How to Add Farmhouse Style To Any House

By: Lexy.b.ward Sep 13, 2013

While I do love a modern and clean look, I'm always partial to the relaxed vibe that a simple farmhouse aesthetic offers. From dinged up wooden furniture to the farmhouse sink, anyone can feel cozy in this type of home!      

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From Ouch to Awe, an Eye-Opening Kitchen Makeover

By: Diy maven Sep 13, 2013

Matt and Meredith's kitchen didn't lack for color, that's for sure. That wallpaper alone . . . , well, that had to go. And it did. (Sort of. They painted of it.) They also painted the cabinets, trim and bead board. The flooring and countertop was replaced too. All in all, this makeover was huge without too much demolition. But enough about the road to the promised land; this is where their kitchen makeover adventure ended:

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Roundup: 10 Easy DIY Serving Tray Projects

By: Faith-towers Sep 12, 2013

Pretty store bought serving trays often have not-so-pretty price tags. But lucky for us, there are tons of easy DIY solutions to this problem. Here are ten of my favorite handmade tray projects.   

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Before and After: A $1,200 Kitchen Overhaul

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 12, 2013

I almost feel like a broken record when I say this, but I truly cannot get enough of budget-friendly makeover projects these days. It's one thing to spend tens of thousands of dollars on a fancy remodel, but it is quite another to create a beautiful space with very little cash.   Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 10 Colorful Kitchens

By: Faith-towers Sep 10, 2013

The majority of modern kitchens are neutral - white, beige, and gray seem to be everywhere these days. But why not have a little fun with your space? Here's some inspiration to get you thinking about brightly colored kitchens.   

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Weeknight Meal Recipe: Grilled Cod On Courgette Ribbon And Lime Salad With Tom Yum Cream

By: Matt allison Sep 06, 2013

Grilled Cod On Courgette Ribbon And Lime Salad With Tom Yum Cream

On my personal blog, Small Roar, a blog dedicated to curating ideas for busy modern parents I unpack a monthly feature called, "What Chefs Feed Their Kids", this recipe was shared by celebrated chef Franck Dangereux. We've since cooked it a few time for our own toddlers, who love it.

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Roundup: Clever DIYable Ways to Store and Organize Cookware and Utensils

By: Diy maven Sep 06, 2013

There's a lot of unruly stuff in the kitchen, when you think about it. Pots and pans, baking sheets, glass dishes, bulky utensils . . .  They all take up space fast. Here's 10 clever and diy-able ways to get themContinue Reading

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Eye Candy: 7 Beautiful and Functional Small Kitchens

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 05, 2013

In general, kitchens tend to be the 'make it or break it' room of the house, even amongst homeowners like myself, that are terrible at cooking. So what does a kitchen really need in order to squeeze into the 'make it' column? Nine times out of ten, I'd say the two must-haves are function and style. I don't know about you, but I can overlook size in an instant if the space has those two things. So today I'm sharing seven beautiful and functional kitchens that are small in size but mighty in style.  Continue Reading

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10 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Organize The Kitchen

By: Lexy.b.ward Sep 04, 2013

Spring cleaning may be over, but you should try to reorganize your home at the start of every new season. As we near the end of summer, it’s time to organize the kitchen! Here are 10 organizational projects that you can do yourself!      

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Make It: Wood-Burned Cutting Board DIY

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 03, 2013

I love learning new crafting techniques and mastering tools that I've never used before, so this DIY for a wood-burned cutting board is definitely at the top of my list of projects to try.   Continue Reading

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Roundup: Kitchen And Pantry Organization Tips

By: Faith-towers Sep 03, 2013

In my house, keeping the kitchen organized is a constant battle. But over the years I've learned a few handy tips that help curb the clutter and keep the cupboards in order. Here are ten helpful ideas.   

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Fresh Dining Table Set Makeover

By: Diy maven Sep 02, 2013

This dining table was well-made, but the finish had worn out its welcome. Its makeover included a refinish in a darker stain. The slipcovered pair are new IKEA Henriksdal chairs while the other two were rescued from a neighbor's trash. A coatContinue Reading

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Weeknight Meal Recipe: Spicy Chicken with Bombay Potatoes

By: Matt allison Aug 30, 2013

Spicy Chicken with Bombay Potatoes

I love Indian food: the colors, texture and fragrant aromas. While this dish is a little work, it's well worth the effort. To bulk it out further serve it with a side of basmati rice and enjoy a taste of India.

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Take a Tour of an Attic Kitchen

By: Diy maven Aug 30, 2013

Attic, garret, loft, sky parlor—whatever you want to call them, we don't see a lot of kitchens in them. The angled roofline is only one thing that sets this attic kitchen apart. Minimal and sleek, the addedContinue Reading

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How to: Make Custom Rope Letters

By: Lexy.b.ward Aug 29, 2013

Rope isn't just for outdoor use anymore! If you like to keep your decor minimal and natural-looking, then this do-it-yourself project is for you!      

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