Friday, October 24, 2014

DIY Checkerboard Table

Painting a Game Table

How to paint a checkerboard table at

When I was growing up, board games were a big part of our family nights.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Halloween Candleabra

Halloween Candelabra Makeover

Halloween DIY decor at

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Fall to Halloween Decorating Tips

Bonus Post: Decorating Tips for Fall to Halloween Transition

I want to share some simple tips with you today.

Tips for making the transition from Fall to Halloween in your decor.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Bold Table Makeover (with Painted Antlers)

Table Makeover with Antlers

Bold Table Makeover with Antlers ~ full tutorial at

 What do Tennessee, Red Necks and a Canadian Girl have in common?

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Pikachu Costume

DIY Pikachu Costume

DIY Halloween Costume ~ Pikachu ~ using Tulip Body Arts products. See my tutorial at

Face painting. Reminiscent of Carnivals, Parties, Festivals and other fun occasions. When my 10-year old daughter, known as Little DIY on this blog, asked for a Pikachu (Pokemon) costume for Halloween, I wasn't sure I could pull it off.

Friday, October 10, 2014

White Bean Chicken Chili Recipe

Comfort Food 

Soups and stews rank up there as one of my favorite meals to make! Not only are they warm and comforting, but they're usually a one-pot cleanup is a breeze! Today I have an easy and delicious recipe to share with you. It is perfect for chilly evenings and it is really quick and simple to make.

Easy, economical and delicious White Bean Chicken Chlil Recipe! A family favorite. See the recipe at

This is a recipe that I've had for years and it's never failed me. All three of my kids and Mr DIY give it a thumbs up every time!

Monday, October 6, 2014

Wood Slice Pumpkins

DIY Wood Slice Pumpkins

If you were driving down Gallatin Rd in middle TN about half past two on a steamy day this summer.....

DIY Wood Slice Pumpkins at may have noticed two gals rolling, lugging, huffing and straining to lift two large and heavy logs into the trunk of a silver Honda Accord Coupe.