Practically Creative Living: The Bean Family

By | April 27th, 2017|Community, Featured Guests, Foundations, Home Care, Lifestyle|

This month, we had the opportunity to get away from city life and visit our dear friends on the island of Kauai. We had been talking with them for months about making time to [...]

DIY Wall Mounted Rack

By | April 14th, 2017|Featured Guests, Home Care|

If you've ever rented a living space, you may be familiar with the limited options for utilizing wall space. Our rental contract prohibits holes in the wall, so it challenged me to come up with [...]

DIY: Repurposed Sweatshirt

By | January 17th, 2017|Home Care|

Last month, I was sifting through my closet to see what I could purge before the new year. I had often passed up my college sweatshirt for the Salvation Army pile, but this time I [...]

DIY – Upholstered Piano Bench

By | November 21st, 2016|Home Care|

I love a good deal, but I love even more when I find things for free. Where we live, people place their unwanted household items out on the sidewalk in front of their homes or [...]

Fluffing the Nest: Making Your Home a Place of Rest

By | September 29th, 2016|Foundations, Home Care|

I had this idea a few months ago to write about the importance of creating a calming atmosphere in one’s home. At the time, we were living in a dark apartment building in the middle [...]

DIY Home: Rustic Dining Table

By | September 9th, 2016|Home Care|

Living in Hawaii, we make friends with folks who will most likely end up moving back to one of the mainland states. That is how we acquired this beautiful dining room table. Thanks to the [...]