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DIY Furniture Plans // How to Build a Sauder Shelf Table

DIY Furniture Plans / How to Build a Sauder Shelf Table

I'm back in the saddle my friends, and I have missed you guys and making our sawdust dreams come true. I have been busy with life of course but I have taken on a really fun side project and I can't wait to tell you all about it! I think you will love it!

Today's build is a simple yet statement making piece that is perfect for an end table or nightstand and would be fabulous as an accent table anywhere you need some display and storage... Read More

Rose Pruning Class

Rose Pruning Class

Learn everything you always wanted to know about pruning roses. The classes will be held on two Saturdays both at 9:00 a.m. Jan. 23: Repeat Blooming Roses. Jan. 30: Once-Blooming Old Garden Roses. Come to one class or both. All classes include hands-on pruning of the roses.

Homegating is the New Tailgating // Tropic of Mule + Other Easy Gluten Free Football Watching Foods

Homegating is the New Tailgating / Tropic of Mule + Other Easy Gluten Free Football Watching Foods

The overabundance of merry making this time of year truly begins to saturate my every waking minute... yours too? I think a nice little reprieve for a day, to remind us of what life was like before the Holiday season began, is best filled with a return to America's favorite pastime and a bit of tried and true home-gating. After all homegating is the new tailgating, because when you can't get to the game... bring the game to your home and enjoy watching from the comfort of your couch! Maybe that gives you the perfect excuse for staying in pajamas all day and making merry in an altogether different sort of way! With some easy gluten free football watching food and the tastiest cocktail this side of the Mississippi, you can't lose - and maybe your team won't either! ... Read More

GIFTED // Gift Guide for the Homebody

GIFTED / Gift Guide for the Homebody

If you find yourself here now and especially if you visit this little space of mine frequently (thank you - I heart you!), you are very likely a homebody to some extent. Since like seems to attract like, there is a pretty good chance that you hang with other homebodies. If you need a bit of inspo for what to give these awesome folks, I have rounded up a few of my faves from around the interwebs. Each of these items will definitely help elevate their quality of life, inside said homes, where they happen to park their bodies... ... Read More

TDC is Hiring!

TDC is Hiring!

We're hiring! Yahoo... I am officially looking for some additional help in the drafting and plans department around here, with a project request list a mile long and updates that need to be made to existing plans it just might take a village to get her done... so if you are familiar with sketchup and the furniture building process, you may be a good fit!

DRAFTSMAN / FURNITURE BUILDER

// This is a paid position and is perfect for the guy or gal who wants to work from home on a part time basis. How and when you work is entirely flexible and pay is structured by project so speed and proficiency are helpful for increasing your earnings... Read More

Skipping home inspections can be a costly mistake

Skipping home inspections can be a costly mistake

Navigating the path between the dream of home ownership and getting the keys to your dream home can feel daunting, because of the countless steps in the transaction process. Sometimes it’s difficult to tell which steps are really necessary or what purpose they serve... Read More

Free DIY Furniture Plans // How to Build a 4 Post Canopy Bed

Free DIY Furniture Plans / How to Build a 4 Post Canopy Bed

You've been working so hard lately! It's time for you to have a luxurious bed that you can flop your tired body into at the end of the day. Check out this 4 Post Canopy Bed! It's a simple construction with TONS of character. After you wake up from your restful slumber, we want to see your hard work!... Read More