Inspiration, bathrooms

I am toying around with the idea of updating my bathroom. And when I say toying around with the idea I mean trying to convince my husband that we can do it and it wont take that long. I don’t mean a complete overhaul. We are not mentally or financially […]

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my project this afternoon

my project this afternoon

My afternoon project, halfway done **You can see the project reveal here** I am trying to get my daughters room ready for her birthday party this Sunday. Her curtains for her bed, which I talked about here will not be ready for her big day. We just picked up our order of […]

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Patterns in a room

Patterns in a room

**The most recent home tour with many updates on patterns** One of the first things I was drawn to when deciding to rejuvenate my house was rooms with patterns. Mainly ones on fabrics. The easiest way to do this and most common I saw was on curtains, rugs, pillows, and upholstered […]

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Ikea EKTORP couch

Ikea EKTORP couch

  **Here is the most recent home tour with this sofa featured** I love my house, it is fresh, welcoming and unique. Not so much in the architecture but in the decorating. I like that a lot of the pieces I have in my home are mine alone. Even if […]

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a beautiful house

An author named Jane Green has a beautiful home, they call it Figless Manor. On her website here, she talks about the process of building this house. It is gorgeous and cozy. I love her kitchen, it is open concept into a great hearth room but still so homey and warm. […]

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Addicted to house TV shows

My name is Emily and I am addicted to house shows. Give me any DIY show, celebrity house tours, house hunters. I want it all. I don’t care about the story line, I care about the house, the projects the décor. I like to figure out the floor plans in […]

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Cane chair redo

Cane chair redo

I love furniture redos! Taking old and worn furniture and turning it new again gives the best results of a project. It also helps you to decorate your home without breaking the bank. This cane chair redo only has a few steps to actually transform them!  A few days ago I […]

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Word canvas

Word canvas

I love word canvas’s. I believe sometimes they are called subway art, or quote canvas, inspirational canvas. Whatever. These bad boys are great. I would go crazy with these things. I feel like this is the newer version of stenciling in the 90’s. A little bit is great but it […]

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my kids decorating additions

my kids decorating additions

                      Can you spot my kids contribution to decorating. Can you spot the Polly Pocket? I was walking down the hallway last night, tucking in my kids when I came across this in the corner of the hallway. No clue […]

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Inspiration, red

Inspiration, red

I love my home, what I have accomplished and what I have planned for the future. But I always come across a picture, light, pillow, curtains, something that I love. But it will absolutely not go with my house. I would have to change the whole color scheme and some […]

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