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Construction Update & Something Old, Something New - Part Two

My house isn’t looking too hot.

As you can see, removing the kitchen and dining area floors has been disastrous. I would say I’ve walked away from the project for a little bit, but since it’s in the middle of my living room, it never really goes away. 307 more words


The Saga of My Basket Pendent Light

Basket lights have been all over the home decor scene lately. From left to right, a DIY job from Young House Love, a $600 Currey and Company option on Amazon… 465 more words

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Successful Thrift Store Trip!

So, here it is, my first post on thrifting.

Whatever reason people buy secondhand (Frugality, Collectors, Poverty, Fun…) it’s an awesome way to provide for your family for a fraction of retail prices. 258 more words


A New Sofa and a Fortuitous Wall Art Find

A while back I saw a crazy barrel shaped couch and love seat set on Craigslist. After taking a while to decide finally, that the reaction I had to them was love and not hate, we bought them. 361 more words

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The best decluttering strategy ever: pretend you are moving abroad.

As anyone who enjoys shopping at thrift shops and flea markets knows you can find great stuff second-hand, but you can also end up with quite a bit of clutter. 605 more words

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Classy Emily

Last week I returned to my alma mater to perform in The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. More on that adventure later on this week! 125 more words

The Wardrobe

Before and After

I wanted to add some character to my room, so I decided to get a new piece of furniture from the thrift store. I found an adorable side table, but didn’t like the paint colour… a great opportunity to learn how to repaint furniture. 156 more words

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