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Quick and Easy DIY Cup Cozy

It’s almost here! Fall, that is! The morning air is beginning to feel crisp, and the days are cooling down – just a bit, but I’ll take it! Of course my mind is in fall mode, and I’m working on decorating my house for the season. I also have some projects in

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DIY Faux Metal Sphere

If you follow me on Instagram you’ve probably noticed I’m a little bit obsessed with my new pair of World Market bookshelves that I picked up off Craigslist for a steal. Last week I shared Five Tips for Easy Bookshelf Styling, geared toward the budget conscience, using mostly things you already have in

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DIY Coffee Filter Wreath

  Happy Monday – I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Life has been busy over here as we finish out the school year and settle into a summer routine. I haven’t had much time for crafting, but in honor of a fun giveaway I’ll be hosting soon on Instagram, I

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From The Archives – Tips For Decorating A Small Space On A Budget

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Its been a busy one for me! Lots of fun stuff to share with you in the upcoming weeks, but I thought I would pull a post from the archives today. This is a favorite of mine, but it doesn’t get much

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How To Make Birch-Bark Ornaments – The Easy Way

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Ours was busy, but fun. We had my husbands family over, including my sweet nephew, his wife and their twin baby boys from California. It was so nice to visit with everyone, meet the new babies, and of course, eat all of the delicious

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A Merry Thriftmas Challenge: Re-purposed Holiday Tablescape

If you’ve been reading along for very long you know that I’m all about getting the “look for less” when it comes to furniture and home décor, and that’s especially true around the holidays when money is tighter than usual. Holiday decor can be pricey, and extra money for decorating is hard

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Tour Through Blogland

Happy Monday, friends! You may have heard of a fun little thing called the Tour Through Blogland, where bloggers share a little bit about themselves and give you a peek inside their homes and blogs. I was recently invited to be a part of the Tour Through Blogland, by the sweet and

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Tips For Decorating A Small Space On A Budget

Thank you so much for your kind comments regarding my budget entryway reveal earlier this week! I promised I would be back to share some helpful tips with you… So without further ado, here are my top tips for decorating a small space on a budget:  1) Start with a plan. Having

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Budget Friendly Entryway Reveal

Happy Tuesday, friends, I hope you all had a great Labor Day weekend (hopefully you weren’t laboring too hard)! My weekend was great, but busy, busy, busy! With temperatures here in the desert hovering around 110 degrees this weekend, I was finally ready for Summer to be over and for the cooler temperatures of

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Pillow Covers Made From Cloth Napkins

Did you guess what project I’m using these awesome World Market napkins for? If you guessed pillow covers, you are 100% correct!  I know it’s not the most original idea, but if you’ve priced the cost of pillow covers, you would definitely see the appeal of making your own.  And cloth napkins