5 Minutes At A Time

5 Minutes At A Time With Kris & Wendy

Welcome to "5 Minutes at a Time" with Kris & Wendy Hager.  You can hear our show every Saturday at 12pm on AM 930 The Answer.  We will share our life experience and how taking life in 5 minute segments can help you survive even the most difficult events in life and if life is wonderful and sailing along, learn to be present in the moment and THRIVE, 5 minutes at a time.

We enjoy doing DIY projects because it saves a lot of money and there is a sense of accomplishment when you view your own work.  However, spending hours on end is not our "thing".  Quick DIY's work much better for us!

Maybe some of these ideas will inspire you!

This is just the start . . . check back for more!

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Painted some white pillow cases with wall paint to make decorative accent.

Painted some white pillow cases with wall paint to make decorative accent.

Used simple board and attached some bins from Michaels to make a cute display.

Used simple board and attached some bins from Michaels to make a cute display.

Bought long boards from home improvement store then hand ripped some nautical charts and decoupaged them onto the boards.  Added some metal corner decorations.  Yes, the lower one looks crooked because of the way I ripped it . . . Carson said it gives it character!

Bought long boards from home improvement store then hand ripped some nautical charts and decoupaged them onto the boards.  Added some metal corner decorations.  Yes, the lower one looks crooked because of the way I ripped it . . . Carson said it gives it character!

If you need risers to vary heights of things . . . build them!  Easy and Inexpensive!    

If you need risers to vary heights of things . . . build them!  Easy and Inexpensive!

 

 

This takes some talent.  Kris took an old nautical chart and painted, but then we just used regular boards from the home improvement store and made a simple rustic frame.

This takes some talent.  Kris took an old nautical chart and painted, but then we just used regular boards from the home improvement store and made a simple rustic frame.

Took half pallet and made cute rustic towel holder for Carson's bathroom.

Took half pallet and made cute rustic towel holder for Carson's bathroom.

Carson has a loft bed (Kris made it and I'll post pictures soon) and needed some floating shelves up where he sleeps, but finding studs in the right place was difficult.  We decided to attach the shelves to another board and . . . poof . . . it worked!

Carson has a loft bed (Kris made it and I'll post pictures soon) and needed some floating shelves up where he sleeps, but finding studs in the right place was difficult.  We decided to attach the shelves to another board and . . . poof . . . it worked!

Everyone has seen these galvanized pipe diy curtain pipes.  Well, they do work and I love them!

Everyone has seen these galvanized pipe diy curtain pipes.  Well, they do work and I love them!

Had an old antler from my grandfather so I paired it with a special bottle of wine that Kris had.  Didn't take any work and looks great!

Had an old antler from my grandfather so I paired it with a special bottle of wine that Kris had.  Didn't take any work and looks great!

Made a home schooling area for Carson.  Kris built the desk and we came up with the rest.

Made a home schooling area for Carson.  Kris built the desk and we came up with the rest.

"Nothing real can be threatened, Nothing unreal exists, Here in lies the peace of God"