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Great find: Modern calligraphy and macro photography with Mari at Crab + Fish
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This morning I got the super exciting news that our bathroom remodel is being featured over on Elle Decor and on House Beautiful. I can barely sit down from excitement! ----- I have been very inspired lately by Mari from Crab + Fi ...
My new swing arm lamp and living room gallery wall
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This is a new lamp we got recently for the living room. It looks similar to the one I originally planned for our seating bench area in the master bath, only we changed the plan for vanity lights up there, and that in turn changed ...
Great Finds: Ana's sewing room, aprons and cucumber snack
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Today we are back at Ana's house. Ana is full of fabulous surprises and today I want to share a couple of them with you. You might remember that I recently helped make over their family room and it was such a fun process. While I ...
7 DIY ideas for a laundry nook in the garage - and 3 things I wouldn't repeat
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This is our laundry room. 'Room' is actually an overstatement. It's more like a nook. In the garage. We made over this nook in the spring, then I snapped a few pictures on our way out the door to a weekend trip at El Capitan. Whi ...
Free Ferris wheel printable and our toilet room reveal
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We are working our way to the finish line for the Master suite. I am here to tell you that the smallest room is finished. You can stick a fork in it. It is done. The smallest room is the toilet room in the bath room, if you were ...
My livingroom is having a moment with a 5 minute DIY succulent
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Categories: Crafts
I am over at Eclectically Vintage today. Check it out here. --- Here is a quick project. A forever succulent to add a bit of green to a tray under our TV. I love how these things come together so easily, and then add a little gree ...
Thrift Score Thursday
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Today I am guest hosting Thrift Score Thursday with Brynne from The Gathered Home and Trisha from Black and White Obsession. These lovely ladies are thrifting queens and they host a hashtag party every week on Instagram and Twitt ...
The patio transformation - before and after
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Welcome to our back yard. I want to take you back for a brief moment to the time when we bought our house and the patio looked like this. Then I will propel you forward at warp speed after that, so be ready. There might be some jo ...
Blog hop - ribbit
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You have arrived at my Blog Hop! Let me explain. I am pretty sure you are not interested in how I take my coffee (not a coffee drinker) or which song I sing along to on the radio (Bohemian Rhapsody gets me going every time), whic ...
DIY laptop bag - some felt, leather, floss and a wooden bead
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For the longest time I have just wrapped my laptop in a piece of gray felt and stuck it into my handbag. It wasn't very practical and the felt would frequently unwrap and leave the laptop screen exposed - I have one of those lapto ...
Homeschooling 6th grade
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Once a year, I write a little recap about our homeschooling year. We have been homeschooling for two and a half years now and we seem to have hit our groove. You can read about why we chose homeschooling in the middle of 4th grade ...
The kitchen pantry - 5 things your next pantry needs
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This is what our pantry looks like now that it is all done. This was one of those projects that was trailing behind the others because we could just close the door. It's so nice that we can now open it and find whatever we are lo ...
The kitchen pantry - before and demo
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Welcome to our old pantry. Well, our pantry door on the left there. This was our long blank wall in the kitchen before we remodeled it to take advantage of this unused space. One of the things we wanted to fix was the appearance o ...
July round-up and highlights
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What a month this has been. First up, let's take a look at all the things we did on the blog, then I will get to some other highlights of the month after that.Flamingo art made with Psykopaint - a free resourceThai curry cashew c ...
Thai curry cashew chicken casserole - paleo
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Have you seen all the organic and free range chicken that is popping up in the stores now? I just recently found good chicken at Whole Foods to make my rosemary lemon chicken nuggets, and then Sprouts started carrying it. Chicken ...
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