30+ Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is quickly approaching, so I thought I’d share a few gift ideas for the special man in your family’s life. Whether you like to create your own gift, get your kids in on the action, or purchase a great present, I’ve got you covered! Scan through this list to find the perfect gift to give this Father’s Day! Read more

DIY Renovation: Our Home Addition Project (Demolition Phase)

Follow along with us as we build our DIY home addition. Check out the demolition phase at www.hunnyimhomediy.com.

Once the planning process of our DIY renovation was complete, it was time for demolition! To prepare for our home addition, we had to remove a large screened-in porch and a tree. After that, we removed a concrete pad and started excavating the area.

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12 Ways to Repurpose Old Bricks

Check out this list of ideas to repurpose old bricks, including vintage brick garden paths, entryways, flooring, and brick decor

We were digging up our back yard a couple of weeks ago to begin laying a foundation for our new home addition when my husband hit the motherload — a never-ending pile of vintage bricks. Now we have a pile of old bricks in our yard. So, I’ve been searching the web for ideas of ways to repurpose old bricks. Read more

Baseball Snack Mix and 9 Other Team Treat Ideas

Sweet and salty baseball snack mix and other team treat ideas for your next baseball snack duty

It’s officially summer sports time! Which means a trunk full of gear and snack duty for us sports moms! My son is playing baseball this year, so I thought I’d share the baseball snack I put together last week — on top of some other cute baseball snack ideas from across the internet. Read more

Planning for a DIY Home Addition

Planning for a DIY home addition, including home addition placement options, creating a floor plan, and DIY home addition financing options

Tackling any DIY home project can be intimidating, but a DIY home addition is especially complex. Planning for your home addition is an integral step in the DIY process because it gives you a chance to outline your addition plans and the costs associated before diving into the project.

The first question to ask yourself when planning a DIY home addition is what the additional space will be used for. In our case, we are welcoming a new baby to the family. Since our home currently consists of two small bedrooms, one bathroom, one living area, and minimal storage space, we knew that an addition was essential. Read more

Yummy Gluten Free Fried Chicken Recipe

Enjoy a classic comfort food made gluten free with this gluten free fried chicken recipe.

I’ve been gluten free for more than two years now, and for the most part, I don’t miss the gluten-filled products I once enjoyed. But, being in my third trimester has brought about a few cravings for comfort food, including fried chicken. So I decided to whip up some gluten free fried chicken the other day. Read more

No Bake Cookie: Pterodactyl Eggs in a Nest

Transform a classic Easter treat into a fun dinosaur party snack with these no bake eggs in a nest.

One of the funnest parts of party planning for me is re-envisioning recipe names to suit the party’s theme. This time, I used a classic Easter no bake cookie at a dinosaur party — making eggs in a nest into pterodactyl nests.

These yummy no bake cookies combine the sweet flavors of butterscotch and peanut butter with the salty crunch of chow mein noodles. Combined with yummy Whopper Easter eggs, these were a hit with the kids, who had fun imagining the nests filled with potential baby dinos. Read more