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Mustard Yellow Dresser Makeover

Mustard Yellow Dresser Makeover

We have a bright and happy dresser makeover to share with you.  It was one of the first pieces of furniture we purchased after totaling our RV and moving into a house rather suddenly.  It was tucked away in a booth at an indoor flea […]

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

My sewing machine was another casualty in our RV wreck.  I was really getting into quilting and had several projects in the works, so an upgrade was in order.  It needed to have a wide throat to fit larger quilts through, a metal casing and […]

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

We are finding all kinds of interesting things on our rental property.  One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, right? Dave surprised me by pulling these punched metal chairs with stars out of the woods one day. They are pretty cute, and a matching set […]

How To Install RV Flooring

How To Install RV Flooring

Here’s the final tutorial about our RV that was totaled a week after we finished renovations, and it’s all about flooring.  We will cover how to remove the previous carpet and linoleum, choosing the right flooring for a RV, preparing to install flooring (especially when […]

RV Makeover

RV Makeover

We put a lot of work into our RV renovation in the weeks leading up to it getting totaled. (More about that here.)  If I had known what I know now, I would have taken a lot more photos.  There was still some finishing work […]

RV Life Lately

RV Life Lately

We have been busy little RV living bees lately with projects in the works all over the place.  This peel-and-stick back splash in the kitchen really brightens up the whole space.  I need to make a new curtain for this window because the one there […]

Happiest Camper Shop

Happiest Camper Shop

Introducing the Happiest Camper Shop featuring vintage trailer designs in fun colors and patterns that will turn anyone into a happy camper.  The campers can be purchased on mugs, phone cases, t-shirts, onesies, pillows, and more.  Check it out! Happy Camper – Less House More […]

Infant Cactus Costume

Infant Cactus Costume

This baby cactus is the cutest Halloween costume ever!  It is super easy to make too.  Homemade Halloween costumes are always better than store-bought, in my opinion.  You don’t have to spend a lot of time and money on them unless you really want to. […]

How to Replace a RV Faucet

How to Replace a RV Faucet

The faucet in our 2003 RV stopped moving from side to side, and the nozzle didn’t automatically retract any more.  A replacement was long overdue.  Fortunately, installing a new faucet in the RV was fairly straight forward once we figured out the secret. Note:  This […]

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

During the winter I put cozy fleece sheets on our bed, which made me think about adding a layer of warmth to the baby crib as well.  An internet search didn’t turn up any ready-made fleece crib sheets, so I made my own – and […]