04/25/12

Knockout and Knockoff Candleholders

I'm still working on my entry and can't wait to show you more, but before I show off my entry table, I want to make it pretty for you!  One of the things I've been in search of more my entry tablescape is pretty candleholders!  In case you're on the hunt, too, here's what I'm ... |read more|

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04/23/12

20+ AWESOME Ways to Creatively Give a Gift Card

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I am so EXCITED to share with you... the Ultimate Guide to Giving Gift Cards Creatively! Mother's Day, Father's Day, Teacher Appreciation, Weddings, Birthdays, Christmas, and Valentine's Day!     I've been asking family, friends, and even strangers...what they ... |read more|

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04/12/12

Cutest Kitchen Towels & Fabric Tips

Kitchens function best when the room is uncluttered!  Kitchen towels are the perfect way to add a punch of color and still keep the space defined for practical use!  The style and season of a kitchen can be transformed by the simple addition of a new tea towel.  Here are some of ... |read more|

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04/09/12

Open Terrarium – No Fuss Garden

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A terrarium is a partial to fully closed container where living plants are kept and observed. Botany Factory I like to call an open terrarium - a no fuss garden! There are tons of options when creating terrariums.  You can use: Cloches - best used with plants ... |read more|

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04/02/12

Front Doors {Dark, Bright or Light}

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On the road, I had a great conversation with my mother in law, one of my best friends.  She  spent her first eighteen years of life in Germany.  She married a navy guy {my father in law} and moved back to the states shortly after their wedding.  She has now spent a few more years ... |read more|

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03/27/12

Embracing Spring

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Spring has officially arrived!  I've spent the last two weeks traveling the country and seeing homes in lots of different states.  Some homes had amazing curb appeal and some had been left uncared for.  Regardless of the size of house or impressiveness of the neighborhood, all ... |read more|

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03/13/12

DIY Kitchen {White -ish Granite Options}

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This was our second time searching out granite for our kitchen remodel.  The first time we were a little overwhelmed and the decision took a lot longer because I wanted to check out every stone distributor within a 30 mile radius.  LOL!  Yep, and we did!  And then comparing one ... |read more|

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03/12/12

Beautiful Kitchens

Over the last week I've been wrapping up my series on our ranch style 1950s kitchen remodel.  Of course it had to rain and pour all day Saturday...just as we were down to the last few cuts of trim.    The sun is back to shining and as I sit here looking back over all our kitchen ... |read more|

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