How to Stain a Basket

how to stain a basket

Stain a basket? I know this may sound a little weird, but every once in a while I find the (almost) perfect basket…the right size, perfect style, a good price (baskets can be pricey!) but the wrong color! I have painted baskets before but I have also stained them. I was building some shelves in […]

DIY Canvas Photo Prints


One of the goodies that came in my Silhouette bundle was printable canvas. I have always wanted pictures of my children on canvas but never wanted to pay the price most places charge. So I decided to try to DIY it :) I put the canvas (canvas side down, paper side up) in my printer […]

Laundry Room Progress

laundry-room featured

My laundry room still needs a wall to separate it from the soon-to-be-mater-bedroom, it needs tile on the floor, and it needs a ceiling. BUT since I do not know when all that will happen due to time and money flow, I decided to at least make one wall cute for now. And maybe when canning season is over I will have the time and energy to focus on the rest :)

Here is what it looked like after I added the gray stained wood planks:

gray stained planked walls

And here it is now!!!!!

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Pantry Makeover!!!


I completed this project back in March as part of a campaign for ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape Brand website . I have been DYING to be able to share it with you! I was asked to create a project with the theme of “Back to School” using painter’s tape. Now, you may be thinking that a […]