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Design tips for a Small Bathroom

Design tips for a small bathroom is a sponsored partnership with Bed Bath and Beyond. We recently added on a small powder room to our house.  We have five people…

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Kids Bathroom Organization

  We currently have three kids sharing a standard 80’s guest bathroom.  While we have always done our best to practice the art of thankfulness for actually having running water…

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Painted Piano

I love the idea of a piano as the focal point of a room.  So many beautiful updated painted pianos were floating all over my pinterest feed and I just…

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Pottery Barn Inspired Ruler : $7 verses $99

I love Pottery Barn so much.  Sadly, I am not a billionaire.   Thankfully, I do have $7 and I am married to someone very handy.   In one afternoon my husband…

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Garage Sale Lamp Makeover!

If you have been here for any amount of time you know I am a little bit into garage sales.  Garage sales, thrift stores, estate sales, and Craigslist are almost…

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Our Bathroom Makeover!

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The long journey of fixing up our Fixer Upper is still trucking along.  We have been in our house for just over a year and we finally have our Bathroom…

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DIY Baymax Ornament : Easy Kid’s Crafts from Big Hero 6

This year we made our cutest DIY ornament to date!  Our daughter cannot wait to share her DIY Baymax ornaments with her friends and family.  This craft is truly something…

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Swapdom : Online Swapping Community Recently added Home Goods!

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As someone who loves to shop and trade I was really excited to be introduced to Swapdom recently.  Swapdom is a one of a kind exchange system where folks meet…

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Garage Sale List 2014

Garage Sale

It is no secret that I love garage sales and second hand shops.  Our new little fixer upper is a different layout than our last house and while some things…

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Reclaimed Wood Sign : DIY Decor

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We are having so much fun decorating our new fixer upper on a shoe string budget.  I love thrifting, garage sailing, and re-purposing hand me downs and what others might…

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Country Shabby Chic Room : DIY Decor

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My mom says the love of antiques must skip a generation.  It isn’t that I don’t love antiques, I guess I just don’t love them quite as much as my…

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Convert Buffet table into an entertainment unit

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Once again, please welcome my husband to share a handy demo on how to Convert Buffet table into an entertainment unit.  Inside we house our DVD player, cable box, DVDs, remotes,…

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Minnie Mouse Room : DIY Decor

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Our littlest has reached a rite of passage…. the “Big Girl” room!  No more nursery for her!  Bye bye crib and changing table – hello toddler bed and big girl…

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Star Wars Light Fixture

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A big thank you to my awesome husband for getting behind the Star Wars Inspired room by making this sweet Star Wars light fixture inspired by the Star Wars space…

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Minnie Mouse Room Paint Tutorial

  As just about everyone knows, our little girl loves Minnie Mouse.  I can’t wait to reveal her adorable Minnie Mouse Room make over, but for now I wanted to…

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The Blessings of a Smaller Home.

Today I am sharing about a somewhat unpopular opinion here in America – The Blessings of a Smaller Home, When we were pregnant with our first we decided we needed…

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Star Wars Room

Star Wars Themed Boys Room

My son is somewhat obsessed with Star Wars.  That is a bit of an understatement.  There was no doubt that when he finally got his own room he would want…

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Star Wars Room Paint Ideas

Star Wars Paint

I wanted to share a quick photo tutorial of Star Wars Room Paint Ideas.  The paint matched our vintage Star Wars sheets perfectly! We used Zinsser Primer and low VOC…

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Disneyland Bedroom for a boy or girl!

When our littlest came along, it was a bit of a surprise.  Those of you that don’t know the story, we had thought we would be adopting a 2 year…

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Disney Bathroom

So a while back I blogged about our big kid’s room decor.  I thought it might be fun to share their ‘Jack & Jill’ Disney bathroom. We wanted something that…

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