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Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s December 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  Trying to stay up-to-date and mix up your Christmas decor can get pricey. This DIY involves repurposing everyday items: tomato cages and flowerpots. Get ready to create…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s October 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  Article by Stephanie Toews Photos By Erin James The weather is changing outside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t bring some sunshine indoors. This super-simple DIY…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s August 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article and photos by Amanda Bowe Are you looking for ways to fill your blank walls? Skip the impersonal, big-box store options and go for something uniquely tailored to you…(Read More)

With spring in full bloom, it’s time to get that outdoor space ready for entertaining, family fun or just plain relaxing. Here are some ideas to make your space THE place to be! Splash on Some Color! Old wooden patio furniture can be new once again with just a fresh coat of paint. Try…(Read More)

As winter thaws, the evidence of the season spent in hibernation may be apparent in the lack of organization taking over each room in your home. Also referred to as: What clutter, What a mess, How can you find anything in here?! To get ready for spring initiate some spring cleaning and organization! In this…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s February 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  Photos and article by Ginger Lueck Here is a fun and easy craft to make for Valentine’s Day that is cute enough to leave up the entire year long! Supplies…(Read More)

Oh Fall, how we’ve missed you. With your cool, crisp temperatures, and your beautiful falling foliage — you are the stuff of entirely too-long-summer dreams. Don’t even get me started on the scarves, the boots, and the chunky sweaters. (You won’t be able to shut me up!) And yes, I am…(Read More)

I hope you all had a chance to read my article on trending vintage camp trailers in the July 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine! I know I enjoyed writing about my experiences, and taking the photos of my cute little trailer! I also enjoy all the waves and enthusiasm from admirers as I travel…(Read More)

Let’s face it, moving is hard. It can be a challenge boxing up a house full of packed closets, overflowing drawers and heavy furniture. It can be even more of a challenge packing up memories and moving forward onto somewhere new. Maybe you are expanding your family and need more room, or perhaps an…(Read More)

Pulled from the pages of the June 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine, get the how-to on creating this lovely wood slice chalkboard, found in ‘5 simple ways to bring the outdoors inside.’  In the spirit of tree houses, campouts and the great outdoors, I thought it would be loads of fun to create…(Read More)