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31 Days of Progress Day 20 :: Cute Fall Color Plus a Giveaway

If you ever attended a Southern Living at Home party back in the day you probably saw the Petals of Light candle holders.  These were a favorite with customers.  I was a consultant for a while {as well as for it’s sister/spin-off company, with which it has now merged to become Willow House}.  Anyway, probably… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 20 :: Cute Fall Color Plus a Giveaway

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31 Days of Progress Day 16 :: Fall Decorating Blues

No, I’m not sad…though I was in a bit of a funk a couple of weeks ago about not having my fall decorating done.  I am trying something new this year by adding pops of cool turquoise/teal blue.  I love the way it contrasts with the warm golds, browns, burgundies, pumpkins & greens that are… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 16 :: Fall Decorating Blues

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31 Days of Progress Day 12 :: 5-Minute Fall Centerpiece

a.k.a. It Will Take You Longer to Read This Post Than it Took Me to Put This Together! Category: Decorating & DIY Goal: Finally Decorate for Fall for $0 Hardly Any $ Baby Step: Used what I had to make a quick fall centerpiece - - - Start with boring blank table 🙂 Re-use round… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 12 :: 5-Minute Fall Centerpiece

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31 Days of Progress Day 8 :: Fall Mantel for {Almost} Nothing

Category: Decorating & DIY Goal: Decorate for Fall {Finally} for $0 Baby Step: Mantel – Done! - - - This mantel was kind of a surprise to me.  My trend lately has been “less” with the accessorizing {it’s all relative, of course, my “less” will surely be someone else’s “too much”}.  For some reason, maybe… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 8 :: Fall Mantel for {Almost} Nothing

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31 Days of Progress Day 4 :: Find Your Inspiration

Category: Decorating & DIY Goal: Decorate for Fall {Finally} for $0 Baby Step: Get Inspired! - - - I’m telling you, today’s post almost didn’t happen!  Is anyone else out there having trouble ‘Gettin Your Fall On’? I’ve decided I am actually grieving the absence of fall weather. But now I’m telling myself to SNAP… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 4 :: Find Your Inspiration

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Isn’t She A-door-able?

Her name is Viviana, which apparently means “Lovely” in Italian.  But, don’t tell my husband I actually gave this project a name…because he’ll just shake his head in disbelief {he just doesn’t speak silly-mushy-girly}. Here’ is how she came to live on my wall {and how you might be able to have her cousin come… Continue reading Isn’t She A-door-able?