before we got married, Michael built me a bed.  The plan was modified from Ana White and y'all - it.is.gorgeous.  {See the plan here: http://ana-white.com/2009/11/plan-love-farmhouse-bed-now-with-arch.html}  This is the bed the day we put it together…Read more …