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October 2016

Decor, DIY Project, The house, The Living Room

DIY Rustic Farmhouse Living Room Side Table

We have been discussing the idea of either making or buying new living room side table for quite some time. It was one of those items on the list that just kept getting put on the back burner, but something that we wanted to get done sooner, rather than later. Then, I just so happened to stumble upon these great rustic side table building plans on Rogue Engineer right after making the entryway table. And it wasn’t until this past weekend that I got around to putting one together. Just like  ...

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The house, The Life

Friday Nesting 10/28

[this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. learn more here] Friday Storytime. Last Wednesday, I left for Las Vegas and Utah with my mom, aunt and grandma. My grandma had one state left to visit – Utah – before she hit all fifty. We crossed the border from Nevada to Utah on Thursday and made it official – my grandma hit all fifty states. What an accomplishment, huh? On Thursday, we stopped by Snow Canyon and north Zion National Park. Friday, we woke up early and hiked through  ...

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Decor, One Room Challenege, The Entryway, The house

One Room Challenge Week Four: The Lights & The Window

This week we’ve got two mini-projects to share for the One Room Challenge. We wanted to tackle these before we left on our respective mini vacations – Brett went pheasant hunting and I went out to Utah. Have you ever noticed that the little things can make a big difference? While the projects we’re sharing today didn’t require as much hard work as the plank wall or entryway table and they aren’t quite as glamorous, they really make a big difference and add to the entire space. Which  ...

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Decor, DIY Project, The Seasonal Decor

How To: Pumpkin Succulent Garden

Hi everyone, This is Sabrina over from and I am so happy to be here.  Being from Germany, fall has always been one of my favorite seasons.  I love it when the air gets cool and crisp outside and when the leaves start to change.  But if we are honest my absolute favorite part about fall is definitely the decor.  So naturally today I will be sharing with you a super easy and fun fall decor DIY, a pumpkin succulent garden.  This is the perfect little project to get you the  ...

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