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If you read the post about my big old house project list last week, you may have noticed that one of the little projects on my list was a wooden tray for the dining room table. Welp, I can already mark that one off because I made a DIY rustic wooden tray and I’m in...

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When I bought my house, someone told me that you’re never really done working on it. After 7 years here, I’m realizing that’s very, very true. Although I’ve touched every single room in some way, whether it’s just painting or a complete overhaul, there’s still a lot I want to do. I was looking around...

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From the minute I bought this house, the one project that I knew I wanted to tackle was replacing the boob lights that were all over the upstairs. If you’re unfamiliar with the oh so classy boob light, it looks like this: The name comes from the rounded bowl shape and the bowl cap at...

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Confession – I am a total tech junkie. If there’s a fancy new gadget on the market, I need to try it. My recent obsession with cool cell phone accessories began when a coworker showed me the charging pad he’d just bought for his new phone. What is this sorcery?? You just lay your phone...

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Wow, we’ve covered a LOT of organization projects, tips, and tricks this month! But just because I know about these things doesn’t mean that my life is perfect or that I have an organized home all of the time. Oh hell to the no! There are days when I’m happy to head to the office...

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I was at the store the other day and found myself in the cleaning product aisle. Holy catnip, Batman! There are a ton of products to choose from. I had to wonder how many of the ingredients in those products I’d be able to pronounce (maybe a few) and how many I could spell (zero)....

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Themed photo booths are so popular right now for every kind of event from weddings to backyard parties. Get into the patriotic spirit with a fun and festive 4th of July photo booth of your own! There are so many great ideas for backdrops, decorations, and props. You could go as simple or as fancy...

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Fixer Upper may be over but the farmhouse style decorating trend lives on. People embrace the casual and easy vibe that farmhouse decor seems to represent. It’s a departure from our fast-paced, busy, constantly “connected” lives. It’s nice to come home to a house that’s comfortable and welcoming after a long day of being in...

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