After hours of organizing, cleaning, dump runs, and squealing like a little girl when finding cobwebs and/or spiders in my hair, the garage is finally done! (more…)...Read More
The garage is a black hole
Our garage is like an old comfortable pair of shoes. Well worn, often used, but not well cared for, and not very pretty. The garage is where things get built, tools and motorcycles get stored, and where things that have no place in the house go to die. Oh and everything is covered with...
Making your zapper zap through walls
You may know of our Printmakers media cabinet build. We love our cabinet. But there was one major design flaw (well not so much a flaw, more of a drawback). If we wanted to watch TV or control the volume on anything in the cabinet we needed to...Read More
Pinterest Challenge – Restoration Hardware Shelf
We had so much fun doing the Fall Pinterest Challenge, that we jumped at the opportunity to do it again this time. The jist of the Pinterest Challenge is to stop just pinning ideas, and start creating. You're supposed to DIY something from Pinterest. Whether it be a...Read More
Knobs as Hooks
Girls come with a lot of accessories. We have purses, shoes, scarves, jewelry and a plethora of otherRead More
crap things. This is often why we require so much closet space to store it all. Most of my rarely used handbags and shoes are packed away, but my often used purses, scarves and shoes need to...
Organizing & Purging
Fueled by El Granto's searching for a specific article of clothing that never got unpacked when we moveed (yeah I know!), we did a bit of a mini organization session last weekend. It involved taking every single thing out of our closet, organizing and purging and filling five, yes FIVE! bags of clothes to donate. [caption...Read More
Hide Your Ugly Office Tech
I enjoy having internet, hell without it I wouldn't be posting this. However I hate all the technology required for it. Wifi cable modem, router, cables, wires...yuck. They are always a tangled mess of blinking lights and ugly plastic. So what do you do about it? Make friends with some cigar smokers (thanks El Granto...Read More
DIY Coat Rack
For those who follow me on Pinterest, you may have noticed a lot of front hall coat storage solutions being pinned to my "Organization" board lately. Our front entryway is well...a mess. Our front door opens to a square tiled area with no closet and a blank wall. No place to put...Read More