Modern Farmhouse Bathroom Reveal

Half Bath Makeover! you have to see the before and after. via

I feel like it has been forever since I’ve done a major room reveal (well, because it has) and I’m so so excited to show you all my first one of the year! (And it’s proof that I’m actually taking my word of the year seriously!) Our downstairs half-bath was one of the last rooms in […]

How To Install White Wood Plank Walls

Wood Planked Wall Tutorial_1

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Ryboi Power Tools. Remember when I said my word for 2014 is FINISH? Well, I am happy to say I got another big project finally checked off my list! I finally finished the accent wall in Miss E’s new big girl rom and I am really loving […]

Black and White Gallery Wall

Black and White Gallery Wall by @tarynatddd

First off, I’m so honored to be guest posting over at Tatertots and Jello today! I’m sharing my first Christmas project of the year, so go take a look! It was around this time last year when I started our master bedroom makeover. Yes my friends, it’s been over a year and I am not […]

How to Install A Bathroom Faucet

How To Install A Bathroom Faucet via @tarynatddd

This post brought to you by Moen, Incorporated. All opinions are 100% mine. I mentioned last week that I spontaneously decided to makeover our downstairs bathroom and today I have a little sneak peek for you! I guess it wasn’t entirely spontaneous, it was on my Home Goals List for this year but I wasn’t […]

Upcycled Ikea Bed with DIY Tufted Headboard


If you follow along on Facebook, you’ll know that I was debating between getting a toddler bed and a twin for Miss E. Well, thanks to all of your feedback, I decided to go straight to a twin. I had a pretty specific vision in mind on how I wanted the bed to look. I […]

Pottery Barn Knock Off Kitchen Sign

PB Inspired Kitchen Sign

Happy Monday! I shared this project over at The 36th Avenue for my monthly contributor post a little while ago and I wanted to share it here with all of you too! Right now, I am in the middle of a kitchen remodel so naturally anything kitchen related is at the top of mind. I’ve […]

How To Install A Stone Patio

How to Install A Stone Patio by Design, Dining + Diapers

This post is a collaboration with 3M™ TEKK Protection™ Brand, but all words and opinions are my own. 50 hours later, two shattered iPhones and a lot of sore muscles, and our new 230 square foot stone patio is finally complete! My husband has wanted to build a new patio and outdoor living space since […]

DIY Drum Shade Pendant Light

Pedant Light From Drum Shade by Design, Dining + Diapers

Hi Friends, happy Friday! I’m leaving you with a fun DIY project for the weekend. I had the opportunity to participate in a Blogger Challenge sponsored by and Hometalk. 25 bloggers were asked to choose between three different products and then give them a DIY makeover that fit the theme of geometric, black & […]

Kitchen Update: Installing a New Moen Faucet


Right now I’m in the middle of painting all the cabinets white and it’s already looking SO much brighter and fresher. And this week we installed a brand new Moen Kiran Kitchen Faucet. The good news, it is absolutely stunning and I’m in love, the bad news, now I want a new sink to match :)

Shabby Chic Easter Eggs From Dollar Store Plastic Eggs


Happy Monday! This weekend was a whirlwind. We woke up to snow on Friday morning and ended the weekend with 60 degree weather and blue skies with sunshine. It was perfect. I finally feel like spring is in the air. Speaking of spring, Easter is THIS weekend. What?! I finally made my first set of […]