Skaie Knox

About Skaie Knox

Decor/Design/Repurposing nerd and DIYer, brand ambassador, freelance writer, and the editor-in-chief for HomeJelly. Skaie is also a signed and published singer/songwriter (Fervor Records/ASCAP) and kid's book author (Big Bug Lunch!). She was voted "Class Clown", and is a rescue dogs crusader.

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    Create a Thanksgiving Kids’ Table Kids Will be Thankful For

    This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links.  As families and friends gather together to give thanks this November, the task of creating a festively decorated table is becoming as important as choosing the type of stuffing to make or determining the exact start time for properly cooking the turkey. And often due to…
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    How To Make Homemade Birdseed Ornaments Kids & Birds Will Love

    This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links.  As autumn quietly approaches, I catch the first sight of tumbled leaves upon the ground, their summer grasp has let go and they’ve turned the most beautiful shades of yellow, orange and red. It’s what I’ve been waiting (and longing) for – the season of holidays….
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    How to Make a Monster Mash Door Decoration for Under $10

    This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links.  Oh, how I just love this time of year! Especially, when autumn leaves wrestle to the ground and make way for the greatest sound, as kids trudge through yards full of them on their way to school and back again. Upon hearing the return of our…
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    How To Craft an Anthropologie-Inspired Cork Mirror

    This is post contains affiliate links. When it comes to decor and design, what is beautiful to you? Is it the form or function of a piece or structure? Is there a color or texture that grabs your attention? Maybe it’s something unexpected and unique that stops you to take a moment’s glance. Well, whatever…
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    Create a Nifty Shoe Nook Organizer From a Single Crate ’n Dowels

    I just had to do it. Yep. I’d just had it with wasting time sorting through mismatched shoes cluttering the floor of my teeny-tiny 1948 beach bungalow closet. It was time to organize! But, with such miniscule square footage for storage, I had to think of a way to create maximum space where there seemed…
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    How to Keep Your DIY Hands ‘n Hand Tools Clean and Happy

    Who knew? After years, dare I say decades, of DIYing, I’ve just discovered something so simple and wonderfully useful that’s also been available for more than 100 years. Uh … better late than never, right? So, what is it, you ask? Well … it’s soap. Yep. That’s it. Soap. Okay, technically, it’s a cleanser, but…
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    Floors Are the New Feature Walls

    If you haven’t already noticed the fantabulous selection of flooring, then, my friend, you might be in for a delightful surprise with today’s post: Floors are the new Feature Walls. Seriously! With everything from wood to concrete, clay and brick, you can now say “Wow!” with floors! Here now are a selection of my absolute…
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    IKEA Table Wow-Upcycled With Wood Batten Pieces

    This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links.  I’ve always wanted to hack an IKEA piece of furniture, and recently I had the opportunity to do so thanks to a friend. Admittedly, I was a bit nervous about experimenting on another person’s item, but, I was confident the technique and tools I wanted to…
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    Veggie Shish Kebab BBQ Pizza Made Easy

    It’s a warm, slightly breezy afternoon, with an assortment of summer sounds wafting through the screen of my front door: the distant chattering of neighborhood kids forming teams to play kick-the-can; a couple of dogs barking ‘n arguing back and forth over fences; the fluttering leaves that occasionally wrestle from their trees, then drift down…
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    Red, White and Blueberry FroYo Sandwich Bites

    This recipe’s name might be a mouthful, but you and your kids will love eating mouthfuls of these delightfully cool and healthy dessert bites all summer! As a professional DIYer and auntie, I’m always looking for ways to spoil my six awesome nieces and nephews, as well as teaching them to do things for themselves….
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