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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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Why Blogging is Bonkers

Blogging is Bonkers. {Blog Planning. Out Loud.}

Over the holidays, some of my friends asked me how I was doing with my blog.  It’s valid question – especially since it’s evident that I spend a lot of time here – and, it’s one that was really sweet of them to ask. … Keep on reading --->

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Emerald Green with Envy? {Pantone’s Color of the Year 2013}

Last year it was Tangerine Tango. The year before, it was Honeysuckle.  Before that, it was my personal favorite, Turquoise.  So, by now, maybe you’ve heard that the Pantone Color of the Year for 2013 is Emerald Green?… Keep on reading --->

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A Year of Door Decor

A Year of DIY Wreaths / Door Decor {How to make a wreath for any season}

Just like I love decorating my mantel for every season, I’m also obsessed with decorating my front door!  One of the reasons I like coming up with mantel decorating ideas and DIY wreath ideas so much is because it allows me to indulge in decorating without taking on a big project like a room makeover. … Keep on reading --->

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Decorating Blog Year in Review 2012

A Year of DIY Decorating Projects: A Look Back at 2012!

One of the fun things about having a diy decorating blog is that it holds you to task on projects that might otherwise get half-finished (or not done at all). Rhoda, at Southern Hospitality holds a link-up every year at this time to look back at bloggers’ favorite DIY decorating projects of the year.… Keep on reading --->

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A Year of Mantels 2012

A Year of Mantel Decorating Ideas! {aka: Revealing my Inner-Mantel Freak}

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas Day yesterday! Last year at about this time, I looked back at my full year of fireplace mantel decorating ideas (for 2011), season by season.… Keep on reading --->

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