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The Best of 2013- Decorate My Life

best of 2013 posts

Thank you so much for joining me in our journey of 2013.  I began blogging in 2011 to share our life with you and I have so enjoyed building relationships with other bloggers this past year.  This is the first year I’ve really taken it seriously and dedicated more time to my blog.  It is also […]

Christmas Home Tour

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I’m linking up with several bloggers for a Christmas Home Tour.  We still have several projects to add, but I’ve gotten a good start on this snow days! Creating this tree was fun because everything but the pink is leftover wedding decorations- including the S and peacock feathers at the top! Our giant chalkboard got a […]

Antique Gun Cabinet Makeover

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  We were given this antique gun cabinet FOR FREE.  Taylor’s uncle’s neighbor wanted to get rid of it. Seriously?  Taylor was totally psyched I saw potential in a piece that would let him showcase his hunting guns…in our bedroom nonetheless!  I loved everything about the character of the cabinet, but it needed some brightening up. Some […]

Say Boo to Germs Printable

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This photo is my most re-pinned photo on Pinterest.  It definitely isn’t my most high quality photo or my most creative project by any means, but obviously the most popular.  The original file was lost, but I am reposting this today with an updated pdf if you are interested in a free printable for your […]

How to Create a Pegboard- Vlog Tutorial

How to Create a Pegboard

Follow me on my weekend craft project to learn how to create pegboard organization!  Everything you need to know is in the VLOG.  (Pin it now so you’ll have it later!) See the pictures post here of this project.  I’m linking up with:  DIY Showoff  A Sort of Fairy Tale  Mod Vintage Life  Home Coming  […]

Sleigh Bells Ring- Home Talk and Lamps Plus Design Challenge

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Do you remember the Home Talk Lamps Plus Design Challenge I mentioned in a previous post! It’s here!  It’s here! Selected contestants were sent a lamp to decorate in a holiday theme.  LOVED the idea!  It was so exciting to be apart of this blogger challenge. (Just fyi… I’m still playing with this gallery wall.  […]


Common Ground

Thanks to these sites for featuring one of my projects! See my Christmas Chalkboard Printables featured at House of Rose Blog You can find my how to create your own fonts post featured on Blissfully Ever After See my classroom at Arkansas Women Bloggers Lawler’s Lovelies DIY by Design See our chalk painted cabinets featured […]

Pattern Stencils

Pattern Stenciled Furniture

Lately I’ve been jazzing up furniture with a fun pattern stencil on top.  I painted this coffee table with leftover chalk paint from my kitchen cabinets redo.  It is CeCe Caldwell Chalk+Clay Paint in Simply White.  Even after sanding it down and distressing it, it was still lacking the charm I was looking for.  I used […]

How to chalk paint your cabinets

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  I have joined the chalk paint movement.  Check out our kitchen before… outdated oak cabinets that really took away from the modern look of our house.  Hank was trying to pose for the picture!     I love white cabinets- they make a kitchen look so fresh and clean!  And I’m on summer break… so […]

Painting Black and White Stripes

Black and White

We closed on our house the week before our wedding.  Things were crazy and my biggest regret is not taking any empty house before pictures.  It was an unusual situation because the first time I saw the house empty was 30 minutes before we closed.  When we walked in, the carpets hadn’t been cleaned.  There […]