2015 – The Year of Using Only What We Love Decorating

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  I love Christmas ... but I also love packing away all the tinsel and garland, the Shiny Brites and trees and starting fresh.   I'm ready for simplicity. Less stuff and more of what I truly love.   I'm starting with my gorgeous new Norton console table from Birch Lane that reminds me of an antique radiator … [Read more...]


Top 10 Projects of 2014 – From Thrift Store Makeovers to Purge Sales to My Flower-Less Summer and More!

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2014 What a very good year it's been. I'm taking a walk down memory lane (actually, I should be jogging to work off all the extra eggnog I've been consuming) and re-visiting my Top DIY Projects 2014 ... I'm getting fancy and counting down in Spanish in honor of my dad.   Diez Thrift shop makeovers.  The mission: find … [Read more...]


Wishing You a Very Merry Christmas & FREE Printable Gift Ideas

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  Twas the night before Christmas and I'm wishing you and your families a very merry Christmas and holiday season and joy filled 2015!   If you're scurrying to find a last minute gift, I've gathered some of my favorite free Christmas printables that I've created just for you.   For the wine or vintage lover … [Read more...]


10 Creative Christmas “Trees” – It all Started with a Ladder

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It all started with a ladder. Four Christmases ago, I blinged this ladder out and waited for Santa's belly to jiggle like jelly as he shouted HO HO HO at the top of his lungs then left extra gifts under my ladder because he thought I was the most creative gal this side of the North Pole. Since then, I've hopped on the creative Christmas trees … [Read more...]


Cheers – How to Metallic Foil

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  I'm like a fish ... I'm attracted to shiny objects. So you know I'm all over anything metallic and this foiling kit fits the bill. How to Metallic Foil This Martha Stewart Foiling Kit (you can find it at Michaels) comes with everything you need to make 14 blinged out silver or gold metallic birthday, thank you, good luck and … [Read more...]


BISSELL and Scotchgard to My New Puppy Rescue!

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There's no doubt about it. Sushi is adorable. Look at those eyes - who could resist her.   Along with her cuteness comes muddy paws, drool, and the occasional accident that has left me in tears on more than one occasion. What's a puppy loving, dirty rug hating gal to do? So when BISSELL sent me the Pro Heat 2x Premier carpet … [Read more...]


Our Family Christmas Tree – Perfectly Imperfect!

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  I do, I do, I do believe in Christmas. Balsam Hill made me a believer. I never would have believed (until I saw it with my own eyes) how real my new tree looks! Gather around to hear my Christmas tale below and stay tuned for a special discount just for you! Once upon a time, there was a girl ... a young, wrinkle free, … [Read more...]


From Nightmare to Dream Bedroom Makeover & Win a $250 Shopping Spree!

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I've been decking and trimming and baking and wrapping ... My house is holiday ready ... even my guest room has gotten a revamp with the most amazing vintage-style bed known to man (I'm thrilled to be giving away a $250 shopping spree)! Remember when I turned my attic guest room into an office? Since I never set foot in there, the … [Read more...]


Christmas in the Dining Room – It’s all in the Details

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I've showed you most of my decked out Christmas home tour but today I'm sharing even more as part of Lindsay's Blogger Stylin' Home Tour - Christmas edition.  You can check out over 40 creative tours all week long. The fabulous Julia from Cuckoo for Design shared her home and if you're stopping over from there - welcome!   We'll be … [Read more...]


A Dozen Favorite Creative Christmas Decorating Ideas!

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  Have you taken the Holiday House Walk? Jen Rizzo gathered 33 creative gals (including me!) and we open up our homes for a little yuletide cheer. Here are some of my favorite creative Christmas decorating ideas and inspiration and general fun and frivolity ...   I have a huge old crock and this vintage crock Christmas tree from … [Read more...]