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11 Do It Yourself Tutorials & Tips Not to Miss

In this collection of 11 Do it Yourself Tutorials & Tips Not to Miss you will learn how to make lighting out of copper pipes and upcycled fishbowls, how to make an easy slipcover for a chair, how to build a herringbone wall, and much more! … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {155}

I hope everyone had a Happy Easter! We had a fantastic time celebrating with my extended family in Virginia. My boys spring break was also this week so we just returned home this evening. I think it's safe to say that I'm ready for summer! It was so nice to have a break from the school routine for a bit. Of … Read More...

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Minted Wall Art Print Giveaway

Many of you asked me about the gallery wall I created in my craft room, and today I get to tell you all about it! All of the pieces on my wall are from Minted. Are you familiar with Minted? If not, you have been missing out! Minted gathers some of the world's best design and art from a global community of … Read More...

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How to Cover Cabinets with DIY Removable Wallpaper

Sorry that I've been a bit M.I.A. since last week. Tax filing nearly killed me. If you are a small business owner in the U.S., then you know how painful tax time can be (even if you estimated quarterly). Ugh. Glad that is over with for now! Time to get back to the fun part of this business! Last week, I … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {154}

Any U.S. procrastinators in the house scrambling to get your taxes done today? I am guilty as charged! Ugh and yuck. Every year I swear I'm going to be better at staying on top of my record keeping and every year I fail miserably. This year may have just been punishment and torture enough to push me to use my … Read More...

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Sherwin Williams Hopeful Craft Room

Yay! Today I can finally share with you my entire craft room reveal! This week is Sherwin-Williams National Painting Week, and I was asked if I'd like to participate by painting a room in my house PINK! Pink??? Like baby-girl-nursery pink? Like bubblegum and cotton candy pink? Like Barbie and lawn flamingos … Read More...

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Furniture Hack: How to Turn a Coffee Table into a Desk

Several years ago, I turned this coffee table into a desk. It was even featured on Apartment Therapy! This was waaaaaaaaay back in the ancient times of DIY blogging. You know, like four years ago or so :). But the problem was, it was a pretty terrible project. I even knew it at the time but tried to fool … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {153}

Welcome to the party!  If you are new to the Tutorials & Tips Link party the rules are very simple, please add a text link to the bottom of each post that you choose to link up linking back to this party. Each week I choose around 10 projects to feature, and if I feature you I will use one of your photos … Read More...

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10 Easy Easter Treat Recipes

Spring is finally here after our horrifically long winter and Easter is right around the corner! If you're in the mood to whip up a sweet and easy Easter treat, here are 10 Easy Easter Treat Recipes shared directly to you from the homes of trusted bloggers! Click "Next" to scroll through the gallery and … Read More...

How to Make Greek Key Roller Shades

How to Make Greek Key Shades {with duck tape}

I showed you a sneak peek of my craft room yesterday and today you get to see another peek! For our April Lowes Creative Ideas Blogger Network challenge, we were given the challenge to spruce up our craft room. I told you yesterday that I decided to go a little wild and cra-zay up-in-here, and I can't wait to … Read More...

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Pink Color Palette in Craft Room {sneak peek}

My craft room recently got a makeover thanks to National Painting Week with Sherwin-Williams (#SWPaintingWeek) which starts next week, April 7-April 13th! Each day of next week, you can tune in to SWPaintingWeek.com to see room reveals, or furniture reveals from some of your favorite bloggers. I was asked if … Read More...

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {152}

Welcome to the party everyone! If you are new to the Tutorials & Tips Link party the rules are very simple, please add a text link to the bottom of each post that you choose to link up linking back to this party. Each week I choose around 10 projects to feature, and if I feature you I will use one of your … Read More...

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Easy Healthy Snack Idea: Alpine Lace Swiss Cheese & Prosciutto Wrapped Apples

I have been on a mission this year to balance my life and take on some internal DIY projects. Many of you tune in here for my tips on affordable decorating and easy DIY projects, but somewhere in the midst of sharing all of that home decor goodness I neglected my health, my friends, and ultimately my "life … Read More...

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Trend Alert: Dalmatian Print Home Decor

As you already know, adding a touch of black and white to your room design is a tried and true way to punch up a room's chic factor. And of course including a touch of animal print in the room is also a great way to go. Combine the two and you have the makings of a glamtastic room! So what is black and white … Read More...

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10 Amazing DIY Blogger Projects

Take a look at these 10 Amazing DIY Blogger Projects and get ready to feel inspired! Sprucing up your home for spring just got easier with these 10 creative and inventive DIY hacks.   … Read More...