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Deuce Cities Henhouse

I had decided in January, that 2018 would be my year of saying "Yes" to everything. Trying new things, meeting new people, all that stuff regular confident people do. As a result, in February, my friend Ashley Goldman from The Gold Hive dared me to go to a local Twin Cities book panel event to introduce myself to Melissa Coleman (aka The Faux Martha). I begrudgingly said, “Sure” because Ashley is my Accountability Partner (™). I was terrified. Big social events where I don’t know anyone are NOT my thing... READ MORE
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in BRIM, Cool Things
It's been months in the making but it's finally here! I'm super excited to share with you guys that our home has been featured in the recent issue of BHG's, Do It Yourself Magazine! I seriously couldn't be more thrilled (or flattered) that DIY asked me to be a part of their spring issue, and contribute some of my v own projects for the mag. If you remember, I mentioned once (or twice) that the READ MORE
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in Awesomeness, Cool Things

My Favorite Spray Paints

+++ Blush | Black | White | Copper +++ Hello, I love spray paint. I've never been afraid of buying an Ikea veneered dresser, brown outdoor furniture, orange clearance aisle lamps, or a yellow thrift store vase because it doesn't come in the right color. BECAUSE, spray paint gives me the power to make all of the things all of my favorite shades of flat black, chalky white, pale pink READ MORE
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in Cool Things

Macrame, Hoo-ray!

It seems like every summer I macrame a chair or two, this year I went a little buck and am up to two sets, that is four chairs my people!! It also seems like every year they get a little cooler too. I guess I'm just honing this craft. Anyways, I get lots of e-mails about these chairs, and I just wanted to show off this season's weaves while reminding the fine people of the internet that I have READ MORE
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in Cool Things, DIY, How-To

Things that I did Last Year.

Friends! Can I just start by saying that I am feeling stoked to get back in the swing of things! I already love 2016, it just feels right. It was nice to have a bit of a break from house stuff the last few weeks, and now that the basement is almost done. Done. DONE!, I will be able to move on to other projects. I am so ready for other projects, and so over working on the basement! For fun, READ MORE
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in Around the House, Cool Things