Daydream Believer

Things are changin’ in the Canfield home.  Our too-big-for-one-kid bonus room is under major DIY construction and I’ve counted the days, weeks and weekends I expect it to be complete no less than 10 times.  I’m going to go out… Continue Reading

What A Mess!

I can’t believe my last post was in March.  I think I committed a little bit of blogger crime by not keeping up with weekly or even monthly posts.  Until last night, I was under the impression that you don’t… Continue Reading

Door turned Desk: Part II // DIY

ICYMI, in the summer of 2014, we purchased a $10 hollow core door from our local ReStore.  We used the whole door and remodeled a filing cabinet to create a “built-in” kitchen desk.  This was part one of our “Kitchen… Continue Reading

Door turned Desk: Part I // DIY

While shopping for cabinets for our laundry room makeover, we came across the massive selection of doors at the Habitat ReStore.  There must have been no less than 50 hollow core doors priced just right at whopping $10 a piece. … Continue Reading

A Super First Birthday Party

It’s only taken me 3 years to sit down and blog about the birthday party that would set the precedent for all my children’s parties to come.     I don’t know what I was thinking.  I was excited to… Continue Reading

Laundry Room Reveal//That Home Life

Once upon a time there was only one measly wire shelf in my laundry room   Gosh, that was awful!  Luckily, after stumbling upon a diamond in the rough at the Habitat ReStore and remodeling it, I can say that… Continue Reading

Hello world!

It has been nearly three months since I have sat down to post anything of worth.  In March, I dedicated my time to finding what will truly make me happy.  This quest was prompted by turmoil over  whether or not… Continue Reading

The Kid’s Bathroom//That Home Life

When we moved into our house 2.5 years ago, I had no plans of making the upstairs bathroom themed or even kid-oriented.  My mind was only changed when I saw Pottery Barn Kids’ Very Hungry Caterpillar shower curtain and accessories… Continue Reading

DIY-STYLE: Dining Room Chairs Makeover

It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost two years since Taylor built our dining room table and I scored a deal of the year on Craigslist…it really paints a clear picture of our procrastination problem!  I searched high and… Continue Reading

DIY-STYLE: How To Recover A Lampshade

For months, I’ve been checking the lighting aisle of Target in search of a lampshade.  I was looking for something of medium size with a print complimentary to our home colors.  I would have my Cartwheel coupon clipped (if you… Continue Reading