Montessori Inspired Mountain Range Bed from 2x4s

  Mountain Range Bed and Bookshelves   I was looking for some inspiration on the internet one night for my sons new big boy room. I found this picture on Pinterest. I loved it! So I decided to take it a step further and make a bed that looks like mountains with built-in bookshelves. Inspiration […]

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11 DIY Wood Projects for 2019

My Top 11 DIY Project Goals  2019 1. Barn doors for the hall closet and the laundry room. 2. Table for our coffee station and all my collectibles in the kitchen (cutting boards and rolling pins) I want it to be a mixture of these two. I want shelves for my metal baskets but a […]

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Make Something Special

These are some DIY projects we completed over the holidays.   Refinishing a Rocking Horse and a Dresser   This dresser is special to me because my mom and I picked it out at a flea market years ago in hopes of redoing it to sell. Then I fell in love with it but didn’t […]

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Treehugger Thursday — I’m a Mom, Not a Referee — RAISE THEM NATURALLY

My kids usually adore each other. They take pride in helping one another and each one looks out for the other. They’re precious and adorable most of the time. Lately, however, they have been bickering like CRAZY. Part of the reason, I’m sure, is because my youngest is nearly two and that’s just a challenge […] […]

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Farm Friday — What It’s Really Like

What it’s really like on the farm… We haven’t made a ton of lambing pens yet. We have 2 places that we put them last year. This year we’ve already had two babies so they were full. We decided to put the rest of the mamas in the big field with a tarp hut. So […]

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Treehugger Thursday — 10 Ways Nature Play Nurtures Kids for Life — RAISE THEM NATURALLY

“Mom, can we go to the park?” “Can we play outside?” “Can I ride my bike?” “How Long until recess?” These are questions our kids ask nearly every time the sun is shining. But have you ever thought about why? Why is outside play time so appealing to children? What is it that draws them […] […]

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