Category Archives: art

DIY Frame Collage Fail

Good morning everybody!  Did you have a good weekend?  We spent our days off floating down the Buffalo River with my husband’s side of the family and had a blast.  We’re also both sporting some crazy sunburns today (even though … Continue reading

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Tutorial: I Heart My State Painting

Welcome to my first DIY project inspired by Pinterest.  I say “first” because I’ve already bookmarked (pinned) probably 20 projects I’d like to try in the future and the inspiration just keeps on coming!  Have you missed the boat on the … Continue reading

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A Gallery Wall

I had one of those Saturdays… you know the kind?  The kind where you end up working even though you didn’t plan on it and you’re constantly running (and running behind)? Needless to say, there wasn’t much time to play … Continue reading

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Rocket Boy

In honor of a little boy who should be arriving into this world any minute now (come on baby Evan, don’t make your mama wait!) I wanted to share the nursery my friend Leslie decorated for her baby. I won’t … Continue reading

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A few inspiration photos…

These are a few photos I’ve come across recently that make me 1) want to keep my house really clean 2) want to paint something 3) want to be a better photographer!  Enjoy! {HGTV’s Sarah’s House} (If one of these … Continue reading

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Look what I did!

I made this pillow last night from a Target shower curtain, and I’m in love! Front Back I’m pretty proud of how well I matched up the pattern on the back flaps of the pillow.  We’re in the process of … Continue reading

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Baby Booties

I just love showing off cute, interesting, or inspiring things others have made, and today I’m proud to present Lena’s Baby Booties! You may remember Lena from a couple baby showers I mentioned awhile back.  Well, her little boy is … Continue reading

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When our TV bites the dust….

I’d like to get a nice flat screen and surround it with art – like this: (image via Style@Home) Until then, I’m not complaining about having to watch the Olympics on this big guy!

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The Accidental Collector

A couple of weeks ago, Stephen and I were poking around a local antique store and I spotted this print. I immediately LOVED it and thought it looked familiar.  It was a little pricey so we didn’t take it home, but … Continue reading

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