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New Carpeting

A week or so ago, Ryan and I were sitting in the kitchen, and suddenly we hear Thunk Thunk Thunk Thunk…. then silence, then screaming.  My poor baby girl slid all the way down the stairs on her bottom.  The…

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Birthdays over 30 suck.

Meh, it’s my 31st birthday today.  I am totally one of those annoying chicks that complains about getting old.  Yup, I hate getting old.  I know, I know, I am “only” 31…. but I really miss 29 🙁  My gosh,…

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Favourite Finds Friday

Can you tell I am in Bathroom Mode?? I’m obsessed with renovating my bathrooms right now.  They are horrible! So horrible, I’m hesitant to even post pics of them!  I’ve had the contractor out, I’ve narrowed down the looks I…

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Exterior – The Finale!!

Baaaaaaa, I am having HUGE buyer and designer remorse.  I am so doubting my choices now that it’s all done….errrrrr I hate that feeling.  Should I have got the door in black?  Should I have gone with a lighter shingle? …

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Good Deals!!

I recently scored this bench from my local Salvation Army for just $10 bucks.  I’m dying to re-purpose it, but I’m not sure where I’m going to use it just yet.  I’m thinking about putting it in my front foyer. …

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Favoruite Finds Friday!

As promised here are my favourite finds from this week. I started Christmas shopping!!!  I like to give myself a head start each year so that I can find a perfect, unique gift for everyone.  I love shopping online, so…

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Embracing Change Blog

Embracing Change Hi Friends…jump over to Embracing Change to check out one of my favourite blogs.  My Brass to Black Fire Place Make over was featured today on her Creative Inspirations Link Party. It’s a great place to see what…

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DIY Wall Mount Guitar Holder

Ryan has always wanted his guitar collection mounted on wall hangers – for easy access – and to make his space feel like more of a “man space”. Unfortunately, we’ve never lived anywhere long enough for him to have his…

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