Easy Black Bean Enchiladas

Easy Black Bean Enchiladas

I've been wanting to make enchiladas for as long as I can remember. I've always loved them. But they were one of those things that I found incredibly scary to make. But I finally gave in and made them the other night for dinner. They turned out amazing and delicious.

One Year of Home Ownership: Before & After

One Year of Home Ownership: Before & After

Yesterday marked our one year of home ownership. So, I thought it would be fun to take a look at some before and afters. Sometimes I don't even realize how much we've done to this house.

How to Reuse Old Artwork

How to Reuse Old Artwork

One of the best things about moving into this house was the fact that the former homeowners left us so many awesome things. They left us a lot of artwork. We donated some and kept some. I liked the frames of some of the pieces we kept, but not the actual picture in the frame. So I decided to get crafty.

DIY Wall Lamp Makeover

DIY Wall Lamp Makeover

I think I've mentioned before that the previous homeowners left us quite a bit of stuff. Some of the stuff was super cool and some of it we didn't really care about so we donated it to the local thrift shop. And some of it was kind of cool, but just needed a little touch of modern love.

How (and Why) I Meal Plan

How (and Why) I Meal Plan

I meal plan because I found that if I didn't I ended up with meals like chips and cheese with a side of mashed potatoes and pepperoni. And as good as that sounds, there's nothing like a nice plate of some good ol' home cookin'.

I'm Spending Christmas in a Dorm Room (So 12 Days of Christmas DIY is Ending Early)

I'm cancelling 12 Days of Christmas DIY early this year. I had good intentions with this series. I truly did. I started it last year and it was so much fun. I was hesitant this year because there was so much going on.