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How to Make an Easy Nautical Shelf

Make this easy nautical shelf for under $10! This DIY project is quick and cheap. Start after lunch and finish by happy hour!

This project was so fun and easy!  Most of the materials were already in our garage, left over from past projects.  The only thing we had to buy was the cleats, for $3 a piece.  This cute nautical shelf was also super fast!  We started after lunch and finished in time for happy hour.  Not […]

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How to Give Up Spring Cleaning for Good

How to give up spring cleaning for good. Tips on keeping your home clean, organized and tidy every day so you don't have to spend hours at a time deep cleaning.

Seriously, who has the time or the inclination to take hours spring cleaning? Not me! Shocking confession: I’ve never really “spring cleaned” my house. The concept is kind of old-fashioned. We just don’t live the way our grandparents did. Our homes are well insulated, so they don’t get as dusty. Most of our houses are […]

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Ultimate Ikea PAX Hack – The Big Reveal!

The ultimate Ikea PAX wardrobe hack! I used Ikea PAX to make custom built-ins for my master closet and the results are amazing. The closet is now beautifully organized.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Not that Ikea is paying me a commission.  Do they even do that?  I don’t know but there might be something else for you to click, so I’m putting this out there.  For more information, […]

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How to Plan Your Dream Closet Down to the Last Inch

Plan your dream closet with this Ikea PAX tutorial!

Failing to plan is planning to fail.  You’ve heard that right?  When it comes to a big project, like designing your dream closet, that old saying couldn’t be more true!  Dealing with this can’t be done on a whim… Notice the clever use of real estate by storing old hangers from the cleaners?  Look close […]

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Set a Beautiful Thanksgiving Table This Year

Set a Beautiful Thanksgiving Table This Year.

Happy Thanksgiving week!  With just a couple of days left until the big day, you’re probably thinking about your Thanksgiving table.  I’m here to make your job a little easier with some beautiful ideas.  Shop your own house for pretty accessories to use on the table; no need to break the bank.  If you’re still […]

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How to Change Paint Color in a Room

How to change paint color in a room.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Rest assured that I will not recommend something that I would not use myself. For more information, please see my disclosure page. Did you move into a house with a red dining room from 2001?  […]

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How to Stage a Home to Maximize Interest

Tips on how to stage a home, including creating curb appeal, kitchens, bathrooms, home offices, smart storage and outdoor living.

You want to sell your house fast, right?  Yes, of course!  After you’ve cleaned and decluttered like I mention here, you’re going to need to know how to stage a home in order to sell quickly.  Studies show that a staged home spends fewer days on the market.  You aren’t going to fool buyers but […]

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