Monthly Archives: August 2011

Fantastic Free Resource for Coordinating and Picking Paint Colors

I must start by saying that I was not compensated in any way for this post, even though it sounds like an infomercial! I have found one of the best resources for choosing and coordinating paint colors. It’s been out … Continue reading

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The Most AMAZING Red Velvet Cake Recipe…

It doesn’t get more southern than my father-in-Law. Born and raised in a small Georgia town, my father-in-law is so southern he sweats sweet tea! I just love it when he talks. Georgians have the most beautiful southern accent that … Continue reading

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My $50.00 Front Porch Revamp Challenge…

  In my eagerness for fall, I decided it was time for a front porch revamp for cooler days that should be arriving soon. Instead of throwing away money buying new planters and porch accessories like I do every year, I … Continue reading

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How to Update Mirrors with Paint in Minutes…

Updating mirrors with paint is one of my favorite projects to do because you can really transform a dated mirror in very little time, effort and dollars. Instant gratification friends! Simply by changing the finish or color of a mirror frame, … Continue reading

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How to Update and Revamp Large Mirrors in Minutes…

Revamping mirrors is one of my favorite projects to do because you can really transform a dated mirror in very little time, effort and dollars. Instant gratification friends! Simply by changing the finish or color of a mirror frame, you … Continue reading

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Christmas Craft Party

My neighbor “Crafty Jane” and I recently hosted a “Christmas in August” Christmas craft party at Jane’s home. Jane and I donated a “Girl’s Night Out” craft party for 12 for a school fundraiser/silent auction. Included in the party was … Continue reading

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“The Look for Less” Game…

One of my favorite features in home decor magazines is “The Look for Less”. You know the feature where one look is super high end and the other look is very similar, but a lot less expensive. I’m always amazed … Continue reading

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