Deuce Cities Henhouse

A White Living Room?

This seems to happen to me every year, the holiday's end and I get this overwhelming urge to work on a project. The first year I wallpapered my entry way, the second year I de-wallpapered and then re-wallpapered the music room and this year the target is my living room. Here are my reasons/guidelines for the living room redo: Firstly, if you read the blog you know that I've been day dreaming READ MORE
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in Around the House, Decor, Living Room

Twin Cities Bloody Kit

I wish I would've had more time to post this before now, but... the holiday season got a little crazy busy and I'm just getting the chance to tell you about it. I suck, I know. I was busy canning veggies and perfecting pickle and Bloody Mary recipes all fall and I finally have something to show for it. I always had the vision of combining all my jarred goodies and presenting them together as READ MORE
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in Eats

Polar Plunge!

Happy New Year guys! I hope you all enjoyed tyte holiday celebraishes and got to spend quality time with friends and family. I took a two week break from everything! My husband, Jeff (aka Waff) took a long vacation and we relaxed to the max. We took up "gaming" and played tons of Mario on the Wii, we also cooked a bunch of good meals and got out to restaurants with the kids (something we never READ MORE
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in Cool Things, My Life

I love Me some Minted Holiday Cards

I just got this year's holiday cards back from Minted!! This is the 3rd time I've used minted.com to make our cards, and I totally LOVE them. Let me give you some perspective, I am chronic non-holiday-card-sender-outer. Out of the 13 holiday's I've had since splitting* with my folks (aka moving out), 9 of which I've spent married, and 5 of those with kids, I've only sent out holiday cards 3 times. READ MORE
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in Cool Things, Stationery

Blue Christmas

I've been trying to figure out how I was going to decorate for Christmas this year, I love a classic green, red and white Christmas, it's usually my default holiday color scheme. I have this weird aversion to all other christmas color combos, anything else so often seems too serious, fancy and traditional for me. Traditional? What? I know, I know, red and green are the most traditional Christmas READ MORE
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in Decor, Dining Room