Favorites posts from 2010

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Today is the very last day of 2010. Time for all good bloggers to look back and pick their favorite posts from the past 12 months. It is always hard for me to narrow things down, so I decided to pick one favorite from each month. Some of them are my personal favorites, and some […]

DIY Table Refinish–Spray Paint Style

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Our living room is nowhere near being finished. Why is it that everything takes longer than I think it will? I've run out of paint, nails, tape, and even tiny things like screws. All at different times, which means multiple trips to the hardware store. So frustrating! But I am sloooowly making progress. Today I […]

Framed Monogram {DIY Decorating}

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I'm still working on a project in the living room. Don't want to totally spill the beans, but I will let you know that I finally used my miter saw. Got any guesses? In the meantime, I was able to finish a decorating project that's been on my list for months. Months. It all started […]

DIY Furniture Refinishing-Spray Paint Style

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I have refinished furniture with paint, and I have refinished furniture using stain. I decided I wanted to try refinishing a piece of furniture with spray paint to see how it turned out. It all started with a little table that I got last year for $15 at the thrift store. It kinda scratched up, […]

Calendar Make-over, Made over Again!

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My life has slowed down a little this week, and I have finally had time to work on some projects. Hooray!!! The snowy weather has put a bit of a damper on a table I'm trying to re-finish, but at least I'm crossing some of the smaller things off my to-do list. I've had this […]

Home organization–Repurposing a Spice Rack

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We are enjoying some fabulous spring weather here in Utah and I am loving it!! Not only am I enjoying the sunshine, the blooming flowers and budding trees, and the happy sound of birds chirping, but I am also able to participate in one of my favorite activities. Nope, it's not gardening. It's SPRAY PAINTING!!!! […]

Decorating Idea-Dollar Store Plaque Makeover

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I.Am.A.Dork. Yep, I am. I knew we would be camping and 4-wheeling in the boonies last week, so I wrote up a few posts. Scheduled them so that they would post automatically. I was especially careful to do the linky party on Wednesday. I was so excited to be able to come home and see […]

Spray Painting- Taking Advantage of the Sunshine

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We are experiencing an unseasonably warm day today. You know what that means don't you? Spray paint!!!! Yep, every box I could find is in the garage. Tipped upside down. Covered with newspaper. And holding some type of project that started out ugly but is going to look fabulous. I can hardly wait till they […]