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January 2013

DIY Decor


DIY Gratitude Board / Pretty Fluffy for 7th House on the Left

Today we’ve got an extra special treat for you all, hailing from one of my favorite countries, Australia. We don’t usually have “guest bloggers” here, but knowing that we were going to be on vacation for a few weeks, we called on one of our blogger friends, Serena from Pretty Fluffy, to share a DIY project for you.   Serena Faber Nelson is the gal behind Pretty Fluffy, a guide for the modern dog owner. A television producer, writer and fluffy…

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****THIS GIVEAWAY IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING ENTRIES**** Scroll down to the giveaway widget to see who won! Today marks the beginning of the second (and last) week of our vacation in California. While we’re having a TON of fun and enjoying some much needed rest and relaxation, we’re itching to get back to Virginia and get started on some of the projects we have up our sleeves around the house. One minute I’m enjoying the live music of Downtown Disney…

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His + Her Favorite Things


We’re back with another installment of His + Her Favorite Things! We’re still in California, so naturally, some of our favorites this month are of the Californian nature. Here’s Greg to get things started… ONE // Los Angeles LAX T-Shirt – Ash and I flew into LAX a few days ago, and this shirt really commemorates it nicely. It’s touristy without being too in your face about it. TWO // Striped Ukulele – I’ve been known to strum a few…

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House Happenings


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Last week, Greg and I were both under the weather. Fortunately, now things are looking up and we’re feeling better and better each day – which is a good thing because we’re officially on vacation in sunny California! Saturday night, we left the dreary forty-degree weather in Virginia and are now enjoying the upper sixties and seventies of Los Angeles – and it feels oh so good. Back in June, I came to LA to spend some time with my…

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****THIS GIVEAWAY IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING ENTRIES**** Scroll down to the giveaway widget to see who won! I have a thing for office supplies. I love them. Pens, notebooks, paper clips, tape dispensers, file folders… They all hold a special place in my heart. Today’s giveaway is coming from a company that feels the same way, Poppin. As their website says, their company is chock-full of people with a crazy-passion for  the way a new notebook sounds and smells when you turn…

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