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June 2013

Happy Weekend

HAPPY WEEKEND: BUSY BEES

Guess what ya’ll… it’s Friday! As I mentioned in this post, this week has been kind of slow in the “house news” department because we’ve been having fun and hanging out with my family in town from Florida. So, this weekend, we’re kind of going to be doing a little bit of catch up and get some things done around here. Like finally finishing up the staining process on the boards for the carport ceiling (I know, taking forever) and…

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Foyer + Hallway Organizing

FORM MEETS FUNCTION

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Just wanted to drop in to let you all know you can find Ash over at iHeart Organizing today. She’s sharing how we combined form and function during our recent foyer decorating process. Even though our overall purpose of the foyer was to “look good”, we wanted to be sure to add some function. Check out how we went about it and the full post here.…

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On the Set

ON THE SET: YOU’VE GOT MAIL

On the Set: You've Got Mail / 7thhouseontheleft.com

This week has been pretty slow around the house, but slow in a good way. My cousin, Brooke, has been staying with us, and we’ve been having fun hanging out, shopping, cooking, “Pinteresting” and the usual “girl stuff” like painting nails and talking. Tonight, we’re planning on having a movie night and watching You’ve Got Mail. She’s never seen it! You’ve Got Mail is one of those “feel good movies” that you can watch over and over. I remember it…

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Happy Weekend

HAPPY WEEKEND: THE READING DOG

Soo… this weekend has been crazy kinds of crazy. Greg and I have been super busy with work, appointments and life in general. It seems like it should still be Tuesday because it’s all flown by so fast, but boy are we glad today is Friday. Oh, sweet sweet Friday. This weekend, we’re – yep… you guested it – working on the carport. With this week being so crazy, we haven’t had a chance to work on it like we…

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House Happenings

FULL CIRCLE FURNITURE

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So, we have a pretty cool new piece of furniture hanging out in the dining room… It’s pretty awesome, right?! Over the years, I’ve seen a bunch of card catalog cabinets online here and there and always thought it would be really neat to have one. But what makes this card catalog cabinet even cooler is that it’s from the library of Greg’s and my alma mater. Long story short, some family friends, Ted and Judy Gee, had three catalog…

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