DIY: Wall-Mounted Mailbox

As I begin to type this post, I can’t stop hearing the AOL Man’s voice methodically saying, “You’ve Got Mail!” in my head.  But I digress…This post officially serves as the FIRST post since we’ve moved into the new house, and today you’re getting a sneak peek at the exterior.  I will start by saying that when I began the…

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HOME TOUR: GUEST ROOM

So as overdue as my previous post was, this one might take the cake.  Two weeks (eeek!) until we move, and I’m just now showing you the guest room refresh!  You got a sneak peek of it in my Apartment Therapy Home Tour last year, but here’s a little background on how this room came to be. Prior to Phillip and I…

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Living Room Transformation with Minted

This post is so extremely overdue that I’m almost embarrassed to post it, but this amazing artwork from Minted completely transformed my living room so I have  to share it before we pack everything up and move in a couple of weeks. Over the past year, my decor style has evolved into what I like to call “California Cool goes South” or…

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DIY: A-Frame Tent

As I mentioned in my previous post, I’m moving (and starting a house remodel!) in the next couple of weeks, and it’s all thanks to the determination and dedication of my realtors that I’ve found the perfect place that I can soon call home.  While they’ve continued to diligently help me navigate the process of selling and buying a new…

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Moving on Up

First, I need to apologize for being radio-silent for the past couple months–I promise it’s for valid reasons!  And, I hope you’re sitting down for this post, because this is going to be a long one.  For the past couple of years, I’ve contemplated selling my town home and moving to a real, adult-sized home with a little more space…

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