On Making a Home Decor U-Turn

Sometimes, what you’re trying to do in a certain room in your house just doesn’t…work. Have you ever had that happen? It doesn’t happen to me too often, but when it does…boy, and I STUCK. And I hate that!!!

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Here’s a very non-artistic photo of our kitchen:

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Why this photo? Because it shows the color of the cabinets and granite, and the colors of the appliances. And here’s where I was trying to go in my kitchen:

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Summer Decorating Ideas + HM #185

Welcome to the Home Matters Linky Party #185! Our theme today is Summer Decorating Ideas! We’re here this week hoping to give you some inspiration for summer decorating around your home and garden – so let’s get to it! #SummerDecor #HomeMattersParty

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Summer Decorating Ideas! + HM #185

I love decorating for the different seasons around my home, and I even decorated my offices for various seasonal celebrations when I worked full-time outside my home! My philosophy behind it is, life is a gift and it’s worth celebrating! So why not?! I hope you find some great ideas here in this post!

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New Product Review – ThermaLeaf®! (And a Coupon Code!)

We’ve now been in our current home just under a year, and, of course, we’re still working on arranging things “just right”. I mean, that really lasts forever, doesn’t it? I imagine as soon as I get everything the way I want it we’ll either move or I’ll start itching to redecorate something! HA!

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One of the things that has REALLY bothered me is actually in our living room…for everyone to see. Gotta love it! Here, I’ll show you:

Welcome to our home!

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This part is all well and good. Hang on, I’m getting there!

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10 + Practical and Stylish Gift Ideas For the New Mother’s Home

I guess it’s just the season of life that I’m in, but right now I have multiple close friends who are expecting a baby soon! One of my closest friends is actually being induced THIS Saturday! EEEKKK!!! The number of baby showers I’ve been to of late is staggering, and I’ve got invites right in front of me for even more. While checking a momma-to-be’s registry is always a good idea, sometimes I like to come up with a few of my own gift ideas. But I feel like I’ve been running out of original inspiration lately!

So when Anna from AnnaVasily.com.au asked me if she could share some ideas with me (and all of you) I thought it was just perfect timing! Take a few minutes ands her suggestions below!

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How exciting it is to expect a new member in your family! However, no one is more thrilled than the future mom. She has the greatest joy of keeping the baby close to her heart and the greatest responsibility to protect both the child and herself. Show her how meaningful she is with a thoughtful present. Here are some ideas for both decorative and baby related items that will make her feel special and appreciated when she’s at home.

Get inspired by the following ideas!

Family photo frame

Since the family is growing, she`ll need to create more space for placing new memories at home. A frame for multiple photos is a perfect way to prepare for the new family experiences.

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Price range: $4 – $10

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7 tips for Dressing up A Small Space

Are you a person who has a boring or small space in your house? One that seems too small or one you just don’t know how to handle? Perhaps it’s a blank canvas, but the room consistently becomes the junk room full of clutter?

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Whether it’s an office or a study in a large house or a small bedroom or living room, people often get stuck when it comes to making their small spaces look good.  How do you masquerade the feeling of space when it looks so cramped and claustrophobic?

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Well, not to fear! Here are seven tips for bringing life and vibrancy into your small space!

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