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My Favorite Room!

The Best Room in the House When Jon and I were dating, this room was occupied by a roommate and was a seriously horrendous shade of Pepto pink…floor to ceiling. So naturally this was the first project that we tackled as a married couple. I knew from the beginning that this would be the perfect…
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Sewing on a Button

A Low-key, 5 Minute Project A couple of weeks ago a button popped off of my suit coat and I haven’t worn it since. I know how to sew a button on. I’ve done it lots of times. Then I saw my wife do it, and she does it better! Check it out. So the…
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Luxe Bidet Neo 120 Installation

  Best Valentines Gift Ever Guess what I got for Valentine’s Day from my wife? If you guessed the Luxe Bidet Neo 120, you were right! I’ve always wanted a bidet and my wife knew it. Isn’t she the greatest? My wife says I should explain what a bidet is in case someone doesn’t know. If…
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A DIY Onesie Tutorial: Binary Style

01010111 01101000 01111001 (Why?) I was trying to come up with a Christmas present for my husband from my newborn son and it came to me…matching t-shirts! How cute would that be and it was something I knew I could make. Winner! After doing a lot of searching for shirt ideas, I still didn’t have…
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Cinnamon Roses

“From the Ashes of Disaster… Bloom the roses of success.” (If you haven’t seen Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, you should. It’s a classic!) So my husband was scrolling Instagram and ran across a friend’s post of her cinnamon roll hearts. They looked amazing and he decided that we should try and replicate these using our…
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Miter Saw Laser Switch Mod

The Problem So I got this miter saw from Harbor Freight Tools back around August or so of last year as part of our Stairs Remodel project. It has a laser feature where the saw projects a laser line onto your workpiece where the cut will be made. This is super handy and made cutting custom treads…
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Johnson Bread

Just So Good This is probably my all-time favorite thing to make in a kitchen. Or if not that, then the thing I have made the most consistently in a kitchen over the last 10 years. “It’s just so good.” That’s what my wife said when I asked her how she would describe it. It’s…
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Stairs Remodel – Retrospective

Why Did We Do This? From approximately July to November of 2017, our stairs underwent a transformation from this:  To this: You may be wondering why we would bother changing the stairs. After getting into it, we wondered that a few times as well! It’s a big project to say the least, especially for two…
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DIY Motivational Workout Calendar Athletic Photo Stickers

Well, the new year is upon us and we are expected to make resolutions. Like most of you, some of our goals include some physical fitness aspirations. I decided that what we needed to stay on track is a big calendar on the wall that each of us can put a sticker on for every…
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