Chalkboards are the ultimate versatile piece of decor. They can be used as a kitchen menu, a welcome sign for parties, or even a scorecard on game night. I've always wanted one to indicate that something special was happening "Charlie is 2!"
I did a little research and realized a chalkboard isn't all that tough to build. I got all of my supplies at Home Depot and the process was really simple. Check out this easy DIY on how to build a chalkboard from scratch.