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DIY Bar Stool Upcycle

In case you missed it, we’re in the middle of a big move right now! Being a military family, we move a lot, so we’re no strangers to change. But this is the first time we’ve ever sold AND bought a house at the same time. In addition, we are packing and moving ourselves (oh, how I miss Army packers!). One of the many things that I’m excited about at our new house is the kitchen. Y’all, it has a bar. I’m envisioning many happy moments of kids sitting on the stools doing schoolwork while I cook, watching and/or helping me make dinner, or just hanging out and having a Read More

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DIY Thankful Tree

One of my favorite November traditions is making a Thankful Tree. At the beginning of the month, we put leaves on the tree with all the things we are thankful for. Then each day, we take down a leaf, and say prayers of thanksgiving for that thing. In years past, I usually hand cut a tree out of construction paper, and hand cut all the little leaves. It. was. exhausting. I decided this year that I was going to make a nice reusable tree. I was able to get all the supplies for only $3 (I only bought 2 items and I already had the rest). Read More