Happy Easter!

easter egg hunt saturday

What a busy (yet wonderful) weekend! On Saturday my hubby and I worked on giving our master bedroom a bit of a makeover! I’ll have the reveal coming next week… I can’t wait to show you! But most of this weekend was spent celebrating Easter. It all began on Saturday evening at my parent’s house. Since […]

Kickin’ It: My Kiddo’s First Soccer Game!


Happy Hump Day everyone! This morning I thought I’d share some photos from my little girl’s first ever soccer game from this past weekend! My daughter Ellie has participated in ballet and tap for the past 2 years (yes, she’s only 4 but her social life is more active than mine!), but recently she’s wanted […]

Home Goals 2012

kitchen before

OK, I guess I’ll jump on this bandwagon and write down my Home Goals for 2012! The Nester is having a Home Goals linky party today and I might as well make a To Do List for the big house projects I want to accomplish this year. So here we go! 1. GREAT ROOM MAKEOVER […]

The Best of 2011


WOW, what a year! I went “live” with this little blog back on May 23rd as a way to record my DIY projects while my hubby was off working nights and weekends. I could have never dreamed that 7 months later I would have over 700 Facebook followers and a daily average of about 5,000 […]



So for any of you who may not be “friends” with How to Nest for Less on Facebook, then you probably haven’t heard the exciting news! Great Day St. Louis from KMOV Channel 4 asked me to do a craft segment on their morning show next Tuesday, November 22nd (the day after my 30th birthday, […]