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Stonewalling Follow Up

So far, my most loved post is the one on our Angry Chicken (yeah sure, you all love the post but no one wants the Angry Chicken). 511 more words


It Only Took Two and a Half Years

Two and a half years ago, I posted about painting the white ‘cracks’ of my cabinet doors. Yesterday, while doing some baking, I finally finished the last of them. 82 more words

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Starting on Our Budget Kitchen Makeover

Recently, Young House Love blog showed their Ardex kitchen counters project, and I felt inspired to finally start on our kitchen’s mini-makeover.  I bought some supplies and dove right in.  300 more words

Budget Decorating

New Curtains

Falling well within the category of function over form, I purchased these RITVA curtains from IKEA a couple of weeks ago. At $24.99, they’re a good price for a pair of full-length decent weight curtains. 201 more words

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An Easy Update For Your Upholstered Furniture

Better Homes and Gardens had this great tip – they added a table runner on a dining room chair. It’s an instant, easy, low cost update. 142 more words


Stonewalling Isn't Always Bad

You love the way stone looks on walls but you live in a rental. Or you can’t afford to put up a stone veneer. Or you like the look of stone but don’t want the actual texture on your walls. 177 more words


Selecting Paint: Consider Function, Mood and Furniture

The painting of the walls and ceiling (and, inadvertently, some of the floor and the ceiling fan) is – HOPEFULLY – complete. Two coats down and just the trim to go (and some clean up) and then it’s… 828 more words

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