Hawaiian Shoe Bench Jun25

Hawaiian Shoe Bench

Not too long ago we had a pile of running shoes, sandals and boots to greet us every day at the front door.  Tired of tripping over them and with no place to sit while putting them on, I drew up some plans for a shoe bench.  The bench is made from some wood I got from a local Hawaiian lumber...

Living Room Curtains Jun20

Living Room Curtains

I made some new curtains! Brent helped pick out the fabric from the local Jo-Ann crafts store. I think they really make the living room look better, don’t...

Doggie Dance Floor & Porch Jun10

Doggie Dance Floor &...

Since we’re in the south, I wanted to created a place for Baxter and Scout to sit and enjoy their sweet tea.  Summer’s in full swing and we plan on spending a lot more time outside lounging under the shade.  The platform is made of bamboo flooring, edged with eucalyptus and...

Imperative Lights Jun08

Imperative Lights

I’ve been wanting to add some lighting to my car for additional safety whist driving around.  I have existing daytime running lights, but at the rate that I get cut off in traffic here I figured I’d add some more illumination in case other drivers had trouble seeing me before....

Kitchen Curtains Jun06

Kitchen Curtains

The kitchen was lacking color and since we can’t paint our rental, I decided to make some colorful curtains. They’re not perfect but I’m improving my sewing skills and we’re pretty happy with the way they turned...