Liza Greis

Do-it-yourself projects and Home Decor

Crushing On: Mustard

Mustard, yellow, gold, whatever you chose to call it, I am crushing on this color! I have always loved it and have always had this color somewhere in my home. It is such a happy color and works well with any design style. Here are some of my favorite examples of mustard home decor. Mustard […]

Refresh Old Garden Gates

I recently revamped my secret garden. Updating the garden meant I needed to also fix up the garden gates. After 8 years of wear and tear, they looked a little sad. I used my Super Finish Max sprayer to re-stain them and I have one up for grabs today thanks to HomeRight who is sponsoring […]

The Effects of the Wildfire

Last Fall our mountains caught fire. You can read that post HERE. It turned into the second largest wildfire our state has ever had. I look out my window and can see the burned scars. For those of you who asked, and those of you interested in a quick update, here you go :) After […]

I’m Not Dead, I Promise…

Every summer I swear I am going to somehow stay on top of the blog. And then the kids get out of school and we party and eat snow cones. And I start doing a whole slew of outdoor projects and I am too wiped out to do much once the sun goes down. I’m […]

Crushing On: Mudrooms

If there was one thing I could change about my house, it would be to somehow add a mudroom. With four boys and a dog, there is a lot of mess involved that could be contained if we had a space for a mudroom. Every time I come across a gorgeous, organized mudroom, I am […]

National Pet Month

May is one of my favorite months for many reasons. Shane’s birthday, our anniversary, garden planting, and because it is National Pet Month! I don’t pay attention to many “National” celebrations, but I can get behind National Donut Day, National Nap Day and definitely National Pet month.  We love our sweet French Bulldog, Kevin, and […]

15 Must Have Gardening Tools

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…Spring! Since I have been doing all sorts of prep work in the muddy outdoors and have nothing blog worth to show for it, I thought I would re-share my post about my favorite gardening tools. Whether you are a seasoned gardener,or just starting out, these 15 must […]

Life Lately

Spring is always such a busy time! Not only with work, but with life in general. Kid’s concerts, taxes, yard work (finally!), end of term projects, etc. I thought I would pop on here and give you an update on what has been going on around here and the upcoming projects you will find here […]