Brittney Smart

Brittney Smart

Staff Writer
Brittney is a wife, a mom of four young children, a writer and editor (B.S. degree in English/Technical Writing), and a lover of interior design. She thrives on finding inexpensive ways to DIY her own home into a stylish yet family-friendly space.
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Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on July 3, 2015

DIY Rolling Storage Cart

Chic, stylish storage is the new black. These industrial-styled DIY rolling storage carts are a perfect solution for storage needs, whether hidden or on display for the world to see (or a hazy somewhere in between). In my home, storage space is at a premium; in fact, it’s pretty much nonexistent, until I spied the...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on June 22, 2015

DIY Drawer Organizer

I think there’s something about Spring Fever that gets in all of us, to some degree, and eats away at us until we clean and organize something. The bug hit me last week, when I went to open the drawers in my kids’ bathroom vanity to be assaulted with hair elastics stuck in toothpaste chunks...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on June 5, 2015

Super Simple DIY Kids Bean Bag Chair: A Step-by-Step Tutorial

Summertime is nearly upon us, which, for many, means kids out of school. This is such a fun time of year – lots of activities to fill their days with. But kids need leisure and “down” time just as much as they need stimulation and exercise, which makes this super simple DIY bean bag chair...

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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on May 20, 2015

20 Nature-Loving Fireplace Ideas

Fireplaces are a sought-after item in homes for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the feeling of comfort and warmth they evoke. This characteristic is particularly true when the fireplace incorporates some element of nature within its architecture, design, or décor. Here are 20 ideas to bring nature into your fireplace...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on May 13, 2015

15 Ways to Clean with Natural Products

Lately, people have become more and more wary of what they’re putting into their homes as far as cleaning agents are concerned. For many, a great debate is waged – do I use chemicals to keep things clean, or do I use natural products to keep things safe? The good news is, these requirements (clean and...

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