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My Sink! My Sink is in!!!

  I am kinda excited about my new sink.  It makes me happy each time I go to it, which is often!  And, to think….it only ran me about $110.00!  YEP! As a single parent, I know that you know money is TIGHT!  However, I dearly love remodeling my home….bit by bit….on a pretty extreme… Continue reading My Sink! My Sink is in!!!

HOME IMPROVEMENT on a BUDGET

Easiest DIY Decoration – ever!

Easy Peasy!  (and cheap!) I love fabric.  I have a friend, Kelly, who loves it just as much as I do.  We literally plan days to go walk through fabric shops.  All those colors, textures, patterns…..so many ideas! Unfortunately, I have Waverly tastes on a bargain bin budget! What’s a girl to do?  Well, I… Continue reading Easiest DIY Decoration – ever!

HOME IMPROVEMENT on a BUDGET

Annie Sloan Chalk Painted Armoire…

I LOOOOOVE Annie Sloan Chalk Paint! But wow!  It is ex-spen-sive!  I paid $38 for a quart….A QUART!  And $25 more for the wax.  They tried to sell me an overpriced “special brush”, but that was not happening… I have to say, though, the paint is worth the money… This is an armoire I bought… Continue reading Annie Sloan Chalk Painted Armoire…

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Finally – The FREE Dresser is Complete!

The FREE Craigslist Dresser! I am a Craigslist stalker.  Really – I am obsessed,  People give away the BEST stuff!  If I only had a truck….  (My son will soon be 16…guess who’s getting a truck so he can help his mom pick up Craigslist freebies and go “yard saling” on trash day! This lovely… Continue reading Finally – The FREE Dresser is Complete!

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Best DIY Purchase EVER!

The Bissell ProHeat 2X I am not one to write companies about their products, either good or bad, but I am definitely going to write Bissell – it’s that good. A few years back, a friend (thanks Jen) allowed me to borrow her Bissell when my sweet dog Molly tracked mud all over my carpet. … Continue reading Best DIY Purchase EVER!

HOME IMPROVEMENT on a BUDGET

Fun Weekend Art Project

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the words as art craze that is happening, and I thought I would like to add it to my dining room as part of the new update.  I am going from country to a little more sophisticated, and this white/black word art really fit the room! The whole project cost me… Continue reading Fun Weekend Art Project

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An Answer to Prayer and a New Home Office Part One- Carpet Squares!

      EASY AS PIE carpet squares! I have to share my awesome answer to prayer from my loving Heavenly Father. It has been my dream to work from home…to sort of be a stay at home mom – but with income.  I have always wanted to have the flexibility to be able to attend things… Continue reading An Answer to Prayer and a New Home Office Part One- Carpet Squares!