An inspiring list of DIY Decorating ideas and home decor pictured tutorials with step by step instructions on how to make over any room with eye popping room design.

Dust Mites and Your Mattress

Trust it or not there are a huge number of tiny parasites that are on the bed at the present time. I am not saying this to frighten you but rather to call attention to a couple of things that you have to do keeping in mind the end goal to keep up a perfect

Icicle Tablecloth for Let It Snow Party Theme {free paper template}

I was asked to come up with some quick gym decor for our church Christmas Party.   We chose a Let It Snow winter themed party for our breakfast with Santa.  So I made these darling doily trees as centerpieces. For the food table, I made this paper template of icicles to create this quick icicle

Learn how to install handrails for steps

If you’re quite the handy person, then you know what handrails are. Just to refresh your memory, handrails are the put in place on steps in order to provide guidance. They don’t seem to have any importance, that is, until the moment that a person walks down the stairs. You have them in your home

DIY Switch Plates with Alcohol Ink

Last fall, I decided to repaint my entire house. Big job but I was sick and tired of the ‘builder beige’ walls so it was totally worth it! Now, my soft gray walls with fresh white trim look so much better. While I love my walls, I did notice they need a pop of color.

How to Give an Antique Look to your Room

Always needed to design your room such that it radiates antique charm, class and elegance, however figured it may consume a hole in your pocket? Well, there are thrifty ways to add a vintage touch to your room. The latest trend in the market is to decorate your room with metal, bronze and wooden products


This is a oil painting I did this week of a few roses from my garden. It can be viewed on my blog, just click here.

How To Make Sunburst Wall Art for Fall Home Decoration

Sunburst mirrors & wall arts are always looking pretty. They are not much difficult to DIY as well. If you are reading my blog for some years, You might remember one of my fun idea about recycling some plastic spoons & making a mirror. It was appreciated a lot by my dear creative readers. Recently

20 Best DIY Farmhouse Decor Ideas

Creating a farmhouse look for any room is easier and cheaper than you think! Today we’re going to show you how to get the Fixer Upper look with these easy diy decor ideas. Whether you’re looking for a vintage, rustic or country farmhouse style these step by step tutorials will give you plenty of ideas to

11 Fun Ideas to Paint Toys

Looking to makeover or freshen up your kids’ toys? One of the easiest and most inexpensive ways is to add a fresh coat of paint. Here are some makeover ideas using non-toxic paint, chalk paint, and spray paint to refresh the toys you already have at home. I’ve even included painting ideas for homemade toys.

16 Best Ikea Furniture Hacks [tutorials]

Creating a chic look for any room is easier and cheaper than you think! Today we’re going to show you how to refinish furniture by using paint and new hardware to transform your contemporary Ikea furniture from drab to fab! We hope these hacks give you the confidence to try revamping furniture in your own home. In case you’re new here, “Hi!  I’m

17 Pottery Barn Kids Knock Off [tutorials]

Pottery Barn Kids has some amazing eye candy in the store that always lures me in. It’s time well spent too because I get some of the best style, decor, and designers ideas to knock off! {snicker}  Transform your kids’ bedroom with the best DIY ideas to make your own Pottery Barn Kids inspired beds, wall

11 Best Selling Sherwin Williams Paint Colors

Looking to makeover or freshen up your home? One of the easiest and inexpensive ways is a fresh coat of paint. Here are some “Fixer Upper” styles using Sherwin Williams paint to refresh the walls in your home for new and trendy decor. {{beautiful!}} In case you’re new here, “Hi!  I’m Laurie” and Tip Junkie

20 Clever Map of USA Craft Ideas [easy]

Wondering what to do with your Map of USA that are probably lying around your home? Try these beautiful wall art ideas to accent your home. They’re not only festive, but a great way to share the places you’ve traveled. These step by step tutorials are going to knock your socks off! How to make Map of USA crafts with

25 Free Mandala Coloring Pages [printable]

Mandala coloring pages are not just for children they’re for adults too! Not only are they fun, but they’re a great way to de-stress and relax. Oh so much to do and so little printer ink. {snicker} How to make a mandala with these ideas which include free printable mandalas, how to draw a mandala, mandala templates,

20 Easy DIY Bathroom Ideas [step by step]

Looking for bathroom ideas to update your bathroom on a budget? I can’t help but be inspired by these DIY makeovers and ways to keep your bathroom organized. From shelving ideas to framing mirrors these 20 ideas should give you plenty of ways to makeover your bathroom. How to makeover your bathroom with these ideas which include farmhouse bathroom ideas, coastal bathroom