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March 2012

On the Set


good luck charlie kitchen

I’m 26-years-old and I still watch the Disney Channel. Don’t hate. In fact, it’s on so much at our house that the TiVo now automatically records Disney Jr’s Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. I guess that stems from the fact that my whole family loves all things Disney (all of my married cousins have gone to Disney World for their honeymoons), and I spent pretty much my entire childhood watching Disney Channel shows. All the way from Tail Spin and Chip ‘N Dale to Rescue Rangers,  MMC,…

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Odds + Ends


“What’s this, a post on a Thursday?!”, you say? Yep, we hope you’re tuning in, even though this isn’t normally considered a “blogging day”, because we’d like to pick your brains for a second and ask  you a question… When you’re shopping for new art prints for  your space, what size(s) do you generally look at? We realize there might be a a lot of “Well, it depends on what it is” and/or “Depends on where it’s going in my house.”…

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Master Bedroom Style Quizzes


One of the rooms in the house that’s currently on the “back burner” is the master bedroom… At this point, we don’t really have a plan for this room. And being a “planner”, that bugs the living daylights out of me. All I know at this point is we really like the dresser, but I’m not digging our bed these days. I like it, but it’s a tad too traditional for me (I think) and it’s really high. And before…

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Kitchen Tips + Tricks


bowls stacked

My mom gave me this set of vintage Pyrex mixing bowls a while back, and I’ve been wanting to display them in our glass cabinets. The only problem is, being up on a high shelf, you can’t see all three bowls or the aqua blue retro-looking detailing very well. And ya’ll know how I love a good “Martha blue” accent. I needed to find a solution. So, I went to Michaels and picked up two blocks of green Styrofoam – the…

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Over the weekend, the dogwood trees in the front yard began to bloom. Around here, that’s a sure sign that Spring is here!  Now that the weather is starting to warm up, we’re starting to notice a lot of projects around the outside of the house that we’d like to tackle this Spring and Summer. So, yeah, you know what we did… we made a list! Give our patio furniture a facelift Cover, mask, or otherwise hide the ugly air…

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