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Home Tour Wrapup

We survived the neighborhood home tour this past weekend, and it was a fantastic weekend for us. Naively I hadn’t really thought about how much work it was going to be to participate both on the committee as well as have our home ready for the tour. But it was worth all the blood, sweat,
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Nightstand Styling w/ Stray Dog Designs (+ A Lamp Giveaway!)

Today I’m pairing up with the stylish color-loving folks at Stray Dog Designs to talk about how to style your nightstand. With our master bedroom makeover,  I knew that we’d need some bold and colorful lamps to pop against all that serene white and there’s no better way to make a style statement than a fantastic
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The Front Door is Painted!

Getting the front door painted has been on the to do list for a few months now. We’ve been enjoying the new front door but with the mayhem of the holidays, all of a sudden it was March before we could get it painted. So on a beautiful morning at Crack Of Dawn O’Clock, the painter
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Master Makeover: Floors & Paint

Progress has been made on the master bedroom makeover. We’re no longer squatting in the living room (haaaa) and the flooring is officially in! Since we went with the Pergo floor in our formal living and dining, it only made sense to continue it in the master for continuity sake. My floor guys were in
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