Best Hammer Drill for DYI Enthusiasts & Home Projects

best hammer drill

Hammer drills function like standard drills, however, they include a back-and-forth hammering function that drives the screw into a material. They also have a clockwise or anti-clockwise drilling action. Furthermore, they offer combined capabilities of an impact driver, a regular drill and small jackhammer. When it comes to remodelling and renovating your home, you need … Read more

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Best Palm Sander for Your Wood Workshop

palm sander reviews

You will save a lot of time as well as energy using a palm sander compared to the manual approach and without having to compromise with the quality of the final result. Whether you need it to get kitchen cabinets ready to paint, sand old paint off a piece of furniture or smooth down a … Read more

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Best Bluetooth Headset for Truckers: Top Picks

best bluetooth headset for truckers

As a truck driver, using your phone while driving can be very risky moreover, you can put other road users in danger if your hands and eyes are not focused on the road ahead. To lower this risk, you need the best Bluetooth headset for truckers while driving. The headsets are readily available on the … Read more

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The Best Crabgrass Killer for Your Lawn

best crabgrass killer

Having an attractive, nourishing green lawn is a dream of each gardener. But then, weeds such as crabgrass makes any lawn less appealing. The weed is easy to identify as it has a crab-like shape. Fortunately, if you need help with this weed, the best crabgrass killer products are now available for you. For your … Read more

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Best Camping Air Mattress for Comfort in 2022

best camping air mattress

Camping is an amazing way to relax from stresses created by daily routine. It has gained a lot of popularity as urbanization has grown. However, camping in the wild is not as easy as one can think of, more so when it comes to sleeping in the outdoors. You need at least a camping air … Read more

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5 Best Gas Powered Hedge Trimmers for a Tidy Hedge

best gas powered hedge trimmers

If you are planning to work on a landscaping company or a large yard, then you will require a gas powered hedge trimmer. Gas power hedge trimmers are losing popularity these days due to battery powered hedge trimmers getting very popular over the recent years. Despite this, they still have their place and will still … Read more

5 Best Mulching Blades for Lawn Mowers

best mulching blades for lawn mowers

You might work very hard mowing your lawn and still end up with ugly clumps of cut grass sitting on that groomed lawn. Even people who want clippings to go back to the soil as nutritional mulch won’t gain many benefits from the large balls of grass. The solution to these burdensome bunches of grass … Read more

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5 Best Electric Chainsaws for Yard Work

electric chainsaws for yard work

Sometimes your yard work might extend to jobs like pruning trees, cutting up fallen tree limbs, cutting firewood or trimming some fence posts to size. Having the best electric chainsaws will let you take an easy and quick approach to the jobs. All you have to do is simply plug it in or snap in … Read more

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The Dremel 8220 Cordless Rotary Tool Review

The Dremel 8220 Cordless Rotary Tool Review

Are you bored using corded Dremel tools for years? Why don’t you buy a cordless one then? You will be amazed while using the cordless Dremel 8220 as it has come with many new eye-sparkling features. This article is about the Dremel 8220 review, so, those who are new and want to buy the Dremel … Read more

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How to Cut Gemstones with a Dremel

How to cut gemstones with a dremel

Do you want to know how to cut Gemstones at home yourself? Or are you searching on the internet on how to cut gemstones with a Dremel? Well, you are in the right place as in this article our main concern is to help those gems lover or jeweler lover to cut gems by hand. … Read more

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Sunroom redesign

sunroom design

I recently completed a redesign of a sunroom for friends of mine and thought you guys would like to see some before and afters. I know it’s been forever and a day since I’ve posted on my blog, but I’m hoping to get back to it as projects arise. So here we go–let’s dive into … Read more

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Our New Kitchen

new kitchen

This post has been a loooong time coming. If you follow me over on Instagram, you know I’ve been saying for weeks now that I’d take some pics of our new kitchen. Well here they are finally. We moved into our new house on December 27, 2016 and knew right away (actually before we even moved … Read more

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House exterior update

house exterior update

This is what our house has looked like up until recent days. Remember when I painted the front door magenta? That was way back in April! After that, Mitch bumped out around the door and attached the faux side-lights and things kinda came to a grinding hault. I suppose that’s what happens when you work on/complete projects as … Read more

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Summer hike

summer hike

We went for a walk today and I thought I’d bring my “real” camera along. We saw lots of cool things, including an interesting box turtle making his way around the middle of the woods. Ryder discovered him when he almost stepped on him. After briefly researching when we came home, we learned that male … Read more

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A mailbox makeover

This project was a loooong time coming. As a matter of fact, I blogged about wanting to fix up our mailbox here, almost 4 years ago (!!!). But you know how it is–projects like these tend to sit around for a while, even if you have good intentions. And we totally did. We even had a … Read more

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The Day I Painted Our Door Pink

door pink

So it all started a couple weeks ago when I sent Mitch a text… Magenta. While I don’t really consider myself a girly-girl, I do enjoy this pinky-purple colored hue. And after educating Mitch on the shade, I couldn’t get it out of my head. I needed magenta in my life. Like yesterday. So where … Read more

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Our dining room

dining room

I noticed the other day when looking through my house tour, I never officially revealed our dining room. If you’ve been following MLST for a little while, you’ve probably seen lots of dining room pictures, primarily from the DIY projects that were completed in that room. But I thought I may as well show you guys … Read more

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Molasses Cookies Made with Coconut Oil

molasses cookies

Just in case you guys haven’t noticed, I’ve kinda been in a baking mood lately. I think cooler temps does that to me (you, too?) ‘Cause after all–who wants to turn their oven on in the summer months of 90 degree days? Cooler temperatures, heartier flavors, and spices just are another reasons to love fall. … Read more

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A DIY Bridal Shower Gift

diy bridal shower gift

Now get out there and get your shower on!Wait…that didn’t come out right…I went to a bridal shower this past weekend. It was for a girl who used to be in my 4th grade class. Isn’t that just crazy?? Bek and I reconnected when she took our family pictures last year. And I was thrilled when I got … Read more

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Going over to dark side

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It’s time to mix things up in our basement family room. For newbies to the blog here, a couple years ago, Mitch and I decided to stay at our (what was then) two-bedroom rancher and make more living space out of it for our growing family. We started in the unfinished basement. You can read … Read more

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Diy barnwood table


Have you ever had one of those projects that you have been planning for years? You have all the supplies and have thought it all out but the only thing missing is time and motivation. Well we probably have a ton of them but one in particular was the barnwood table that we just finished … Read more

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