Christmas Home Tours

Well here we are, two days out. ¬†Please excuse us while we breath into a paper bag…just kidding. ūüôā ¬†Looking forward to being able to sit and relax on the 25th. ¬†To be honest this is not our favorite time of year, and that’s horrible to say we know. ¬†We liked it much better as […]

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How to Paint your KitchenAid Mixer

Confession, I am a huge procrastinator. ¬†This is not a new trait. ¬†I have been like this my whole life. ¬†I defiantly work better under pressure. ¬†Some days it works to my advantage, other days I’m a crazy person! Jolene and I had a super crazy busy week a few weeks ago. ¬†We had t-shirts […]

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Decorating with Vintage Books

I remember it like it was yesterday… I was 12, and had gone over to a friend’s house for the day. ¬†We walked down the street to the corner store to do an errand for her mom (this was back in the day when kids walked everywhere). ¬†On the way back we past an antique […]

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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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Vintage Crates, Crocks, and Baskets!

Some of our favorite¬†items to find while out junkin are vintage crates, crocks and baskets. ¬†We have fun thinking about the history behind these items! Here is a collection of crates we found at Brimfield last year.¬† You can read more about that fun day here! ¬†We didn’t end up taking these ones home, but […]

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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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An Easy Island Makeover!

I have been wanting to paint my kitchen island for awhile now.¬† It just wasn’t that high on the priority list.¬† A few weeks ago I finally did it.¬† We bought this island back when we moved into the house, and it has been a good quality piece of furniture.¬† Sometimes I get nervous about […]

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