Old Tissue Box Revived – Spray Paint Season is Here!

Old Tissue Box Revived – Spray Paint Season is Here!

Another consignment shop find has found itself at the end of my spray paint can. Oh yeah.   Spray paint season is once upon us and so let the games begin...   While dropping off STUFF...you know that STUFF that sat in your basement for years wondering if Continue reading

Let’s Connect!

Let’s Connect!

How important is a warm and inviting home? How important is it to be a self-sufficient family? If your answer is, "VERY" then you and I (LMDH) are a good fit. My goal at Love My DIY Home is to provide my readers with ideas and tips on: DIY Continue reading

DIY Photo Restoration

DIY Photo Restoration

I have a friend ... Truth be told, she's more of a seester, and this seester is also my top commentor on Love My DIY Home. Linda and her (my other) sister, Pam, are my adopted sisters - and I even have have a certificate to prove it! Years ago one of them photoshopped my Continue reading

Hobby Lobby Hack – or so I thought!

Hobby Lobby Hack – or so I thought!

I thought I was going to do a candle holder Hobby Lobby Hack...   I've been admiring a few pieces of decor in a friend's house and finally asked if I could do some hacks on her home decor. Check out a picture of my friend's candle holder - I thought it was from Hobby Continue reading

The Mom Conference

The Mom Conference

I have an opportunity for all you moms out there - are you ever stressed out, feel you have no support, or feel alone? When I raised my 15 kids, I often felt that way - um no, I ALWAYS felt that way. Well, here ya go! Check out The Mom Conference. It's Continue reading

Updated DIY Pantry Reveal

Updated DIY Pantry Reveal

That sounds pretty fancy, no? It really isn't. But I am pretty happy to have my pantry in order. It wasn't a terrible mess, but it certainly desperately needed to be organized and pretty. Pretty doesn't hurt. Seriously. Isn't it nice to have something that you visit every day Continue reading

Helpful Websites for DIY Crisis Prep

Helpful Websites for DIY Crisis Prep

  Since looking into pantry preparedness, I've learned a lot along the way and I'd like to share what I've learned. That led me to ask myself, "Am I negligent in the area of crisis preparedness?" I decided I needed to make a list of the helpful Continue reading

Essential Oils – Amazing Theraputic Value!

Essential Oils – Amazing Theraputic Value!

  Essential Oils ESSENTIAL OILS!!! This has been a very exciting month for us. We invested (don't ya love it when people say "invested"?) in the Premium Starter Kit for the  Young LIving Essential Oils.   I say Continue reading

From Trash to Treasure – Update old brass decor, don’t toss it!

From Trash to Treasure – Update old brass decor, don’t toss it!

I told you about the cast off treasures I got from a friend in my first From Trash to Treasure post here. Here are the "before" brass pieces of today"s projects.       After painting the brass finishes with my dark walnut Continue reading

From Trash to Treasure – DIY Hurricane Lamp Candle Holder

From Trash to Treasure – DIY Hurricane Lamp Candle Holder

There isn't always paint involved, or sanding or even glue in every DIY project. A friend was dumping a bunch of old deco at Goodwill and offered to let me look through her box. Woohoo! A DIY'ers hayday! I'm working on four projects today, this one was a 30 second Continue reading