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Drum Roll…. The Kitchen.

Here it is.  The Kitchen! Yes, it looks dated and you kinda feel like you’re in an RV, BUT I can see it’s potential.  I’ve got BIG plans for this place, but it’s going to take some time and money,…

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DIY Crayon Art

Me and the kids gave the oh-so-famous-on-pinterest-crayon-art a try!  I must say, I think it turned out kinda cool. The kids loved sorting the crayons into alike colours, and they loved holding the hairdryer to melt the wax.  Now, it’s…

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Main Floor Office

To the left of the front foyer is the main floor office.  I love this room and it will serve as a great place for Ryan to shut the door and take over the world.  As far as decorating it…

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Front Foyer

Here are a few pics of the front foyer.  It’s quite large and I’ve always wanted a house with a curvy center staircase.  The glass door leads to Ryan’s office.  And the living room/dining room is through the open doorway.…

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Exterior Paint – HELP!!!

The exterior of the new house needs a major facelift and I can’t decide what to do. For sure, I’ll be planting a path of boxwood from the driveway to the front door.  Boxwood is one of my favourite greens! …

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DIY Barn Board Coat Rack

Way back when we were tearing down the old barns on the farm, Ryan found this piece of wood and brought it to life as a surprise for me.  I’ve always cherished it since he made it for me.  While…

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DIY Side Table

I found this side table in my parents basement a few weeks ago and it made me smile.  This table was in our living room for as long as I can remember.  It made me think of my childhood house…

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Botanical Prints

I have always wanted to do a wall of botanical prints, and finally, I have the space. It took a few days, but it’s complete and I love it!!! Here’s a little “how-to”!   I bought the frames from Ikea. …

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