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Chair Make Over

Scooooores!! Scored these awesome chairs at the Salvation Army a few weeks ago for just $7.50 a piece.  I had driven by the night before and saw 6 of them, but, stupidly waited until the next morning to go pick them up and only got 2.  ‘Tiss okay!  I am in love with the two I got!!! Like my new…

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DIY Decorative Balls with Paint Chips

Sometimes I like to get a little crafty.  What can I say.  I saw this post on Pinterest from Did Someone Say Party Site And thought it would be a good way to get rid of some of my paint samples (I think I have over a thousand!!)  So, here’s my version. I bought some Styrofoam balls from Walmart for…

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James’s Room

James got lucky.  His room is next on the list.  I don’t know why since not much in his room is bugging me.  I think I chose to do his room next because I have had this inspiration shot in my files forever, and I can’t wait to execute it. I believe I found this picture in a BHG magazine…

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DOGGIES!!

My best bud in the entire world is my dog Marley.  He’s an 80lbs Goldie Poo, and by far, the best dog in the whole world.  What’s a better inspiration…? Source Source     Awesome Wallpaper! Cutest Fabric Ever! Source Source Source I Love Dogs xoxo

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Toy Room!

I finally finished the toy room! Here are some Before & After pics!  AFTER!! What do you think??? The wall colours are CIL Apricot Brandy & Crisp Linen.  I’ve always painted with Behr Paint and Primer in one, but Canadian Tire had a promo on Benjamin Moore’s Origins Paint & Primer, so I thought I’d give it a try.  I…

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Love you Dr.Laura!!

She’s not everyone’s favourite, but she sure is mine.  You’ve gatta read this interview from the Wall Street Journal (then read the comments, they are very entertaining.) The Mommy Wars: Dr. Laura on Stay-at-Home Moms

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Occupation: SAHM

I feel like if I had a boss, I’d be fired.  I can’t keep my house clean for the life of me, there are never any groceries in the house, the laundry is piled high,   I haven’t successfully cooked a good meal in days (okay, weeks), and I wear yoga pants and leggings everyday because officially, my ‘fat’ jeans…

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