DIY Home · Outdoor Space

Building Outdoor Furniture

Between Dan’s time spent working on projects, and the rec space we’ve made with the bar, we  sure spend a lot of time out in the garage. In the summer months, we likely spend more time on our patio and in the garage than we do in our own living room. So it only makes… Continue reading Building Outdoor Furniture

Outdoor Space

A girl walks into a bar…

One of Dan’s summer-long projects was updating our bar in the garage. Little by little, he added some new features and upgraded other original features. This is one of those ever-evolving projects that I’m sure we’ll add to year after year, and is definitely one of the more fun ones we work on. And of… Continue reading A girl walks into a bar…

DIY Projects · Outdoor Space

Building a Trellis Archway

After our Memorial Day Weekend wedding, we visited Cape Cod for our honeymoon. We stayed in a quaint little cottage and spent our days visiting quiet little towns, taking bike rides, and strolling through the neighborhood streets. Every way we turned, we saw beautiful trellis archways that led to a garden or framed a cottage’s… Continue reading Building a Trellis Archway

Outdoor Space · Restore

Another Old Trunk

Guess what I got for you? Another trunk. I know what you’re thinking, but I just can’t help it. I see old trunks laying around and I just can’t resist the urge to take them home. I feel the same way about puppies, but have yet to successfully sneak one into the house. So until… Continue reading Another Old Trunk

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Upcycling Adirondack Chairs

It’s in the thick of summer, which means I get easily distracted by beautiful weather, awesome concerts, family parties, late night bonfires… you know, all that fun stuff that makes July fly by so quickly each year. And in between all that fun are more and more projects keeping us busy in our spare time.… Continue reading Upcycling Adirondack Chairs