Budget Bathroom Renovation

Budget Bathroom Renovation

When you have one bathroom, you need to maximize space and style. For now, a full renovation was not in the cards for us. I wanted to make a big impact with as little money as possible. I think you are really going to like our bathroom's fresh new look and the much-needed . . .

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5 Clutter-Free Ways To Keep Magazine Ideas

5 Clutter-Free Ways To Keep Magazine Ideas

There is something about a cup of tea on a rainy afternoon and a new decorating magazine. Holding it, flipping through it back to front, then front to back. Yes, I read a magazine backward . . .

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The Celebration Table

The Celebration Table

“Nonnie, are we going we going to be eating outside or at the celebration table?” This was the question from my oldest granddaughter when she was just four. It had never been called the celebration table before, but that describes . . .

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DIY Rustic Hat Rack

DIY Rustic Hat Rack

I'm a hat girl. John is a hat guy. Hats take up a lot of space! Long gone are the days of our walk-in closet the size of a bedroom to store all of our hats. When downsizing you need to let go of a lot of things. Apparently, we both think our hats are important . . .

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9 Ways to Find Extra Storage in a Small Kitchen

9 Ways to Find Extra Storage in a Small Kitchen

Like many, you are ready to eat better and cook more from home. Having the right appliance and kitchen gadget for the job can chop cooking time in half. However, finding a place to keep all of those time-saving devices is a challenge in a small kitchen. Here are 9 tips to help you find the extra storage you need . . .

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Christmas Home Tour 2016

Christmas Home Tour 2016

Welcome to my little urban cottage. I am excited but a little nervous to show you the inside for the first time! I haven't done much fixing up to the inside of the house since we purchased it in April and I feel it isn't even near ready to show off to the world . . .

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DIY Stocking Holder

DIY Stocking Holder

No fireplace mantel? No problem. One of the wish list items for my new house was a fireplace. I like to seasonally decorate the mantel, use it as a candle ledge, and feel the warmth of a roaring fire on a raining day. But most of all, I love to hang the Christmas stockings . . .

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