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Am I jumping the gun….will you be mad?  It seems like as soon as school starts, we leap frog over the last few weeks of summer and head straight for fall.  Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. I guess that’s why I want it to come early and stay late. Beautiful…

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Life Lately

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I started a new series on the blog called My House Currently.  I love pretty houses, but lets face it,  we live in a 1950’s fixer upper.. (that still needs fixing’) with two little girls and a dog.. and a DIY blogger who is always tearing up the place. I love pretty houses, don’t get…

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The last few weeks of summer slip away so fast.  As a kid, I remember sitting outside on the cool summer nights watching the stars come out and wishing summer would last forever. Now as a mom, summer comes to an end and I am so glad to get back into a routine.  Even though…

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Color Block Art

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My job is all about being creative.  Luckily for me I enjoy the challenge of coming up with new ideas, home decor projects and other fun topics to write about.  I will be honest…there are times when my creative juices are high and other times it’s low.  I think that’s normal. Have you ever been…

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The Main Scoop

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Have you ever wanted to do something, SO BAD,  but the thought of it just made you sick.  Like want-to-throw-up-in-your-mouth sick? Have you ever decided to ignore that sick feeling and just go for it!! I hope you have, but even if you haven’t there’s still time. You will be amazed at how much you…

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DIY Mid-Century Modern Bench

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Remember when I did my entryway and added a barn wood shelf?  A lot has changed since then.  The wall is now white and so is the brick.  Nice and fresh and clean. Now it’s time to get this entryway updated! The first thing on my list is an entry bench. I looked around online and…

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IVF One Year Later

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This week marks one year since we did our last IVF cycle.  So much has happened in this past year.   We have gone through the whole IVF process twice.  Each time not knowing if it would work, wondering if we would be blessed with a baby.  Wondering if we should gamble and only pay…

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The Main Scoop

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Saturday already!? Where has the time gone.  As a mom of little ones I have to say that some days draaaaaagg on and on.  Lately everyone in the house been on a pretty even temperament (thank heavens) so time feels like it is going by at an ok pace.  Here are few ideas and DIY’s…

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THE SUITE PECAN- DIY Kitchen Countertops

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This post is in collaboration with Z Counterform. All options of amazing DIY counters are my own.  See my disclosure for more info. The countertops in The Suite Pecan are done!  It was a long road to get them finished, mainly due to some building set backs, being pregnant, and then having a newborn….haha.  The kitchen…

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Dear Fiona

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Dear Fiona, I cannot believe that you are here!  I look at you and all I can do is smile.  I have dreamed and longed and hoped and wished and wondered if you would come. Now that you are here it almost feels like a dream…..:) When you first arrive I was surprised at how…

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