Firepit: How to Build Your Own!

Learn how to easily build your own firepit (& on a budget!) with this DIY tutorial from!

As you may already know, this household loves to DIY and build our own things. Most of the time it is because it’s cheaper than buying it ready-made and sometimes we just like a custom product for our home. Things are no different for this amazing firepit in our backyard! This is not our first firepit; the previous one was extra large & made out of cinder blocks. It was useful in it’s way, but it became more of a[Read more]

Master Bedroom Remodel: Pt. 2

Find your crafty side -

Yay! Now we’re onto part two of our ‘Might As Well’ project aka The Master Bedroom Remodel. Part one gave a brief overview of: ridding yourself of popcorn ceilings taking out yucky carpet removing an old vanity new sheet rock Once we cleaned up everything, I began painting our bathroom. I started by ‘cutting’ the paint – basically, outlining the painting area. The two colors I chose for throughout the master suite were found on this palette: The darker purple-gray[Read more]

Master Bedroom Remodel: Pt. 1

Find your crafty side -

Our master bedroom remodel is what I like to call our ‘Might As Well’ project. It started off simply, then turned into “Well, we’ve done this much, we MIGHT AS WELL do” this too! I am dividing the remodel into two parts because it was such a large project. Things you will see: painting walls removing carpet sealing floors with paint taking off popcorn ceilings installing wood floors sheet rock shelf building All in all, our master bedroom remodel cost[Read more]

Budget Binder: Get it together!

Budget Binder with Free Printables -

Today I am going to share with you one of my most prized possession – my budget binder! I have a slight paranoia about my bills & budget. And before this (confession time!) I would use each pay stub to organize what bills would be paid. So, at the end of the year all I had was a big stack of papers – most of which were lost over time. I got tired of having to remember every bill each[Read more]