Simple Organization Tips using a Silverware Tray

How to organize with silverware trays - Ask Anna

Personally I think bathroom drawers are one of the worst/messiest drawers in the house. There are so many things that need to be kept in the bathroom that stuff quickly takes over and ends up looking messy and unorganized. So today I’m showing you how I organized the drawers in two of our bathrooms using …Continue Reading

How to Make Carved Pumpkins Last Longer

Pumpkin carving tips

Fall is pretty much upon us, and that means Halloween is just around the corner! So today, I’ll be giving you a tip for how to make carved pumpkins last longer. I’ve also got a few tips that will make carving your pumpkins a little easier! Let’s start with those: Pumpkin Carving Tips Step 1 …Continue Reading

Upcycled DIY Desk Organizer

Upcycled Desk Organizer - Organized 31

Hi there, it’s Susan from Organized 31.  Now that the kiddos are back in school, I’ve been motivated to organize my school supplies.  With all the money we’ve poured out this past month for school supplies and college expenses, I wanted to do some no-cost organizing.  I whipped up an upcycled DIY desk organizer that …Continue Reading

The Easiest Way to Organize Wreaths

The easiest way to organize wreaths - Ask Anna

When I think of this time of year one of the things I think of are all the different holidays and fun wreaths for my front door. I love having a wreath on my front door because it makes it feel more friendly and approachable. The only problem with wreaths though are what do you …Continue Reading

20 Decorative Pumpkins for Fall

20 decorative pumpkins for Fall - Ask Anna

Have you started your Fall decorating yet? I LOVE decorating for Fall because it means it’s time for cooler evenings, spiced candles and trick-or-treating is right around the corner! Since I didn’t really get to decorate for Fall last year, because we were in the middle of tearing down walls and ripping up flooring, this …Continue Reading

Strawberry Cream Cheese Bread

Strawberry Cream Cheese Bread

Warm moist slices of bread filled with sweet strawberries and swirls of cream cheese. This bread is so tasty and so easy to make you’ll want to make it over and over again. Hi everyone! This is Andrea again from Cooking with a Wallflower. And I’m super excited to share my latest recipe with you. …Continue Reading

Dining Room Makeover, Part 1 – Board and Batten Tutorial

Board and batten tutorial - Ask Anna

In my entryway makeover post on Monday you probably noticed that we had also done some work in the dining room. I’m still working on the makeover but today I’m going to share how we added a little drama to the room, with this board and batten tutorial. I’m also giving away a HomeRight paint …Continue Reading

Entryway Makeover with BHG!

Entryway makeover with BHG products at Walmart - Ask Anna

I’m excited to show you my first makeover using the Better Homes and Gardens products available at Walmart. In our new house (I know we’ve lived here for a year but it still feels new) we don’t really have an entryway. When you walk through the front door you pretty much walk into the main …Continue Reading

Our Family Name Sign – a Ballard Designs Knockoff

Our Family Name Sign - a Ballard Designs Knockoff

I’m in the middle of doing a makeover on our entryway because up until now it has been boring and bland. I’m having fun decorating around the door but there was a big blank space above the door that was driving me crazy. The old owners had a metal design up there but it wasn’t …Continue Reading

Budget Back to School Mantel

budget back to school banner

Hey, everyone! It’s Lauren from Mom Home Guide and I am still so excited about being a contributor here at Ask Anna! My kids go back to school today — it’s their first day of middle school! So, I’d thought it would be fun to dress up our family room’s living room mantel for back to school. …Continue Reading

“ABC” Printable Typography Poster

Rainbow ABC Collage PinIt

Hey, it’s Krista again.  I’m gonna keep this short and sweet – with a freebie downloadable treat at the end.  If your life has been as crazy as mine lately, your to-do list is probably longer than the day so I won’t keep you too long. My oldest little guy started school a couple weeks …Continue Reading

How to Keep Rugs from Slipping

How to keep a rug from slipping - Ask Anna

Today I have a quick and easy tip for you! I love having rugs in my home but I hate it when they slip and slide all over the floor, it makes me crazy having to constantly adjust them all the time! So today’s quick tip is how to keep rugs from slipping. It’s actually …Continue Reading