Here are four ideas for non-toxic weed killers, if you want to keep your yard free of potentially harmful chemicals. I know there are products on the market that are billed as pet/kid-safe, but I’m more comfortable with these options. They require a little more...
We have an old decorative cast iron water pump in our front yard that I’ve wanted to spruce up for awhile. Since it was really looking more “old” than “decorative,” I recently tackled a quick spray paint project. I wanted to give it new...
Over the course of every summer, we spend hours trying to kill dandelions in our yard. It can feel relentless. But since we have two little boys who love to roll around out there, we’re trying to battle the dandelions in a kid-safe way. Toxic to weeds, but...
Living in Colorado, it can be tricky to maintain nice landscaping over the hot summer months. Our weather is fantastic for enjoying the outdoors, but it feels like a desert by the end of the summer. Xeriscaping works beautifully here, but it’s also possible to...
Spring is right around the corner, and it’s time to get serious about our plans to add some curb appeal to our yellow brick house. I’ve been mapping out ideas for exterior updates, and I think we should be able to tackle most of them over the spring and...
I’m Erin, a Colorado-based lover of all things DIY (and chocolate). I aim to inspire creative folks to tackle home improvement with confidence and style.
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