The Beginning of a New DIY Project: Staircase

May 4, 2012

Staircase Carpet

Ever wonder how I come up with the DIY projects around my home? I'll be honest, I don't often sit n' stew over things I want to do, but instead when a thought comes into my head, I ACT... quickly.  Time doesn't pass long without me getting my feet wet (meant figuratively, not literally - most of the time). Just moments ago (literally this time), a new idea popped in my head and before you know it, I was hard at work. If you recall a few months ago, one of my goals for 2012 was to recarpet the stair and second floor bedrooms.  Well unfortunately with all the work and $$$ we've been … [Read more...]

Happenings on the Homestead: Where is She?

May 2, 2012

Cruise

Maybe some of you have asked yourself that very question over the past few weeks - Where is She?  With fewer posts, less DIY projects, limited social media interaction, and lots of guest posts, it may have crossed your mind that something happened to me.  Thankfully I can say nothing happened and all is well on the homefront, but the last month has been downright Chaotic (yes, with a capital C).  I literally don't know what happened to April - it skipped by within a second.  Have you ever had that? Instead of bogging down a good post, I thought I owed you or at least wanted to share with … [Read more...]