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Thrifty Storage Ideas for Gift Wrap and Ribbon

After every holiday, when the clearance prices drop to 80 or 90 percent off, I tell myself, "Do NOT buy any more decorations, paper or ribbon!" And then.... Things stacked on the floor or things that have no "home" really bother me. It was time for another storage solution.  The paper rolls that were shoved… Continue reading Thrifty Storage Ideas for Gift Wrap and Ribbon

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Entryway Featuring Artwork by Claudia McGill

Fabulous artist, Claudia McGill gives away paintings! That's right, they are free. All that she asks is that you pay the shipping fees. Claudia is probably the most prolific artist that I know. She does one small painting a day to challenge herself and then she gives them away. That is so COOL! I wanted… Continue reading Entryway Featuring Artwork by Claudia McGill

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Summery Yellow Pops of Color

So you got the low-down on my easy accent pillow transformation here. Next, I want to show you the little pops of bright yellow accents for my living room. Read on for an easy, little DIY surprise.This is my living room with this year's summer outfit. If you look at the bookcases behind the sofa… Continue reading Summery Yellow Pops of Color

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How to make REALLY easy and inexpensive pillows

Much to my husband's chagrin, I LOVE pillows. And I love getting them at really good prices like Ross and TJMax. It is seriously hard for me to resist browsing the pillow aisle at stores. It's unbelievable how fresh and new you can make a room look just by changing out the accent pillows on… Continue reading How to make REALLY easy and inexpensive pillows

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My Simple Christmas Decor

This year was a simple decor. I usually go way overboard on my decorating because of guests and parties. This year has been a busy one, so  I kept the holidays to minimal decorating. It was still fun though, so I wanted to share a little. The inspiration was from Target and some of the… Continue reading My Simple Christmas Decor