The Barkitect’s Guide to Building the Ultimate Dog Toy Box

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Hey there, fellow paw-ssionate pet parents and four-legged fanatics! Today, we’re embarking on a tail-wagging adventure as we delve into the world of DIY doggy delights. Grab your glue guns, dust off your saws, and let’s build a dog toy box that even the most discerning canine critics would give two paws up! The Pawesome […]

Cardinal ornaments – why you need some

scrap wood cardinal ornaments, DIY cardinal ornaments

Deck the halls this holiday season with these simple scrap wood Cardinal ornaments. With their rich red hue and simple details, Cardinal ornaments are a timeless addition that you will be proud to showcase for years to come. Whether you’re a fan of classic or modern holiday styling, Cardinal ornaments effortlessly blend in with any […]

Simple Halloween crows made from scrap wood

Halloween crows

Got milk scraps? I have a simple and adorably spooky craft for you today; Halloween crows!  A small scrap of wood, a bit of wire and some paint are all you need to bring some Hallowe’en into your decor. I was looking for ideas to use up some scrap wood the other day – I […]

Beginner build: Wood Ottoman Tray

large wood tray, ottoman tray

Can you ever go wrong with trays?  Food trays, decorative trays, patio trays, plant trays… and today I’m sharing this oversized ottoman tray.  This is a repost of a build – one of my earliest – from 2016.   This post contains Amazon affiliate links to items I used.  For full affiliate disclosure please see […]

Adirondack Chair Planter

Chair planter, Adirondack chair planter, novelty planter

Today my friend Chris is sharing his free building plans and tutorial for building this perfectly adorable Adirondack chair planter.  This is a fantastic scrap wood project and will add a touch of whimsy to your porch or patio. Howdy, I’m Chris. A long time friend and extra set of hands for Shelly. You may […]

Free birdhouse plans

free birdhouse plans, DIY birdhouses

Free birdhouse plans for not one, but two different birdhouses! Measurements, cut lists and instructions for these DIY birdhouses – each coming in at less than $4 in wood! One of my most popular posts of all time is the time I shared Ana White’s birdhouse plans.  It was easy, inexpensive, and has lasted from […]

Make your own K-cup holder

K-cup storage, coffee pod storage, K-cup holder

There are so many K-cup (Keurig/coffee) pod organizers out there that there’s one for just about every need.  But none of them hold very many pods.  Today I’m showing how I whipped up this K-cup holder that holds 28 pods, but can very easily be amended to hold even more – in a very tiny […]