projects, Stress managment

DIY Violet and Gardenia Bed Spray

THIS STUFF IS AMAZING!!! There is nothing wrong with lavender bed spray but this mix is WAY better! Its floral, yet understated and lovely in every way. It is a little more delicate and interesting! There are few things that parallel the enjoyment I get from falling into a perfectly made, fluffy fragrant bed at the… Continue reading DIY Violet and Gardenia Bed Spray


$25.00 DIY Kitchen Up-grade

  Never in my life have I lived in a home that has cabinet pulls. We have always rented and we couldn't alter their<-(I'm referring to the universal land lord that rules over all renters) kitchen in any way! So as soon as we signed the papers on our home the first thing I did was order some… Continue reading $25.00 DIY Kitchen Up-grade

House and home, projects

Woodland themed bedroom

My two youngest kids are sharing a room right now, and they probably will for quite a while longer. They have juristically different personalities but they both love cute animals and bugs so naturally I thought woodland theme for their room. Not at all because I am looking for an excuse to make some mushroom… Continue reading Woodland themed bedroom


D.I.Y. Bedroom Storage.

We recently bought an old farm house built in 1900, it is awesome and beautiful and everything Ryan and I have ever  wanted in a home, HOWEVER there are a few things about our very old house that need some finangeling....the lack of over all storage space happens to be one of them; Specifically my… Continue reading D.I.Y. Bedroom Storage.


Easy DIY Pillow Cases

If you are anything like me you REFUSE to pay $30.00(+) per throw pillow for your couch! I love pillows and blankets in the living room and I tend to change my textiles seasonally so I always prefer to buy cases and duvets not to mention they are so much easier to clean when you… Continue reading Easy DIY Pillow Cases

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Stuffed Fish!


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Shipping Woes

Some times I think I should rename my blog, "All the things you shouldn't do based on the life experiences of Bri."

House and home, projects

Kids Room Wall Art

My original thought of doing oversized comic book art although well intended was NOT well received! They wanted an ocean scape...*weird face* That's really not my thing, BUT  that's what they want and it is their room after all! To compromise we settled on a ocean themed search and find! Let me tell you, these… Continue reading Kids Room Wall Art


Creating: Paper Flowers

  I simply adore paper flowers! There is something about them that makes my heart skip a beat. There is a sense of whimsy and magic that they bring to the table . Another thing that I love about them is that any one and every one can make them. The exact same pattern and paper… Continue reading Creating: Paper Flowers


Success is scary.

the more impossible it seems the more inclined I am to take on the task!