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What to do when your Creative Mojo is Failing

What to do when you need inspiration and your creative mojo isn't working

  Creativity can be a roller coaster.  With the thrills of catching great ideas and the rush of genius to the pitfalls and struggles of pushing on when you run out of steam. I have loads of ideas from decorating, crafting, cooking, art, travel, etc. My mind often runs in crazy tangents that make sense only [...]

Tie Dye T-Shirt Bag

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I’ve partnered with and Blueprint Social to create this Tie Dye Tutorial and T-Shirt bag . Tie Dye is becoming a great trend this summer and I am excited to show you the endless DIY posibilities! Product and compensation have been provided, but the tutorial and craftiness are all me. Hi Friends! Are you [...]

Turn It Up Tuesday #48

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Welcome to the 48th week of Turn It Up Tuesday! This week has been ever enjoyable and I hope you all are looking forward to the new school year and the fall weather soon to come! Thanks so much to everyone that joins us each week and makes this blog hop the best that it [...]

Building a Fence is a Promise Kept

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Hi friends! So I was a bit MIA last week here on the blog. But it was for entirely good reason. We are building a fence for the yard in a hurry! I shared with you that our sweet dog of 9 years has cancer. The doctors seem to think it may be transitional cell [...]

Turn It Up Tuesday # 47

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Welcome to Turn It Up Tuesday! I am so excited to see what you have been up to this week. Thank You for joining me and all the wonderful hosts of Turn It Up Tuesday. I’ll be featuring some of my favorite posts on Twitter, Pinterest, and Facebook all this week. This week’s topic is [...]

My Bar Stool Matching Saga

Sanding and painting Barstools

Let me start from the beginning. 8 years ago when I first got married, I CAMPAIGNED to purchase these 30 inch swivel bar stools because they were kind of expensive for a just out of college budget ( about $450 for both in 2006). They are so heavy well made because they are solid iron. [...]