How to Install a Vanity and a Faucet Yourself!

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This is a sponsored post about how to install a vanity and a faucet yourself.Brought to you by The Home Depot®, click here to learn more. I recently attended a Do It Herself Workshop at The Home Depot in Manchester, CT.  The workshop I attended was all about how to install a vanity and a ...

Making a Lego Terrarium

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We do a lot of gardening with our kids, but most of it happens outdoors. The kids are always asking for some plants in the house- and specifically, in their rooms, so I decided this week in honor of Miracle-Gro's The Gro Project, we would make a "Toyrarium" custom for our house.  We've done terrariums ...

Custom Closet Ideas for Storing more Shoes

custom closet ideas for storing more shoes

This post about custom closet ideas is brought to you by our friends at Tailored Living. Shoes, shoes, and more shoes! One can never have enough footwear. There is a shoe for each and every occasion, whether they are rugged and outdoorsy or classy and fashionable, you need to have a space to store ...

Home Depot DIY Birdhouse Kit #DigIn

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This is a sponsored post about a DIY Birdhouse Kit written by me on behalf of The Home Depot. This kit is available at TheHomeDepot.comas well as in some Home Depot stores (not mine) and is very reasonably priced at just $9.97. It is an easy to assemble kit that needs minimal tools ...

DIY Compost Bin

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This DIY Compost Bin post is brought to you buy the original DIY folks over at The Home Depot. I shared with you our existing compost bin a few weeks ago- very simple, and has been very functional, but it was time to update and redo it.  Too many heavy winter storms, branches and even ...

Home Depot Kids Workshops are fun and educational #DigIn

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We are a family that does our projects ourselves...we always DIY.  I think we've hired someone to do things exactly three times since we purchased our first home.  Naturally, our kids want to help and be part of our projects, but sometimes those projects just aren't suitable for little ones to be helping.  We try ...

It’s time to replace our compost bin #DigIn

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This is the first  sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot as part of a series about outdoor DIY projects  in the yard.  We have composted for almost 8 years now, since moving to our current home.  For years, we've just used pallets to kind of frame an area  for the compost ...

Huggies Designer Wipes Tub – Function Meets Fashion #HuggiesTester

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I am so excited to be an Official Huggies Tester and share with you an exciting new product!!!  Huggies Wipes Designer Tubs are a fun and fashionable way to store your baby wipes.  These tubs are the ultimate in Function Meets Fashion and one of my top picks.   Just because we are moms and often accumulate a lot of "stuff" in ...

When the yard changes in a bad way….time to start fresh!

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We had a nice, private yard with a row of huge old white pines along one of our property lines.  Then the recent storms hit- each time, with a different surprise, and knocking out power for a week or so- and tree branches, sometimes whole trees down.  Lightning hit one tree, topping it about 10 ...

DIY 3 Ingredient Bubbles

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My niece just got home from college  and brought with her some princess bubbles for my 3 year old.  Within 11 minutes of my 3 year old opening said bubbles, they were gone.  The tears were huge and the lip was very pouty, and with the weather being up over 65 today, it was hard ...