Rustic Chic Dining Space

Michaels Makers Summit

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have caught a glimpse of the amazing Michaels Makers Summit I attended a couple of weeks ago! I feel so honored to be a Michaels Maker for the upcoming 2015/2016 year. When I started this blog 4 years ago, I never in a million years would have guessed I […]

Turn an old shipping crate into a toy box by building a lid with hinges

DIY Toy Chest With Lid From Vintage Shipping Crate

Disclosure: This post is in partnership with True Value.  On August 25 my grandparents will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. Yes, you read that right. They are both 93, still doing amazing and just as in love as they were 7 decades ago. They are such a special couple and I truly feel blessed to have them […]


Inspiration Gallery Link Party 7.30

Welcome back to the Inspiration Gallery! We are excited to have you this week. Feel free to link up any new projects you’ve been working on! If you link up here, you will also be seen on Craftberry Bush, Love Grows Wild and The Chronicles of Home! $600 Cash Giveaway : Gluten Free Sugar Cookies with Fruit Topping Mini […]


$600 CASH Giveaway!

Oh what a lovely Monday it is! Whether you still have a few more summer vacations left on the books or you are already gearing up for school to start, who wouldn’t LOVE a chance at winning $600 CASH?!? Think of all the amazing possibilities: a few nights away with the fam to finish the […]

DIY Industrial Pipe Projects

Industrial Pipe Projects

  After I redid our laundry room a few weeks ago, I was quickly reminded how much I LOVE using plumber's pipe to create industrial decor projects. It's a look that is becoming really trendy if … Click For Full Post


DDD Turns 4!

It's hard to believe that it's been four years since I officially launched this little ole blog, Design, Dining and Diapers! I had no idea what I was really getting into. I started this blog just … Click For Full Post

Small Laundry Room Organization - Industrial Shelving

Laundry Room Shelving

Disclosure: I am a member of the BHG Live Better Network. I received compensation from BHG at Walmart for this post. If there was one thing I could change about our house, it would be the addition … Click For Full Post

Black and White Playroom Gallery Wall with Command Decor Wall Tiles

Playroom Gallery Wall

Disclosure: I am a 3M-sponsored blogger, and as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate 3M products. Opinions are my own and additional products used in the project were … Click For Full Post

Sandbox with Tent

DIY Sandbox With Cover

Disclosure: This post is in partnership with True Value.  One of the things our kids have been asking for lately is a sandbox for our backyard! It was one of my favorite things to play with growing … Click For Full Post

Maple Live Edge Slab Table with Milk Stain

Our Live Edge Table Is Finished!

So we've lived in our house for 10 months now, and we started working on this custom live edge table back in October. We've had a lot of ups and downs and frustrations but it was so worth the wait! I … Click For Full Post

DIY Rustic Curtain Rods

DIY Rustic Curtain Rods

A few weeks ago I revealed some big updates I made to our master bedroom! I love seeing it all come together and take shape. I still have a ways to go, but the few changes I made in the last few … Click For Full Post

Modern rustic console display

Best of 2015 So Far…

It's hard to believe this year is almost half way over! Where did 2015 go? While it seems to be going by faster than ever and has been full of fun, my to-do list doesn't seem to be getting checked off … Click For Full Post

Looking down on Bridge_WATERMARK

DDD The Shop!

Hey all! I mentioned yesterday I've been working on a special project which has taken up most my time this week and I'm so glad it is finally done! During the last four years of blogging, I've … Click For Full Post