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Humor, Marriage, Product Reviews

I Forgot When I Married My Husband- Modern Map Art Review

  I get companies that reach out to me from time to time, asking would I like something they offer in return for me writing about it on my blog. Eighty-five percent of the time, it's companies that have nothing to do with what I write about, or offering products I would never use. Since… Continue reading I Forgot When I Married My Husband- Modern Map Art Review

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Decorating, Humor, Neat Freak

Family Cave Makeover

  When Ella was born, my mom came from central Illinois to spend two weeks helping me adjust to baby-hood again. At the time, it was a survival technique. It was January, really cold in these here parts. It was dreary, and dark at four in the afternoon in these here parts. Mike was working… Continue reading Family Cave Makeover

home, tour, decorating
Amazon, Decorating, Link Party

Home Tour 2017-2018

When people come into my home for the first time, I usually hear "your home is adorable!" or "I love how you decorate!". To which I reply, "thank you! It's what I like to call garage sale chic." Because that is the best name for my home's decor. I am not trying to be trendy,… Continue reading Home Tour 2017-2018

Amazon, Decorating, Humor

Holy Shiplap

So there's this trend called "Farmhouse Chic" or just "Farmhouse" that is going around. Have you caught it yet? No? You're one of the lucky ones then. Probably got one of them shiplap vaccines. I have to admit, I love the farmhouse look but I would like to state that Joanna Gaines is not responsible… Continue reading Holy Shiplap

Decorating, Humor, Life

I Hate Painting Furniture

I do. I really, REALLY do. I have read my share of DIY blogs to know that everything that I crank out is sub-par at best. In fact, one could argue that my once DIY blog no longer has anything to do with DIY. That is unless DIY stood for Dammit! Ick! Yikes! which is… Continue reading I Hate Painting Furniture

Crafts, Link Party

Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and American Greetings. All opinions are mine alone. #BirthdaysMadeBrighter #CollectiveBias     I love making birthdays special for everyone in my family and our daughter's friends are no exception. Raising two girls means lots and lots of birthday party invites which means I need to get… Continue reading Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

Crafts, Decorating, Link Party

Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign

  A few weeks ago I was perusing Pinterest and I found something so wonderful that I pinned it then emailed it to myself and texted it to myself for good measure. What? It's good. Just look.     After some clicking, it turns out a blog called A Girl and a Glue Gun made this.… Continue reading Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign