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St Patricks Day Printable - my heart is Irish

St Patricks Day Decor: Fun New Printables {“Kiss Me. I’m Irish”, “My Heart is Irish”}

St Patricks Day is in less than a month.  It’s a rockin’ holiday around here, given our island’s deep Irish history.  Last year at this time, I threw together a few of my favorite Irish sayings and Irish blessings, and created some free printables that could be used to decorate for St Patricks Day. … Keep on reading --->

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Are You a Story-Telling Decorator? {Telling Your Home’s Story with Decorating}

For a few years, we had a quote on a wall that read:

.“Home is where our story begins”.

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Home is where our story begins

This is only photo I could dig up of this wall quote from my pre-blogging days. 

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10 Love-Inspired Prints (That You Can Love All Year!) {Etsy Shop / Etsy Art}

It’s Valentines week which is an extra excuse to hug and kiss someone you love.  But, since love isn’t limited to February 14th (and thank goodness!), I thought I’d round up 10 pieces of love art that you can display all year!… Keep on reading --->

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Winter Decorating Ideas: Let it Grow!

About this time every winter, I start to crave greenery. Our winter weather is long and cold, and except for evergreen trees, not much else stays green through the season. While snow can be pretty and fun, for me, it gets old quickly.… Keep on reading --->

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Kickin’ it, Miami Style. (House-Peeping in Miami!)

DSC_0363If you live somewhere that has a real winter like I do, you know how great it is to escape from the snow, even if it’s just for a few days!… Keep on reading --->

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Hey, Sectional. Meet your friend, the Gallery Wall.

sectional sofa and gallery wallA couple of posts ago (in Beauty & The Beast: Decorating with a Sectional Sofa  – 5 Fab Examples) I talked about how we recently put a big sectional in our TV room, and how it’s been a bit of a challenge to decorate around.… Keep on reading --->

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Valentine’s Day Decorating Ideas: “Smitten” Photo Mantel

I just put the finishing touches on a Valentine’s Day-themed mantel.  I wasn’t sure I was even going to decorate my mantel for Valentine’s Day this year as I’ve really been enjoying the simplicity around here since taking down the Christmas decorations. … Keep on reading --->

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Beauty & The Beast: Decorating with a Sectional Sofa {5 Fab Examples}

Sectional sofas. It seems that in the world of decorating and design, you either love ‘em or hate ‘em!  Perhaps that’s because decorating with a sectional can be a design dilemma.… Keep on reading --->

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25 DIY Wall Art Ideas

25 DIY Wall Art Ideas {While You Save for the Mona Lisa}

DIY wall art is a great way to spruce up your home without breaking the bank. I first posted 10 DIY Wall Art Ideas last year for those of you interested in creating wall art yourself (without being an artist).… Keep on reading --->

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Blogging is Bonkers – Part 2 {Growing your blog, measuring success, and making money blogging}

In my last post, I talked about why I love blogging, but still think that blogging is a little bonkers. It was inspired by a simple question that I got asked over the holidays, “How are you doing with your blog?”. … Keep on reading --->

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