Affordable DIY Basement, Attic, or Garage Storage Stud Shelves

I always knew my husband was a stud, but now I have proof ๐Ÿ˜Š. While he was recently visiting my “Decorating She Shed” located in our walkout basement, his exact words were, “You need shelves in here, Julie.” My first response was, “Heck, no. Shelves would be way too expensive, and a ton of work.”… Read More

Redhead’s Light & Easy Spaghetti Dishes for Two

I’ve been listening to folks talk about how they have put on weight over the last year during the pandemic, and my husband and I are certainly no exception. I mean, it’s been a very stressful time and there’s nothing more comforting than eating treats, especially when we can’t leave the house ๐Ÿ˜–. About half… Read More

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve been on the prowl for a crispy-on-the-outside, chewy-on-the-inside SIMPLE chocolate chip cookie recipe my entire adult life ๐Ÿ˜†. I’m a little late to the cookies & milk party because I’m 51, but better now then never. I am not kidding you, these are “The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies” I have ever made and I… Read More

Clever Bathroom Tissue Dispenser Ideas

Tissues deserve the spotlight for a change. After all, they’ve been there for us through sickness, sadness, and even a boo-boo. It’s not fair that they have to sit on that cold bathroom counter, in that ugly cardboard box getting all dusty. Instead, let’s showcase our magnificent, versatile, little disposable hankies and give them a… Read More

Julie the Redhead

Meet The Redhead

Hi there! Follow along as my husband & I transform our dated home into a cozy, beautiful retreat where I love to cook & he loves to eat. We share our DIY tutorials, thrifty decorating tips, and makeovers through our free weekly newsletter. If interested, please subscribe above. I look forward to hearing from you! ~ Julie