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Category Archives: DIY

The Making Of the AirBnB Guest Suite

We finally finished our AirBnB Guest Suite and before we reveal the space tomorrow, let’s get down and dirty inREAD MORE >>>

Lately on Pinterest

So much is going on right now. My parents are here for a visit, which means, day trips and lots of exploring. They areREAD MORE >>>

Raised Garden Beds in the Making

Whew, you guys! We’ve been putting EVERYTHING into the barn – or the guest quarters – the last coupleREAD MORE >>>

A Pink Wall for the Sewing Room

You know what the best thing is about paint? It’s not permanent! When I painted the sewing nook blue, I feltREAD MORE >>>

DIY Credenza // Part 2

Remember the story of our DIY credenza we shared a couple weeks back? We had bought the IKEA kitchen cabinets,READ MORE >>>

DIY Spring Wreath

New England weather is a crazy affair! One day we were struggling to keep warm (okay, this might be a slightREAD MORE >>>

Easy DIY Sideboard with IKEA Kitchen Cabinets

When we looked at this house for the first time, I imagined a slender sideboard on the huge dining room wall. AREAD MORE >>>

AirBnB New Hampshire / The Barn Room

We’ve started renovating our AirBnB New Hampshire Barn Room! The ugly plush, green carpets are a piece ofREAD MORE >>>

Craft Room Inspiration

Remember my open debate on paint colors for the craft room, specifically, the sewing nook? Yup. I ended up going blueREAD MORE >>>

Kitchen Reno / Finishing Details

It’s been a while since our last video update – and we apologize for dropping the ball! Lots has happenedREAD MORE >>>

A Quick + Easy Valentine’s Day Wreath

Valentine’s Day always seems to sneak up on me! Every.Single.Year. If you’re in the same boat, here’sREAD MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Floors & Lower Cabinets

Another week, another load of work done in the kitchen! We’re really getting somewhere with this and the excitingREAD MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Change of Plans…

The weeks are flying and we’re already three weeks into our IKEA kitchen reno project! Things are going great,READ MORE >>>

Momentarily + Bedroom Progress

It’s crazy! Three months ago we left California and five days later arrived in beautiful New England. Since then,READ MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / And So It Begins

We’re so excited to have finally started our IKEA kitchen remodel! If you’ve been following us for a while,READ MORE >>>

Inexpensive DIY Wood Shelves – A Tutorial

I’m so amazed at home much ‘stuff’ I was able to put into this little nook! Seriously, my DIY customREAD MORE >>>

How to Whitewash Wood Floors / The Story Part 2

After half a meltdown, the floors in the craft/sewing room were finally whitewashed (read all about how to whitewashREAD MORE >>>

How to Whitewash Wood Floors / Part 1

This blog should be re-named something along the lines of “House of Menig – how NOT to remodel aREAD MORE >>>