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This post shares how to paint your tile fireplace surround. It’s quick, easy, and cheap! The impact is absolutely amazing for such a simple DIY. We purchased our home in 2019 knowing we would be updating various aesthetics and systems for years to come. Honestly, besides the killer location (two doors down from my bestie […]

How to Paint Your Tile Fireplace Surround

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I love a good surprise.  The planning, the anticipation, and the thrill of bringing a little unexpected happiness into someone’s life – especially around the holidays – is ridiculously fun.  This year, with the help of one of my favorite retailers, HomeGoods, I was able to create a little holiday surprise for one of my best […]

Bring Back the Holidays with HomeGoods, T.J. Maxx, Marshalls!

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Christmas, decorate, family, home decor, HomeGoods, life, Shop

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Did you ever take an independent study class in college?  I did.  It was on gender studies for my psychology degree and I was given a whole year to complete it.  I was planning to spend almost a month as a nanny in Memphis one summer and figured that would be the perfect time to wrap […]

Cozy Minimalist: Week 1

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This is a super easy way to make your kitchen table chairs (or barstools or whatever) festive and fun! Use these metal chalkboard chair decorations at your holiday get-together! Here’s what you’ll need to make your own metal chalkboard chair decorations: White Chalk Marker/Chalk/Soapstone Metal Chalkboard Festive Accessories Magic Eraser Ribbon Chalk marker from Michaels […]

Metal Chalkboard Chair Decorations

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Christmas, crafts, decorate, DIY, Hobby Lobby, holiday, Michaels

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I was at my second home, HomeGoods, a couple of weeks ago and saw this lovely set of boxed Christmas cards sitting in an aisle.  They were my inspo for this DIY glittery Christmas canvas! I decided it would make a pretty print to hang up this holiday season, and began to think how I […]

DIY Glittery Christmas Canvas

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Christmas, decorate, DIY, Hobby Lobby

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First of all, an honest confession. My house never ever ever ever looks this clean.  Just ask Brandon.  I put away and re-put-away fifty toys, stepped on and crushed at least twelve puffs, shuffled the kids to opposite sides of the room, and hid stuff out of camera shot – all in my pajamas – for […]

Holiday Home Tour

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Bronners, Christmas, Christmas Tree Shops, decorate, Hobby Lobby, holiday, HomeGoods, Target

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