Man Cave: Garage Slob Comes Clean

Man Cave: Garage Organizing on

Do you have a Garage Slob in your home? I do! And it’s time for him to come clean! With Father’s Day coming up, I decided it would be a great time to work with the boys and get the garage organized and fixed up a bit in preparation for turning it into a Man […]

Garden Art from Re-Purposed Shutters


This post is brought to you by Krylon. Hang around here long enough and you’ll realize one thing. It’s very difficult for me to let anything go. My sons are always questioning why I keep things, especially when they are beat up, broken down and in generally bad shape. I think it stems from years […]

Kid’s Summer Survival Kit

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My goal here at Hoosier Homemade, as you probably already know, is to help you be a Hero to your Family. Whether you have young children, or grandchildren, or nieces and nephews, this super easy project is definitely going to help you and them kick off the Summer right! This Kid’s Summer Survival Kit is […]

DIY Bleached Shoes

DIY Bleached Shoes :: Instructions on

Once upon a time, it wasn’t cool to have shoes splattered with bleach. Now though…it’s pretty cool! At least according to our 15 year old, who has been asking to bleach a pair of his shoes. Are you crazy child? I’m not going to turn a perfectly good pair of shoes bad by spraying them […]

How to add Curb Appeal

How to add Curb Appeal ::

The outside of our home is as important to me as the inside. Over the next couple weeks, I will be sharing some tips on how to add Curb Appeal to your home. We begin today with a simple planter, they only take about 10 minutes to put together but adds a lot of interest […]

DIY: Easy Brush Dyed Pillow

Easy Brush Dyed Pillow :: Hoosier Homemade

Ombre, Ombre, Ombre. It’s all over the place, from hair to clothes and it’s even moving into the living room with home decor items. My Front Porch needed a little splash of color, so I thought I’d try my hand at a DIY: Easy Brush Dyed Pillow. I started out this project with little practical […]

How to Build and Plant a Succulent Garden

How to build and plant a Succulent Garden :: Instructions on

Succulent Gardens are becoming more popular every day and for good reason! They are some of the easiest plants you can grow, indoors or out. Succulents come in more than 20,000 varieties, such as cacti, agave and aloe to name a few. They are also very easy to care for, requiring little water and almost […]