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Before & After: Dated Green Cabinet goes Farmhouse Chic

Before and After: Dated Green Cabinet Goes Farmhouse Chic

I just love the way this project turned out!  Our Farmhouse Chic cabinet began as a bright green 1950’s curio cabinet scored for $75 on Craigslist.

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Heavy Duty Laundry Bag

Nesting Mode: Organization and Home Beautification

For some reason, January always seems to usher in an enormous wave of Organization and Home Beautification at my house.  Add pregnancy to the mix, and I am in serious Nesting Mode.

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T-shirt Rosette Tutorial

Some time ago, I showed you this Super-Cute, Super-Thrifty, Easy DIY hat, which is one of my favorite solutions for a bad hair day.  In that post, I promised to share instructions for creating a rosette like the one on my hat.

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Old Dresser with New Knobs

An Old Dresser gets a Simple {and Thrifty} Upgrade

Have I mentioned how much I love Hobby Lobby?  {Sigh} Check out this $12 upgrade to a beloved, old dresser–yet another example of Decorating with Junk…

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Best Wall Mounted Drying Rack Ever

Laundry Room Makeover, Part 3: The System {The Drying Rack}

I spend a lot of time in the laundry room.  It’s like my home-within-a-home.  And this space serves as a passageway from the main living area to the powder room, which puts the contents of the laundry room on display for guests. Two very good reasons to give some attention to this small, hardworking room–don’t…

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Harvest sign

Running Behind: Happy {Belated} Fall!

What with our trip to London {it was so great, and I’ll be blogging more about it sometime soon…} at the beginning of the month, and then trying to play catch up in all areas of life upon our return, we basically skipped the first half of fall. Which is a little bit sad, because…

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Vintage Diaper-Changing Station

  And yet another example of why I love to decorate with junk…..

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