12- Plans don’t happen overnight… for a reason.

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Blogging is a funny gig. Sharing what we love can feel so totally amazing one day, yet can become somewhat of a burden the next. This is where a plan of action can really help you. (see part 3 here) A plan will basically guide you on where you need to apply your time. But […]

Natural leaf fall wreath… straight off the tree

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Fall is such a gorgeous time of year with all the leaves changing their ways. It would be a shame not to capture it somehow, someway, even if for a short while. So, why not create a wreath straight from the tree before it’s too late? Fall branches with vibrant leaves attached were cut down […]

How to clip favorite projects on Hometalk

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You KNOW I loved reclaimed lumber projects! So I collected 75 reclaimed lumber ideas and saved them in a clipboard. Are you in these boards?   pin from HERE Follow or find my HomeTalk clipboard  HERE. The clipboard was curated from the wonderful uploads over at HomeTalk. From there, HomeTalk Facebook, with over 400k members, […]

SNS 159 – BOO! It’s Halloween 2012!

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. Hello there Halloween fans! Have you decked out your homes and yards yet for all […]

My new junk styled pallet wood coffee table

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I did it! I finally got rid of a store bought coffee table to make way for a quirky junk styled pallet wood coffee table I made myself. The cost? Absolutely free. It’s original, and handmade from scratch. It is the PERFECT size for our room and I couldn’t be more pleased. Here’s how I […]

A very funky checkerboard tray

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I think I’m starting to have a thing for trays! So why not a very funky checkerboard tray as well? This idea came quite by accident. I created something I’m going to be revealing on Friday and wanted something cool for the top of it. Luckily, two checkerboards were staring back at me from my […]

Are you a NOREPLY? How to check and fix!

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Since Google + has come into the picture, something has drastically changed across the board. If you have upgraded to the Google + dashboard, and blog or comment through blogger, you probably are a brand spankin’ new noreply blogger. Ouch. Yes, you! What’s noreply? Noreply means your profile/email aren’t properly linked together. So when you […]

An amazing JUNK tour of Bella Rustica Linda’s house

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When Linda invited me to Bella Rustica, I knew she was welcoming me into her beautiful home. In fact, I stayed there several nights before heading out to an amazing little rental house closer to the event. (more on that sweet thing soon!) What I DIDN’T expect is to discover what a junker Linda is! Oh […]

11 – How to fake being a builder (or ___?)

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When I was at Bella Rustica, I did a workshop on working with tools, with the premise of faking being a real builder. I showed various photos of the ‘oh so impressive things I’ve built’, and then after each one, showed my cheat methods on how I did it. This rustic garden shed was my […]

SNS 158 – funky fall decorating

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. Hello and happy fall weekend! Has the weather officially changed in your area too? Loving […]