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Gluten Free Cupcakes Three Ways

I don’t share recipes very often on here, and this isn’t exactly a recipe post. But I do want to share with  you how to make gluten free cupcakes three ways from one box of gluten free cake mix. … [Read More...]

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Spring in the Foyer and Artwork Shuffle

Has spring really finally arrived? Think it'll stay awhile? I'm welcoming spring in the foyer with a little artwork shuffle. Sounds like a dance, doesn't it? You don't want to see me dance. You saw this little vignette when I did the lampshade … [Read More...]

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A French Flower Bucket Makeover

I’m not sure how I feel about this French flower bucket makeover. It’s one of those makeovers that looked different in my head than it does in reality. Apparently my head wasn't in this project enough. … [Read More...]

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How to Avoid Refinishing Furniture

Sometimes it’s better not to completely refinish or paint furniture. Of course, the obvious would be a priceless antique. But I have also found that in the Atlanta area, mid century furniture sells much quicker when left in its natural state. So, … [Read More...]

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Upholstery- How to Diamond Tuft

Recently, our Atlanta area bloggers’ group met at Woodstock Market for a fun little outing. I have my booth at Woodstock Market, so it was fun to meet our group on “my turf.” The owners of the vintage mall did a great job of welcoming us. Please … [Read More...]

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How to Repair Broken Frames with Epoxy Stick

Hey, guys, thanks so much for understanding and giving me such words of encouragement during my funk  last week. It has helped to finally have a couple of days of sunshine and warm weather.   I am working on getting back to regular posts, so hang in … [Read More...]

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Caddy Updated with Wood Applique

I have been in such a funk lately, no mood for projects. I just can’t get myself motivated. So, I’m cheating a bit and showing you a little caddy updated with a wood applique that I did a few months ago. … [Read More...]

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Lamp Shade Makeover

Thank you so much to everyone who prayed for my dad. He did great during his epidural yesterday. We're hoping and praying that it will give him relief from the constant back pain. As you know, I haven’t gotten much done in the way of projects the … [Read More...]

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Milk Paint Frames with Chicken Wire

Wow, the weather has been sooo nice that I was able to throw some cardboard on the ground and spray prime a few frames. ‘Cuz you know I swore I’d prime from now on…. Anyway, I had the opportunity to try out a couple more new milk paint colors from … [Read More...]

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Lise’s Baby Sister- Another French Table Makeover

Hello, friends. I have missed you all. It has been a crazy few days around here. Dad has been staying with us while waiting to get an appointment for an epidural to {hopefully- prayerfully} give him some relief from his back pain. We have had a … [Read More...]