Organizing a Fauxdenza and Hiding a Printer


Yesterday I shared details about the DIY Fauxdenza we added to the office and today I’m back with the details on how this stylish piece adds a TON of secret storage to this space.You can see the fauxdenza if you stand in the kitchen/family room and look down the hall. It looks sleek and brings a… Read More »

Adding a Fauxdenza in the Office


Office Updates The last time I checked in the office had just been painted. After a little hesitation, I decided to step outside of my comfort zone by choosing to paint my walls white for the first time ever! Since the office is pretty darn empty right now, the white does seem a little stark…… Read More »

Body Love

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 8, 2017 Comments

A few weeks ago we hit publish on the most vulnerable post of our blogging career. Not only did we disclose our pant sizes for anyone on the internet to read, but we each chatted about some of our own body insecurities. We thought it was important to share this information because we want to keep… Read More »

How Do We Like it Now? Take 2

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 7, 2017 Comments

Over the past 4 years, we’ve both documented just about everything that has happened within our homes. From DIY projects to new furniture purchases…you guys have seen it all! But what happens long after we publish that blog post? How do we really like living with those projects & purchases 24/7/365? Today, we’re giving you… Read More »

How We’re Learning to Live with Less

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 6, 2017 Comments

We’ve touched on the topic of minimalism briefly here on the blog, but we feel like this important subject deserves an entire blog post! We’re both really trying our hardest to only bring items into our homes that we absolutely love. Many of you have been vocal about your desire to do the same, so… Read More »

Finding the Perfect White Paint Color for the Office


Happy Friday, I hope everyone is having a great week!! Before we sign-off for the weekend, I’m excited to check-in with some office progress. For those of you who are just joining us, you can get caught up on our plans to transition our current guest room into an office here. The Plan Long story… Read More »

Our Best Tips to be a Successful Blogger

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 2, 2017 Comments

Next month we will celebrate 4 years of blogging. 4 years! We really can’t remember our lives before this blog, but then again…we still feel like we just started this crazy journey! During these 4 amazing years, we’ve learned a lot about blogging. A heck of a lot. Before we began The DIY Playbook we… Read More »

The DIY Playbook Style Series – Fitness Goals

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 1, 2017 Comments

For last week’s style series, we chatted all about our favorite athleisure wear. Those items were some of our favorite for both lounging around the house and in less frequent cases…actually working out! Today, we wanted to chat a little bit about how we each workout and share a few of our healthy-living goals for… Read More »

Happy Hour No. 6

Bridget & CaseyJanuary 31, 2017 Comments

To us, Happy Hour is a time to sit back, relax, and catch up with friends. It’s a time to chat about everything and anything, and that’s exactly what we bring to DIY Playbook’s monthly Happy Hour.  We want these monthly posts to be a chance to catch up with friends and bring just a… Read More »

6 Simple Ways to Finally Get your Receipts Organized


Real Talk: I’m a pretty organized person. I’m not perfect or obsessive about organizing but I can confidently say that if you were to stop by my house unexpectedly, it would look pretty close to the photos you see here on the blog… maybe without the fresh flowers all the time or the bed made on… Read More »