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How To: Organize the Mail

Sorry for the break in blogging. We had a sweet friend at work unexpectedly pass away and then my parents came in town. Anyway, I’m back in the saddle today with more organizing projects to share! I want to share … Continue reading

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Gift From Germany

The other day, I received a surprise package in the mail! It was from my hubby’s beautiful cousin who recently moved to Germany with her husband. I was so tickled that she thought of me and took the time to … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Cleaning & Organizing Blogs

This month, I’m taking time to focus on organizing and cleaning our homes. Today, I’m sharing my favorite blogs that focus on just that: House of Grace This mama of three has seriously one of the cleanest homes ever! Her … Continue reading

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Let There Be Light!

A couple weekends ago, I bought new lamps for the living room. The previous lamps were fine, but were just not the overall look I was going for. Here is one of the old lamps: I sold them on Craigslist … Continue reading

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Office Project: Ceiling Fan Update

I have been making small updates to our humble office as part of this year’s home goals. Last week I posted about how I updated the bulletin boards. This week I’m posting a few glimpses of how I updated the … Continue reading

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Office Project: Bulletin Board Change

One of my goals for 2011 included making small updates in my our office. As you know, I am a firm believer in small improvements making a big difference! The first project I wanted to tackle in the room was … Continue reading

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Paint Colors in my Home

Today I am focusing on the paint colors around my home. As you will see, I love neutral wall colors with a few key rooms painted in dramatic colors. I think it is so important for the colors in each … Continue reading

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2011 Home Goals:

Today the Nester is having a party on sharing our home goals for this next year, which is perfect because I was planning on doing a post on this very topic! My to-do list for my home this year is … Continue reading

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Touches of Christmas

I’ve finally started decorating for Christmas! This year, I am simplifying my decor… emphasis on simple. Here are few glimpses of Christmas around my house… I’m linking up to: Between Naps on the Porch, Southern Hospitality, Making the World Cuter, … Continue reading

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How To: Hang Art on the Wall

Well, I know what some people might be thinking, “Hanging a picture on a wall is simple. You just take a nail and hammer it into the wall, and voila!” That might be true, but often times, it takes a … Continue reading

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