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Family Room Makeover – part 5, AHOY

To add a little more nautical touch to the family room, I added a life preserver I picked up at the thrift store. It originally came with faded red ribbon and the wooden circle part was unfinished.  A little paint … Continue reading

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Family Room Makeover – part 4, Anchors Away

Living in Florida has been great for my love of everything related to the beach. I decided to have a nautical feel in my family room.

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Family Room Makeover – part 1 Lighting

Here is a very private look into my home.  The before picture is a picture of the house before we bought it. I have said repeatedly that the house was stuck in the 80’s.

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First Impressions

Now that the house in Florida has sold, I wanted to devote the next couple of blog posts to the changes it has experienced in the last 2 years.  I have attempted to bring it out of the 80’s.

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AHG Badge Help – Daughter of the King #28

   What separates American Heritage Girls from other girl youth organizations is the spiritual component.  AHG encourages girls to strengthen their personal relationship with Christ as they grow to become women of integrity.  This is evident not only in our … Continue reading

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Rubber Ducky

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Building a home

My sister asked me to make her a canvas to place in her home, above the couch.  I opted to make three separate canvases that can be grouped together or separately. All three have the same background.  I began by … Continue reading

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Need a drink with that?

What grandparent does not appreciate gifts made by the grandchildren?  What can three kids make that will not cost a fortune? But more importantly, what can they make that a grandfather would actually appreciate?

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More Canvas Signs

Have you ever made something that you were proud of. I was so pleased with how the first two canvases I had made had turned out, I wanted to make one for each of my nieces.

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For the budding artist

We all have an artist within us.  Some of us are just fortunate enough to have found it. I was recently asked to make a cake for a friend whose daughter was turning 7.  She was having a little birthday … Continue reading

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