Author Archive | Jolene


Back to School Organizing

It’s that time of year again…this summer flew!  There is a hint of Fall in the air today here in New England.  If you’re thinking about getting organized for back to school check out this post.  Our kids start back tomorrow…So that means getting supplies together and laying out clothes.  For a budget friendly back […]

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Monday, Monday…

Oh Monday, the dreaded Monday.  Not sure why, but Mondays are tricky.  The feeling of never quite waking up after the whirlwind that is the weekend.  A mound of laundry, a sink full of dishes there.  Nothing in the fridge again, and no plans for dinner.  Whether you work in your home or out of it…life […]

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Jelly Bean Tree Tutorial

Spring is in the air…well not really for us in New England, but we can pretend right?!  Here is a quick and fun tutorial for an inexpensive spring decoration. To get started you need a few things:  Branches  Container or Vase for Branches (I had this one in my stash)  Jelly Beans (any kind will […]

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DIY Vintage Book Page Screen

I wanted to share with you a project I started over 7 years ago…you heard that right…procrastination at its finest, but it turned out pretty cute! I received this screen as a freebie from my previous job.  They were getting rid of it…say what?  And I rescued it from the dumpster! The style did not fit my decor […]

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