Month: February 2016

DIY play table

DIY play table

Here we go again… it is Monday… I feel like I prepare for them but I am never ready for the start of a week. We had a busy weekend around here, having fun, working on projects, and generally kicking butt at life. My 6 year old read me the […]

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The Creative gallery link party #169

The Creative gallery link party #169

Happy Sunday my friends! The Creative gallery link party is here! I’m SO excited to welcome you guys to my link party! Now the features from each of the co-hosts will get shared on the new Creative gallery link part features Pinterest page!  Welcome to The Creative Gallery! We’re so happy […]

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Paper painting, a video tutorial

Paper painting, a video tutorial

Hi Friends, how are we all doing? I am crafting up a storm and also getting my home ready for spring! It is right around the corner and I am pumped for it. I can just see the warmer temperatures, longer days, flowers blooming. Can you feel it? Every time I […]

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Wise Owl paints help freshen up a wall paper organizer

Wise Owl paints help freshen up a wall paper organizer

Hi guys! We established in yesterdays post that it is ok for me to say this. We are making ti through the week, kicking a** and taking names. I mean that literally, I was taking names from one of my kid’s classes for a craft I am organizing. I was […]

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Goodwill finds and project updates

Goodwill finds and project updates

Hi Friends, homers, decorating peeps, our housers… still working on the nickname for you lovely crew. I grew up in southern California where addressing a group as “hey guys” regardless of gender was the norm. Also the use of “shut-up and dude” was standard vocabulary. Here in the Midwest I […]

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Hallway transformation, DIY wainscoting

Hallway transformation, DIY wainscoting

  I am sure by now you have all seen this hallway so many times, I share the pictures of it often. Our home has a hallway that is a big L shape, it is in the center of our home and something we all walk down multiples times a […]

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The Creative Gallery link party #168

The Creative Gallery link party #168

Happy Sunday my friends! The Creative gallery link party is here! I’m SO excited to welcome you guys to my new(ish) link party! You see, the Frugal Crafty Blog Hop has undergone some pretty major changes… Like a new name… A new look… Also some new co-hosts, me being one of […]

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Paper painting, a Japanese art style

Paper painting, a Japanese art style

  Since I started this blog two years ago I have had some fun opportunities come my way. I have also stretched my creativity, tried new things and gained confidence in my skills. Today I am combining all of those things in a new project. I got creative with Paper painting, […]

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Fab furniture flippin’ contest, side table turned into play table

Fab furniture flippin’ contest, side table turned into play table

I am on a serious furniture refresh kick lately, they are so fun to do and the instant improvement is my favorite. I am not a patient person, sure a full room renovation is wonderful and awe worthy, but that takes time. Painting a piece of furniture that was tired […]

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How to update a gallery wall, making a statement

How to update a gallery wall, making a statement

    Ah, gallery walls. They are the bread to my butter, and “my butter” being my home. You need bread for butter and I need a gallery wall for my home, simple as that. I have a really hard time not having a gallery wall in every room, I […]

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