Easy Weekend DIY–Installing Board & Batten in a Mudroom or Hallway

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This post is sponsored by HomeRight, we are proud to partner with them each month to share one of their fabulous DIY products with you. As always our opinions are our own.    The thought of DIY'ing something can be intimidating, something best saved for someone "experienced" but this … [Read more...]

Design Plans for Our Living Room and Some Valentine’s Decor

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  Happy Weekend everyone! I took some new pictures in our living room and thought I'd continue sharing my design plans in our new house (like I did with the lighting post). My plan was to share Valentine's decor today but we've had a really crazy week so basically, all I have done to … [Read more...]

New Paint + Lighting In Our New House

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  Is it still OK if I call this my new house? We've been here 6 months, does it still count as 'new'? I still have quite a few projects ahead on my radar, so I still feel like it is new to us. I am trying to be better about sharing in-process posts, it seems the trend is to roll out … [Read more...]

Progress + Updates in Our New Dining Room

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    We have turned the six-month mark in our new house, which flew by! Building a house is like being pregnant, it seems to take FOREVER then suddenly you blink and it's been a whole year! Today, rather than waiting to be completely done with our dining room, I thought I'd share … [Read more...]

My Daughter’s New Tween Room

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  I am back today to (finally) share my daughter's 'tween' room decor. I am pretty sure this space is the brightest, happiest room in our house!       When we started this project last fall, I never imagined it would be January when I finally posted about it. … [Read more...]

Holiday Home Tour: Amy’s New Home

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  Welcome to the final day of the 2018 Holiday Home Tour, Christy began our tour last Monday, and I am wrapping it up today showing off our holiday decor. We moved into this home this summer, after beginning the building process last fall, so being able to live here and enjoy the holidays is … [Read more...]

Holiday Kitchen Tour (Amy’s New Kitchen & Breakfast Room)

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  Welcome to another day of holiday decor! Our Holiday Home Tour continues today (see yesterday's post for all the direct links here) but today we were invited by our friend Tammy at Pink Peppermint Design to join in her holiday kitchen tour. So we're breaking from the tour today so I can … [Read more...]

The Best Sheets for Your Bed or Guest Room

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So today's post was scheduled to be all about the One Room Challenge, I need to catch up with an update about my daughter's room makeover. My plan was to grab some photos of our progress this morning, write up a post and share them today. Unfortunately, my daughter came down last night with a nasty … [Read more...]

The Look for Less–Console Table Makeover & Sprayer Giveaway

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How To Get the Look of Shiplap Walls with Peel and Stick Wallpaper

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I showed a little bit of this faux shiplap wall in the first post about my teenage son's room in our new house. If you follow us on Instagram then you saw that I encountered a bit of an issue with the wallpaper during this project. I'll get to that little snafu in a minute but I wanted to follow up … [Read more...]

Fall Home Tour at Amy’s New Home

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Welcome everyone! This is exciting, as it's our first official home tour since we've moved into our new home. I am so pleased to be sharing the fall decor in this home with you all, and grateful as always to Marty at A Stroll Thru Life for hosting this very fun fall home … [Read more...]

Our New Mattress from Sears–The Serta iComfort Hybrid

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We spend (ideally) one third of our lives asleep, that is a pretty significant number! When I think about that, I don't know why it took so long for me and my husband to get a new mattress to sleep on. It really should have been more of a priority. Now that we are sleeping on a Serta iComfort Hybrid … [Read more...]

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