DIY Foaming Face Wash

As I’m getting older, I’m trying to be a little more diligent with my skincare routine. I’m also trying to use more natural products, especially ones that I’m putting on my skin. Since making my own beauty products has become one of my favorite DIYs, I thought I’d try making my own foaming face wash!…

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DIY Simple Wooden Bench

Last week I shared my brother’s entryway makeover and for the next couple weeks I will be sharing the DIY projects that helped make that space! This week I’m sharing this super easy bench tutorial! My brother wanted some sort of seating in the entryway when I gave him a list of options of what…

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DIY Modern Plywood Shelf

Sharing the last DIY from Lincoln’s room today! This modern plywood shelf is one of my favorites from his room. He’d been asking for shelves of some sort for quite a while. I wanted something that would fit baskets for storing things, have display space for the things he wanted out, and fit in with…

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  • PamelaThursday, August 8, 2019 - 12:44 pm

    Oh I love this!  So simple and clean looking.  Does it have any wobble to it back and forth?ReplyCancel

    • MandaFriday, August 9, 2019 - 10:15 am

      So glad you like it! 🙂 It does have a slight wobble, we attached ours to the wall for safety since we’ve got three kiddos and to help with stability.ReplyCancel

  • anniecartonneFriday, August 9, 2019 - 5:50 am

    Bravo !! wonderful !!!ReplyCancel

  • Uncle FrazFriday, August 9, 2019 - 7:26 am

    So how come you didn’t use edge banding?ReplyCancel

    • MandaFriday, August 9, 2019 - 9:48 am

      We liked the look of the plywood edge, more of a simple, rustic look which we thought fit in with the room. But yes, you can certainly use that to give it a more finished look! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • CharlesFriday, August 9, 2019 - 2:12 pm

    Despite the room that is a bit too greyish for me (I am a colour addict) the shelf is wonderful. Thanks for the ideaReplyCancel

Simple Entryway Makeover

I’m finallyyyy getting around to sharing my brother’s entryway makeover today! I shared a bit about it on IG last month and then as usual, things took a bit longer than expected. But after months of staring at my brother’s entryway that had basically become a storage area, I just had to do something about…

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  • FloranetThursday, August 8, 2019 - 5:09 am

    Amazing work!! Looking for more from you.ReplyCancel

  • Emma van SteenSunday, August 11, 2019 - 5:33 am

    I love how fresh and inviting this entrance hall is. But i am particaulrly in love with the wall organiser, do you have DIY details for how to make this, its fantastic!ReplyCancel

    • Caitlin McGrathWednesday, August 14, 2019 - 12:58 pm

      Yes! We’ll be sharing the DIY next week!ReplyCancel

DIY Clothing Rack

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