Category Archives: Home Decor

Beaded Icicles

You will need: Clear beads in 3 graduating sizes. The ones that slightly taper on one side work best. Thin beading wire Piece of string Cut about a 20 inch piece of wire. String one of the smallest beads to … Continue reading

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Tinsel Filled Ornaments

I may have mentioned before that Christmas is sort of “my” season. I love all things Christmas! But since we don’t actually get what I would call Christmas weather around here, I seem to have to work a lot harder … Continue reading

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Birds On A Wire

What you’ll need: – black jumbo paper clips – 1 sheet of black card stock – Mod Podge Gloss Finishor  Mod Podge ® Dimensional Magic. – toothpick or bamboo skewer – hot glue gun (optional) or glue – black string … Continue reading

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The evolution of our backyard

This was the listing photo of the backyard when we decided to take a look. Not great, but not horrendous either. The reality was a little worse though. It was a dirt and concrete patch! The grass was burnt away … Continue reading

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3D Paper Star/Snowflake

I don’t know about you, but I’m all “halloweened” out! I know that’s not really a word, but it accurately describes the Halloween oversaturation I am experiencing! So, I was aching for a quick project that had nothing to do … Continue reading

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Time for a Give Away!

I thought it’s about time for a giveaway! I have 3 Built ® Peanut Memory Stick Holders to give away! Made from neoprene, the compact and convenient Memory Stick Holder protects your digital life while you go about your daily … Continue reading

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Updating an 80s Kitchen

Or how we went from this to this and then some {Excuse the messy fridge door please!}  When we were looking for our second house in Phoenix, there were some things that I was very particular about. The kitchen and … Continue reading

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Muffin Bouquet

Here’s a quick and pretty easy idea to present your mini muffins or cupcakes at your next party!   You need a small bucket (mine is from IKEA,) some floral foam, some tissue paper (mine was from the dollar store,) … Continue reading

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Halloween Ghost

The kids didn’t have school today, so it was the perfect opportunity to add to our “not scary at all” Halloween display in our entrance way! We set out to make the ghost, following the tutorial here! I wanted a … Continue reading

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Faux Mercury Glass (3 Tutorials)

I love mercury glass! I love the randomly worn, very old mirror look,                as well as the randomly worn and patterned look, as well as the ultra shiny, sleek mercury glass look: Gorgeous, … Continue reading

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