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The Family Room

Ah, the family room.  Also known as the only room in the house the kids are allowed to destroy.  Our 4th bedroom upstairs will be the official toy room, but this will be the kids TV room.  This room is…

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DIY Burlap Bubble Wreath

I found a tutorial for a burlap bubble wreath on Pinterest and decided to repin it.  Within a  few days I had well over 200 repins.  Clearly I’m not the only one obsessed with Burlap these days! So I decided…

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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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