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Finds and Fashions-January 17, 2017

Hello again! It’s time for another Finds and Fashions…except I don’t have any (sigh). I really haven’t been out shopping or buying much lately, unless you count paint and primer, but that’s not too exciting. 217 more words

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A Mirror Restored

When I spied this bevelled mirror in the op shop for $4.99 I knew I couldn’t pass it up.

A couple of hours with some paint stripper and a sander revealed a gorgeous oak frame. 55 more words

Home DIY And Decor

Finds and Fashions

Good morning! How is your first week of 2017 going? We are busy working on projects in our home.We have a huge mess right now. Steve removed the popcorn ceiling before we moved in, but now we had the ceiling textured and next come the paint. 247 more words

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A love of Afghans 

It’s no secret that I have an addictive personality, and you may have noticed that one of my obsessions is crocheted or knitted afghans.

I can’t crochet or knit, something I lament regularly. 81 more words


December Bed Post

I think I’ve been reading too much of Selina Lake’s book Romantic Style (her books are awesome, check them out!), because I’ve gone with a very soft and romantic bed this month! 176 more words


Decorating for Christmas

Decorating the house for the Christmas season is always fun.  Each year I try to use the same things we have had for years in new ways, adding a few new things and donating others.  742 more words


4 Simple Rules for Filling your Entryway with Holiday Cheer

“Christmas now surrounds us,
Happiness is everywhere
Our hands are busy with many tasks
As carols fill the air.”
~ Shirley Sallay

You’ve just finished up decking the halls, placing the crisply wrapped gifts under the tree, and putting the final touches on your Christmas music playlist when a thought strikes like a December blizzard. 495 more words