farmhouse fall console table

Farmhouse Fall Console Table

Fall is finally here, so I recently celebrated by decorating my living room's console table for fall. I wanted to be thrifty, so for the table I used items I already had on hand, or used finds I got at the dollar store or at Target's Dollar Spot.

diy rolling magazine crate

DIY Rolling Magazine Crate

I am a BIG magazine reader. The problem is that I don't know where to store them all! I recently put together an incredibly easy to make rolling magazine crate for my magazine stash. I keep the crate by the sofa or roll it to where I want it to be.I like the look of raw wood, so I kept my crate project incredibly simple -- I didn't even paint the crate. (But a crate could easily be spray painted for this project.) I simply just screwed on some caster wheels.

colorful bay window seat for summer

Decorating a Window Seat

Do you have a window seat that you don't know how to decorate? Window seats can sometimes be hard to decorate. For the longest time, I didn't know how to improve the look of the window seat in my home's living room. The space looked rather drab and sad for quite some time.

veggie gardening made easy

Veggie Gardening Made Easy

I've had a vegetable garden for several years, with not much luck. I'm not the best at weeding (I don't weed enough), and critters (rabbits and groundhogs) are always always eating my vegetables! I decided to trade in my backyard garden plot for a raised planter instead, and couldn't be happier!

coffee table to sunny outdoor patio table

Coffee Table to Sunny Outdoor Patio Table

I love to add new decor and furnishings to my house. I often find ways to update my home with not much cash. One of my favorite projects is a sunny patio table that I created from an old coffee table that had once belonged to my parents.

diy pillows for a sofa from cloth placemats, crafts, home decor, painted furniture

DIY Pillows for a Sofa From Cloth Placemats

To complement my new Mohawk Home area rug and my new sofa, I created colorful pillows for my living room. The pillows are actually stuffed double-sided cloth placemats, and cost me less than $10 total.

diy chalkboard front door decor

Easy DIY Chalkboard Front Door Decor

I love to add decor to my home's front door. I usually craft wreaths for my front door. But when I spotted an inexpensive hanging chalkboard in the dollar section of a favorite store, I decided to create a quick chalkboard art project for my home's front door instead.

scrappy valentine s day wreath

Scrappy Valentine's Day Wreath

I wanted to hang a Valentine's Day wreath on my home's front door. But I didn't want to run to the craft store for supplies or invest big bucks to purchase one. So, I repurposed some leftover ribbon, felt and mini wood rounds that I had from some Christmas crafts to create a brand-new wreath for Valentine's Day.

silver reindeer christmas table

Silver & Reindeer Christmas Table

The kitchen is the center of my open floor plan home. So this year I wanted to make sure that I decorated the kitchen table! All I needed were just a few items to give the table a fun and festive look.

lace and ivy boho christmas wreath

Lace and Ivy Boho Christmas Wreath

The holiday season can be so rushed and hectic. So for a Christmas wreath this year, I decided to go rustic and minimal and create a low-stress lace and ivy Bohemian Christmas wreath.

Lauren of Mom Home Guide
Lauren of Mom Home Guide
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About meI love making DIY decor, decorating my home and working in the garden!