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Twin Bedroom Reveal

Our twin boys turned two a few weeks ago and were avidly climbing in and out of their cribs. The realization that we needed to move them into big boy beds had hit. Since I had built our daughter a bed (you can see that here), I wanted to build the boys beds as well.… Continue reading Twin Bedroom Reveal

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How to make a simple Ladder Trellis

Easy Decorative Ladder Trellis Two years ago, I purchased a building, but I wasn't in love with the exterior. Not only did it lack curb appeal, it was poorly insulated and the single pane glass windows leaked air and water. L: The building when we purchased it R: with the new front We couldn't center… Continue reading How to make a simple Ladder Trellis

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How to build a DIY Stone Fireplace

From a blank wall...to a beautiful focal point Have you ever looked at a blank space and thought that it needed something more? That was this wall. It was somewhat small with two windows and was the only place for the television to go in the room. So, naturally it seemed like the perfect place… Continue reading How to build a DIY Stone Fireplace

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Week 6 – One Room Challenge – Accent Wall

Well, I had high hopes of getting a lot more done on our Master Bedroom for the One Room Challenge, but it just didn't happen. We did make a little progress and when I look at where we are... Compared to where we started... I know we are making progress! So far we have: Painted… Continue reading Week 6 – One Room Challenge – Accent Wall

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Week 4 – ORC – Baby Steps Forward

This week my One Room Challenge progress was really slow with Memorial Weekend and spending time with my family. New King size bed But, we did manage to finish the floor, put in the rug, and assemble our new bed! The Mannington Restoration Collection floor turned out beautifully! It was better than I could have… Continue reading Week 4 – ORC – Baby Steps Forward

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One Room Challenge – Week Two – Prepping

Prepping Process I hope everyone had a chance to check out the featured designers and guest participants on the One Room Challenge! Last week, I showed you my plan for our Master Bedroom. Here is what it looked like: We spent some time removing all of the furniture, tearing out the carpet and pad, pulling… Continue reading One Room Challenge – Week Two – Prepping

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One Room Challenge – Week One – Planning Phase

Today is the kickoff to the Spring 2020 One Room Challenge and I am pumped and nervous! If you're wondering why, it is because I am stepping way out of my comfort zone to be a guest participant. The ORC happens twice a year and is a design challenge with 20 featured designers and multiple… Continue reading One Room Challenge – Week One – Planning Phase