Three years ago mother nature decided our swing set was in the wrong spot – the wrong yard, actually – so she moved it for me… right into the vacant lot next door. Apparently she also took issue with the fact that it was upright and in one piece because when she set it back down she made sure it was sideways (and in a million pieces). I should mention: our yard gets a good breeze. Continue reading “DIY Swing Set + Sprinkler = Swinkler!”
Counter space is at a premium with a total of five tablets and two phones in the house. It’s not uncommon to have more than one device charging at once.
For about $30, here’s how we beat the pile of tech-and-hastily-wrapped-cords left to charge in the kitchen. Continue reading “DIY Wall-Mounted Phone & Tablet Charging Station”
For Cormick’s third birthday, we decided to give him a big-boy bedroom. The Muses of Pinterest shined their light on a baseball theme (and it proved a good excuse for me to try out a faux board and batten wall). Continue reading “DIY Faux Board and Batten Wall Moulding”
When the grandparents arrived with an old Peg Perego John Deer Gator, the kids were ecstatic. The gator was over ten years old, found at a garage sale for about thirty dollars. After some searching around the net, I found a site that provides replacement parts for nearly every model of gator ever made (including ours). But when Maherly saw this Batmobile-themed Cozy Coupe on Pinterest, the Bat-Gator idea was born. Continue reading “DIY Garage Sale Bat-Gator”