With each passing season I feel like life goes faster and faster, and each day feeling shorter and shorter. All the more reason to stop and appreciate the new seasons upon us. So join me on this cozy fall farmhouse home tour, where I used fabrics and natural elements to create fall farmhouse home decor.[Read more…] about How to Make Fall Farmhouse Home Decor + Cozy Natural Home Tour!
In this quick tutorial I show you how to build DIY porch steps and how to reinforce your old stringers. After 20 years it was time for new steps, and we finally got up the courage to disassemble ours and redo it. I say “courage” because we knew the stairs were in pretty bad shape. So, we were hoping this would be a fast project and it actually was![Read more…] about How to Build Porch Steps with Existing Old Stringers | DIY Porch Steps
We welcomed our first baby a couple weeks ago and today I’m getting around to writing up the nursery tour blog post! Join me for a tour of Baby Allison’s mostly neutral nursery, plus my tips for creating a minimalist baby nursery.[Read more…] about Baby Allison Girl’s Nursery Tour + How to Create a Minimalist Baby Nursery
Every season I like to decorate the homestead with natural elements and homemade items. Join me for a modern farmhouse summer home tour where I show you DIY summer decorating ideas that are easy and beautiful for any homestead this season.[Read more…] about Handmade Farmhouse Summer Home Tour | Beautiful DIY Summer Decorating Ideas
John took out the air conditioner units this week and bought a new lawnmower, so it must be summer! Every few months I have this tradition where I like to make a new tablescape for the upcoming season. Even if it stays up only for a week, there’s something about it that marks the start of a new chapter and season for me and John. And this summer, it means the start of the season when we have our first baby. So join me as I show you how to style a summer farmhouse table and other ideas for summer farmhouse decorating. Enjoy![Read more…] about How to Style a Summer Floral Farmhouse Table
I spent a couple of days cleaning out and re-organizing our laundry room and I’m so glad I did. You can just gather up some mason jars from your kitchen, start buying laundry supplies in bulk, and print off some labels to spruce up your laundry room at almost no cost. Join me for a farmhouse laundry room makeover and see how I organize our laundry supplies.[Read more…] about How to do a Farmhouse Laundry Room Makeover on a Budget / Natural Laundry
Today I’m taking you with me as I decorate the homestead for spring. I am pretty much a minimalist at this time of year though, so when I say “decorate” it’s not exactly your average trip to the craft or antique shop for home decor. One way or another, it’s spring at the homestead and today I’m sharing it all with you. So come along for a minimalist spring farmhouse home tour.[Read more…] about Minimalist Spring Farmhouse Home Tour Welcome to the Homestead!
Right now I am really into making things for our baby and for the nursery. There’s something so special to me about looking around our house and say, I made that! This simple DIY Hoop wreath tutorial with dried flowers is the perfect home decor item for any room to add a summery, floral touch without having to buy new flowers.[Read more…] about How to Make a Floral Hoop Wreath DIY for Nursery
I have been using a countertop space in my kitchen as a side office for a long time now, so it was time that I organized it as such. Come join me for a simple farmhouse office nook organization where I transform a regular kitchen countertop into a functioning office.[Read more…] about Simple Farmhouse Kitchen Office Nook Organization
Add some charming shiplap to your old farmhouse or modern day homestead with these easy DIY shiplap accent wall tutorial. In just under a day you can transform your space and make it brighter, and add some traditional farmhouse charm too. Ah, shiplap.[Read more…] about How to Install a Shiplap Accent Wall Easy DIY