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The Best of 2013- Decorate My Life

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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 […]

AWBU Recap


I completely stepped out of my comfort zone to sign up for the 3rd Annual Arkansas Women Bloggers Unplugged Conference.  Arkansas Women Bloggers  hosts a conference at a different place in Arkansas each year.  This year it was right outside of Little Rock at Ferncliff Camp and Conference Center so it was about a 4 hour […]

Chalkboard Quotes- Free Download!

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 I LOVE to teach.  But let’s be real y’all… we also LOVE not teaching in the summer.  I have a rule of not going to my classroom until August 1st.  But we are leaving August 1st for another trip.  And.. will be gone the next weekend too.  Uh oh.  That means I’ll be returning to my classroom […]


If you would like to contact me, my email is katie (at) decoratemylife (dot) com. I enjoy passing along relevant information and helpful things to my readers.  Their time and attention is important to me, so please respect that.  Often I may share things or products I’m passionate about, like good books, fashion, home improvement tools, craft supplies, home […]

DIY Wedding Details


  Entrance to the chapel I have to give all the credit to this fabulous sign to my artist friend, Carly Edwards.  I gave her a paint pen and told her to go with it. She selflessly gave her time (the entire 48 hours before our wedding) to painting anything and everything for me.   Carly also […]

Three Wedding Planning Tips You Need to Know about Wedding Paper

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We got married on 6.23.12!  I am finally going to do a series of posts on the ins and outs of wedding planning!  Planning our wedding was my (second) full time job last year- we did not even hire a florist!  Any area that I could cut an unnecessary cost, I chose to do so […]

Meet Katie

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Hey y’all!  I’m Katie- Welcome to Decorate My Life!  This is the journey of a newlywed crafter, blogger, and teacher. Why the site name?  My very favorite artist, Leigh Standley, (also known as Curly Girl) created a perfect card that says: “True friends see us and all of our pieces, not as clutter but as decoration.” Here I collect all […]