How to paint a concrete floor white

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How to paint a concrete floor white. Where are my small DIY projects lately you ask? Ask my house. It’s been holding me hostage needing every ounce of me for some pretty major changes that have been going on lately! One big project was organizing the junk stash HERE AND naturally turned into so much […]

Christmas living room junk home tour

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Christmas living room junk home tour Merry Christmas friends! And today is a special one indeed… Today I’m sharing the final part of my Christmas home tour which is the coziest room in the house… the living room! Which also includes this year’s Christmas fireplace mantel and Christmas tree. If you missed the Christmas kitchen […]

Christmas kitchen junk home tour!

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Christmas kitchen junk home tour! When one reaches the home tour stage at my place, it’s just about time to hang up the hammer for a spell! I plan to take time off in between Christmas and New Years this year, something I haven’t done in a LONG time! But with no breaks this year, […]

Removable board and batten wall for a cabin-cozy look!

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Removable board and batten wall treatment for a cabin cozy living room Right when everyone is busy gearing up for Christmas decorating, there’s me staring down my living room walls. I wasn’t really excited to decorate for Christmas until I did something extra special in the living room to add more character… But this isn’t […]

Ski-themed winter decorating tour

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Ski-themed winter decorating tour A month ago, I decorated for winter.  A MONTH! In other words, I didn’t take pictures. I guess I told myself the winter decorating I put up was too simple to share…  then before I added more, the house got dirty again and the month swept by. Since the sun was […]

Christmas junk kitchen and living room home tour

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Twas 2 days before Christmas, And my kitchen Christmas decorating was not done! So I scrambled one evening ’till midnight… So I could take pics the next day in the sun! There is nothing like a Christmas day deadline to get it ALLLLL done, right?! So welcome to my Christmas junk kitchen and living room […]

Welcome Fall rustic living room tour

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I really did wanted a Welcome Fall rustic living room tour… but at the moment, I didn’t think it would happen. I was sitting on the sofa watching a little TV. When a commercial came on, my eyes wandered around the room. The fireplace mantel was FAR from a fall rustic living room tour.. in fact, it […]

A dramatic antique bed upgrade that changed everything.

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Boy, do I ever have an epic story for you today. Most of you already remember my current project of the boy’s room makeover. I had actually just landed this free headboard and footboard, so I painted it up, propped it into the room, and was pretty thrilled with the upscale results compared to before! […]

How to assemble an Ikea Ektorp 3.5 sofa

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How to assemble an Ikea Ektorp 3.5 sofa Back in January, I came home with a truck loaded with 2 Ikea Ektorp 3.5 sofas. (I purchased from Ikea Canada.) And that is no understatement. If you’re in the market for this larger Ektorp 3.5 sofa set, you’ll want to be forewarned on a few things […]

White slipcovered IKEA ektorp 3.5 sofas living room tour

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White slipcovered IKEA ektorp 3.5 sofas living room tour Q: Do IKEA Uppland slipcovers fit the now discontinued Ikea 3.5 Ektorp sofas? A: Update January 2019: Ikea has now discontinued the Ektorp 3.5 sofa series. I am currently trying to find out if the new Uppland sofa slipcovers will fit the Ikea 3.5 Ektorp. I […]