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DIY Kitchen Banquette

The BEFORE… The AFTER… My original plan with this banquette was to just make covers for the pink cushions.  BUT, when I took them off to give them a good clean, I literally had to peeeeel them off.  BARF.  The…

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A few updates in the Kicthen

So, it’s been about 4 weeks and I am finally settled in the new house.  I LOVE this house and I LOVE the area.  Unfortunately, the house needs quite a bit of TLC.  I wake up every morning thinking ‘I…

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It’s been a while.

I know I haven’t written in a while, but I haven’t been so motivated these days.  The move was tough.  I was devastated to leave the country life, and when I got into this place, it was nasty.  The previous…

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Meh.

 Not feeling too ‘home-decor-like’ tonight.  I’m moving in just a week and a half and I’m having a tough time holding it together.  I’ve met some great people out here, and I’ve started a great life for myself and the…

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Bedroom Pendant Lights

When building my Waterford house, I learned quite a bit about light fixtures.  I had to buy one for each and every room of the house.  I spent hours upon hours searching for just the right fixture for each room. …

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I’m obsessed with Houndstooth!!!

One of my most favourite patterns of all time is houndstooth.  Why?  I have no idea, but I have always been drawn to houndstooth fabrics.  So I am devoting an entire post to Houndstooth! I have these 2 incredible chairs…

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Built-Ins (Kind of!)

I absolutely love the look of built ins, but I hate the cost that is associated with them!  The family room in my new house could use some nice built ins on either side of the fire place (see pic…

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Interior Doors

Replacing all of your interior doors will cost a fortune, but it has a huge impact in the overall look of a home.  I know I am crazy, but just look at some of these pictures!  New interior doors can…

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