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Tic-Tac-Toe, Pinterest Style…

Kiki and I use to play this old time past time game when she was younger. She is now into checkers which she plays with her dad on a Cracker Barrel knit board (you can buy at any C.B.). But … Continue reading

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Eager for summer to come

In preparation for summer I have been trying out some throw pillows and blankets. I like to move things around the house every few months, or with the season. Summer is one of my favorite decorating themes, I will even … Continue reading

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Ladders are my latest obsession…

I have a thing for old wooden ladders. I have 3 in my collection, though one is still waiting for warmer weather to be sanded and cleaned and possibly painted. It is very long, it is as long as my … Continue reading

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DIY Handmade Lavender Sachets

I am not sure why I needed to make lavender sachets. I felt the need to pass them out I guess. Or maybe because it was time for an easy project to use up some scrap fabric. By the time … Continue reading

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Preparing for Spring to arrive and a RIT project…

I have been trying out some spring decor around the house. Today I am working on the family room. I am pulling some throws out, bunnies, flower arrangements, pillow slip covers, and anything else to make it feel Springy. This … Continue reading

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Hardwood flooring finally…

We are finishing putting down the last hardwood flooring. We originally left the original hardwoods for the character but it was in bad shape, missing pegs and chunks missing and had been sanded so many times we couldn’t have done … Continue reading

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Mission: Dyed IKEA Ektorp Sectional (IKEA hack)

I didn’t take a before photo but if you’re looking for an IKEA hack then you are probably familiar with the Ektorp. But here is a stock photo just in case. I have had this sectional for several months knowing … Continue reading

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Just because… Project coming up

Just because I like to take random photos. This is a hint for another up and coming project. Are you overwhelmed with excitement to see what is going to happen? Stay tuned. It will be posted in the next few … Continue reading

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Stairs Makeover…

Its been a while. I have been busy. This is one of the projects we have completed very recently. I didn’t get pictures ready of the before with the ugly carpet on the steps but I did show the progress … Continue reading

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Photo Editing just for fun…

This is just a quick and easy post for you to check out. I had grabbed a photo with my phone while eating at Cracker Barrel a while back. I was having a “bored” moment and thought I would play … Continue reading

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