How to Build a $25 Barn Door Baby Gate

How to Build a $25 Barn Door Baby Gate

**Update: We’ve had this gate for nearly two years and it’s still going strong. I hope you enjoy this tutorial, and if you need help, visit my Etsy shop and I’ll create customized building plans for you! xo, Sarah** Mister’s first birthday is...
5 Work-from-Home Mistakes (and How to Fix Them)

5 Work-from-Home Mistakes (and How to Fix Them)

  Hindsight is a valuable tool and I’m still learning and striving to do better. Take a look at the mistakes I made during my first year as a WFH writer and the steps I took to fix them. I wanted to do everything (and did nothing instead).  December 17 was a day...
DIY Kitchen Remodel: How We Saved $40,000

DIY Kitchen Remodel: How We Saved $40,000

Kitchen remodels are expensive. Crazy expensive. 10 times the cost of my first car expensive (a 1997 Ford Taurus…remember these sexy boat shows?) Image: Kelley Blue Book Classy. Anyhoo, while working on the loft, we spoke to the construction group who built it...
9 Ways to Upgrade Your Kitchen for $25 or Less

9 Ways to Upgrade Your Kitchen for $25 or Less

This post contains affiliate links. All opinions and recommendations are 100% my own.  The Seattle real estate market is, in a word, completely nanners. It’s competitive, expensive and stressful. When we bought our house back in 2013, we were looking for a...
The Telecommuting Future

The Telecommuting Future

Happy Wednesday! If you’re feeling the drag of mid-week, fear not: I’ve whipped up a handy infographic about the future of telecommuting and all the possibilities a WFH career provides. I’ve talked about the reasons telecommuting works for me and the...
25 Benefits of Working from Home

25 Benefits of Working from Home

Psst…I’m working on something that needs your input. After six years of WFH experience, I’ve compiled a list of daily benefits that a non-traditional work life provides. I’m bursting with info surrounding the whats, hows, whens and whys, so...