Trying to Love my Home ~ Starting Renovations

Before-During Floor re-do

Confession time: Hi my name is Kadie……and I don’t love my home.  I have lived in the same house for 7 years and have never really loved it.  It isn’t the beautiful site built brick and mortar home of my dreams. It’s a…….Double Wide Manufactured home, you know a mobile home. Do you know I […]

Febreze Nose Blind Test and Giveaway

Febreze Gift Pack

This review and giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Febreze. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever wondered what people smell when they walk into your home?  Maybe it’s just me but, it is something I think about often.  With 1 […]

Nature Treasure Hunt Box

Nature Treasure Hunt Box

Even though we have been spending a lot of time in the car running from place to place, we have been trying to spend just as much time outdoors.  It has been such a mild summer that we have spent more time out of the air conditioning than any summer I can remember.  The kiddos […]

Paper Packet Treats with Juicy Fruit

Paper Packet Treat #jucyfruitfunside #shop #cbias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias Summer time is so much fun! However, all the car rides and errands can get a little old for the kiddos {and mom}. Today I’m going to show you a really easy and fun way to make […]

Wooden Bed-Side Tray

Wooden Bed-Side Tray

Here it is, the tray I made at Haven Conference.   I was learning how to use power tools so it’s not 100% perfect but I love it all the same. I can’t show you all the steps used in making it. But it’s pretty straight forward. The measurements are 15×10, and I traced around […]

Trying Something New at Haven 2014


Last weekend I had the opportunity to attend Haven Conference.  Unless you are a blogger or follow blogs closely you may not know what Haven is, Haven is a DIY/Home blogger conference.  Over 300 bloggers get together to bond, take classes, and have fun. For the first time in the 3+ years I have been […]