A Kick in the Pants With Duluth Trading Company


I consider myself a pretty motivated guy, especially in regard to projects around the house!  But there are “those” projects that I have somehow managed to avoid like the plague!   You know which ones I’m talking about!  You know, those projects that you’ve previously started but got distracted and never finished.  Well, the excuses […]

Craft Room Updated

Craft Room

I’m so excited to be sharing my craft room with you all again.  We have been in our house for almost 3 years now and even though the craft room has only been complete for 2 years I am still loving it! I love sitting in this chair with Joss and looking out the window […]

10 Things to NOT Overlook while Spring Cleaning

10 things to not overlook while spring cleaning

I’m pleased to announce that The DIY Village is a proud ambassador to Filtrete Brand. I will be the first person to admit I am not the best housekeeper.  I not only get “distracted” by the baby on a regular basis but also when we are working on projects you can forget about housework!  It […]

Ombre Bunny Spring Centerpiece

Ombre Easter bunny bucket centerpiece #spring #easter

I don’t know about you but we had the most beautiful weather in East Tennessee this past weekend and spring fever hit me hard!  I’m currently trying to ignore the fact that snow is in the forecast for tonight. Valentine’s Day has been here and gone, now it’s time to bring on the spring!  Thankfully […]

Installing Penny Tile (Lowe’s Creator)


There are certain things on the Never Ending Honey-Do-List that have taken priority over others…One of the most recent being the need to replace the flooring in one of our upstairs bathrooms.  The existing vinyl flooring served its position with honor and dignity for the first nineteen years of our houses existence. But the last […]