How ugly is this? Wait until you see the “After” photo! See how we transformed this scary stairwell in just one weekend. Now it’s a country looking staircase, with wood features! Patching and painting stairwells is always an awful job, mostly because of the wall height. We were determined we were only doing this job […]
We do quite a bit of food preservation around here. I was in constant need of more pantry space, having to rearrange with each harvest or batch processed. When Mr. LB suggested that we burn the scrap lumber (after I picked my jaw up off the floor) I put those boards to good use. Take […]
This simple sewing project uses scrap fabric and ribbon and jute rope to make a darling bunting for Fall. The post lists all the supplies and has helpful photos for sewing success!
My youngest son is autistic and loves being covered up. I wanted to get him a weighted blanket to see if it could help him. I purchased one and we used it for Ronny for about 2 weeks and noticed a difference.
Getting your kids involved with growing mushrooms can be a great way to expose them to life outside the plant and animal kingdoms. Plants and animals are tangible, while understanding bacteria can be a bit tricky. Mushrooms are a good middle ground where kids can watch them grow with their own eyes, but still understand […]
There’s something about making your own soap that makes you feel capable and crafty. Soap, for most people anyway, is something you see every day. It’s personal. It literally touches just about every part of your body.