DIY Projects

Under the Stairs Toy Room

Small Spaces for Building a Toy Room... Under the Stairs! There is nothing better than taking a dream and making it a reality.  I love taking wood and turning it into something that my mind dreams up and attacking a toy room is top on the list of one of the funnest...

General Conference Tents for Kids

My daughter asked me yesterday if she can help me get ready for General Conference.  Of course, I said, "Yes!"  We are always excited when Conference comes around again.  This week we will be pulling out our bins, purchasing some snacks and getting prepared to enjoy...

How to Cut Hair

How to cut hair? Here’s a fun video about cutting my daughter’s hair into a short bob for the first time.

How to Organize your Child’s Playroom

Children always have fun in a playhouse especially one that can be built indoors. Find out what it takes to build yourself an indoor playhouse with two stories.

How to Cut Hair

How to Cut Hair

How to cut hair? Here’s a fun video about cutting my daughter’s hair into a short bob for the first time.

Baby Boy’s Room Idea

Baby Boy’s Room Idea

I have been working on trying to put all of the 100,000s (no joke) of images that I have taken over the years of my family into a scrapbook.  I was going through some pictures and found this fun room that my sister and I put together for my second child....

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Chess Set: Scouting Activity

Chess Set: Scouting Activity

I am one of the den leaders for my son's Webelos Cub Scout troop.  We were working on Scholar and one of the requirements was to learn how to play Chess.  I thought it would be fun to have the boys make their own chess board and pieces.  I didn't...

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DIY Kid’s Dr. Suess Bedside Furniture

DIY Kid’s Dr. Suess Bedside Furniture

After moving across country, I was working on organizing the boy's room.  Not an easy task when we sold most of our furniture when we made the trek.  We were also renting so there was a limit to what we could do to the rooms.  The boys needed a...

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72 Hour Emergency Kit

72 Hour Emergency Kit

Good thing I started this Weekly Blog.  It has helped me to keep on track.  I think with the cold and the snow coming my energy level for organizing has frozen too!  Yikes!  So thanks for keeping me in-line.  It isn't fun building in...

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My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 10

My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 10

I have to say that I enjoyed my vacation with my family even if most of it was with someone new waking up and being sick.  It is always fun to have family over to visit.  Since I was taking a break from my blog world, I thought today that I would start the...

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My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 9

This past week, I have done nothing but organizing and cleaning since my sister and her family will be visiting.  I think I'll skip the update and save it for next time and share with you a fun video that my kids made.  My sister from California wanted...

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My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 8

My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 8

How hard is it to keep a playroom clean?  Near impossible?  Well, that's what I use to think.  I am still digging to see if I can find the before pictures of the mess, but I can imagine that you might of seen a destroyed playroom before. Ü ...

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