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The Great Secretary Makeover

*I was provided the paint and wax used in this project free of charge in exchange for a post demonstrating their use.  The project and opinions are my own.* My Great-grandmother was an amazing woman.  She was full of spirit and fun.  I didn’t get to know her very well, as she passed away when I was only 8 years old, but I have memories of going to the zoo with her and spending time with her at my Grandmother’s…

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July Point of View Reveal- Furniture

It’s hard to believe that it’s already July 1st. We’re in the middle of a heat wave in my neck of the woods and with 100+ degree temperatures, it’s easier to stay inside and keep busy than try to cope with the heat.  I think reveals are so exciting and this month is no exception.  These are some wonderful projects don’t you think?  There’s enough inspiration here to keep me busy until the high pressure shifts and it’s bearable to…

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Introducing the Chest-R-Desk {a sponsored post}

I am so excited to be able to share with you a new product I have recently been introduced to.  Everyone, meet the Chest R Desk: Doesn’t it look awesome?  What an innovative idea- a chest for storage, a chair for reading and a desk for writing! If you want to see it in action, you can check out this video here: .And for the price, (less than $60) I think it’s a great bargain.  Especially for my kids’…

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Fabric Cabinet Makeover

I am desperately trying to get my supplies in order.  I am overrun with stuff- all kinds of stuff, from scrapbooking supplies to sewing implements- my shelf runneth over. 🙂  So I am always on the lookout for great ideas to help me get organized.  This shelf unit from Sew Many Ways is awesome!  So much storage from big box shelf units.  She makes it look custom by adding crown molding on top.  So smart!  And she has tons of…

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