Tuna Macaroni Salad (Make This In 15 Minutes Or Less!)

Tuna Macaroni Salad

I’ve really been getting into the summer mood. I’ve been working way too much lately, and I’m starting to get the feels for relaxing by the pool. Summer means barbecuing delicious foods and making some amazing side dishes! One of my staple sides is macaroni salad made with tuna! I’ve been making this on a monthly basis since I don’t remember when now. It’s always been such a quick and easy way to prep food and people will love it! You only need a few simple ingredients and literally only about 15 minutes! What You’ll Need Macaroni Tuna Mayonnaise Salt […]

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Decorating Dollar Store Terra Cotta Pots

Terra Cotta Pots

I’ve wanted to decorate terra cotta pots for a while now. I finally got around to buying a couple when I was in town the other day. Mine came in a package of two – for one dollar. That’s a pretty good price if you ask me! I already had all of the paint at home that I would need to decorate them, so if you want to get technical I paid $1 plus tax for two pots! When it actually came time to decorate my pots, I honestly has no clue on what I wanted to do with them. […]

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How To Transform Galvanized Metal To Get The Aged Look

Galvanized Metal

I’ve been seeing a lot of the aged galvanized metal planters around recently. I love this idea, so I went on to make my own. I had to do a bit of research to see what was used to age the metal. It wasn’t too long before I found a few different ways to do it, but one that didn’t take much at all! Lysol toilet bowl cleaner! This ages the metal very well without using a bunch of harsh chemicals like I was finding! I found a galvanized metal bucket at the dollar store for a buck! Such a […]

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100 Bucket List Ideas to Make the Most of Your Summer

Summer Bucket List Ideas

Since the calendar just rolled over to officially be Summer, it’s time to pack your beach bags, make some lemonade and explore! Make a bucket list and strike things off this Summer! Summer is by far my favourite season! I love the heat, and we haven’t had a shortage of that! The past few years, my Summers have been pretty boring. This year is going to be completely different. I do work a lot, but I’m going to have an awesome Summer and I’m going to share with you my bucket list ideas to make the most out of your […]

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Eight Cleaning Tips, Tricks & Hacks For Around Your Home

8 Cleaning Tips, Tricks & Hacks

Most of you know that cleaning can definitely be a chore. A lot of us put this off as long as possible to enjoy the finer things in life, but there are quite a few tips, tricks & hacks out there that will seriously make your life easier! I’ve posted about some of these tricks before, but there are a few others out there that I use all the time, or I’ve known about for like ever! Cleaning should be a breeze! You should not have to spend hours on end cleaning just for someone to mess up your just […]

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Thrift Store Furniture Refresh (The Chair I Bought For $5)

Thrift Store Chair Makeover

I was recently included in a wonderful group all about furniture refreshes! Each month we tackle a furniture project in need of a little bit of love and give it a makeover based on that months theme. The month of May we completed a project piece using stain. When it comes to thrifting, I’m fairly new. I still won’t always see the full potential in a piece until after I’ve walked by and then back again. This piece was no different. It was at the last store that I walked around that I found the piece I could give some […]

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8 Genius Ways To Use Dryer Sheets

Bounce Dryer Sheet

Did you know that dryer sheets actually have many uses? They aren’t just good for making your laundry smell good! The basic use for them is definitely in the dryer – don’t get me wrong there. You won’t find a load of laundry in my house that hadn’t been dried with a dryer sheet. I hate static and this is one good way to get rid of it, but there are many other uses that I’d love to share with you! Dryer sheets can be purchased in so many places, but the best place is actually the dollar store! The […]

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How To Choose The Right Paint Finish For Your Home

Painting can be a big job, and if you don’t do it right, it can become an even bigger job. I have come to find that picking out paint is actually a bigger job than what it seems. I figured that with needing to do a little bit of painting, all I would have to do it walk into my local hardware store, pick a paint colour and walk out with a gallon of paint and a few paint rollers. Boy was I wrong! Choosing the paint colour was the easy part, it was picking the finish that was the […]

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DIY Rag Wreath Using Items You’ll Find At Home

Rag Wreath

I finally jumped on the bandwagon and made my own rag wreath. You wouldn’t believe how easy it actually is. You literally only need items you’ll find around your home. This wreath will cost you virtually nothing to make and it’ll make a great piece to have around your home! It was originally Sarah over at The Project Pile that first introduced me to making a rag wreath. I’ve known her my entire life and even though we both grew up about six hours away from where we are now, we are virtually neighbors again after years of not seeing […]

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The Trick To Keeping Your Paint Can Clean

When it comes to painting, you can make a great mess when you don’t want to. Honestly it’s one of those tasks that, when you are finished, you expect to have paint all over your body. There is one trick that I recently tried when I was staining my coat rack and I forgot to post it until today when I was viewing my photos in my phone and it popped up. So, have you heard of the trick to keeping your paint can clean? If not, keep reading! Paint seems to be getting more expensive as time goes on. […]

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