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How to Make a Display cabinet on the CHEAP – $28.00 total

I promise you, this display cabinet only cost us $28.00 from start to finish. Les Gains, my husband, makes things. Lots and lots of little things. If he does not have a guitar in his hands, then you will find him in his studio creating fabulous little treasures. Above is a crowd of funny little… Continue reading How to Make a Display cabinet on the CHEAP – $28.00 total

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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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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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How to Make Easy Holiday Coasters

I found these adorable little wooden snowflakes at Target. they were only a dollar for a packet of six. I had them laying out on my coffee table because I used them to style my Cranberry Chutney photos. They were, coincidentally, right next to my plain cork coasters and cup of coffee. (Yep, still trying… Continue reading How to Make Easy Holiday Coasters

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One Other Great Thing About Visiting People

OK, this is a great thing (for me) but it is really going to sound mean and judgmental on my part and that is seriously not my intention. This has been on my mind as one of those ,"Does anyone else do this or am I just a singularly nosy busy-body?" type of question. Here… Continue reading One Other Great Thing About Visiting People

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Autumn Decor on a Budget

Decorating on the cheap is pretty much the love of my life. Well, and Les and Ali, my family,  art, crafts, reading, cooking, blogging, buying cute clothes for my adorable, smartest-kid-ever grand niece..heheheh...I guess the list is kind of long. At any rate,  decorating ANYTHING is up near the top of said list. I love… Continue reading Autumn Decor on a Budget