Author Archives: jamin

birthday pancakes

birthday pancakes

It was circa 2007 long before we’d found our design style or perhaps before I had relinquished control and freed myself …read more

easy handmade push pops

easy handmade push pops

Someone described the Alabama humidity to us the other day, by saying it felt like “walking to into a yawn”. …read more

patriotic tic-tac-toe

patriotic tic-tac-toe

If we’re being real honest, I wasn’t what you call a model student when I was younger… Or a model …read more

the very best southern fried chicken {and summer veggies}

the very best southern fried chicken {and summer veggies}

summer veggies and melt in your mouth fried chicken – you’re gonna want this ultimate summertime comfort food reciperead more

build your own crate

build your own crate

how to build your own crate – the drawers from our studio and how we made themread more

fish tacos and pico de gallo

fish tacos and pico de gallo

One of our favorite little summertime recipes… a simple recipe for warm weather fun!read more

how to make a cutting board

how to make a cutting board

how to make your own cutting board – the perfect little handmade gift and a beautiful addition to any kitchen!read more

how to repair hardie board siding

how to repair hardie board siding

How to repair hardie board siding : A simple step by step for one of those nagging projects you may have been meaning to get around to.read more

chipotle stuffed bell peppers

chipotle stuffed bell peppers

Chipotle Stuffed Bell Peppers – the perfect little party dishread more

the very best grilled hamburgers {in the history of ever}

the very best grilled hamburgers {in the history of ever}

The very best grilled hamburgers in the history of ever. Because it’s just that time of year, and you’ll be so glad to have this party staple at hand.read more

how to seal & stain wooden countertops

how to seal & stain wooden countertops

How is your wooden countertop holding up? A sweet reader wrote in with a great question, and today we’re sharing how we’ve taken care of it, and how to keep it looking wonderful.read more

homemade shrimp alfredo

homemade shrimp alfredo

A delicious little pasta dish with shrimp, bell peppers, spinach and tomatoes… smothered in a homemade alfredo sauce – need we say more?read more

easy ways to add curb appeal

easy ways to add curb appeal

That time our house was still UPS brown on the front… and sides. More head hanging shame. Plus a few of our favorite ways to bring easy curb appeal to your home.read more

easy privacy for an outdoor space

easy privacy for an outdoor space

Sharing a great, easy idea for instant privacy in that outdoor space, that brings a lot of fun character as well. And a sneak peek at our glampy cabana. Even though I keep telling Ashley not to say that anymore.read more

homemade dog treats

homemade dog treats

She had me at please. Granted, she was giving me the big blinking eyes and cheesy pouty lip face with the gigantic dramatic drawl of the word which almost canceled her out, but Ashley still had me at please.

It’s quite hilarious how quickly they become sweet little members of the family. And we’ve been spoiling them rotten. Today we’re sharing a fun little recipe for homemade dog treats!read more

easy no bake granola bites

easy no bake granola bites

A great healthy snack for little hands: easy no bake granola bites!

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cheesy ranch & bacon potato soup

cheesy ranch & bacon potato soup

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cheesy ranch and bacon potato soup – a great comfort food recipe!read more

pepper jack spinach stuffed chicken

pepper jack spinach stuffed chicken

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Yes, please.read more

party planning platters

party planning platters

easy_new_years_party_planning_platters

When I was a kid I remember being at parties with my parents and overhearing the “old people” talking about how fast time was moving. They couldn’t believe it was already such and such time of the year. Meanwhile I was in the corner stuffing my face with every party delicacy I could find.read more