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as my due date approaches, this was another project on my rather lengthy list that i wanted to tackle. not being overly blessed on the top half of my body, finding a nursing bra that fits well is next to impossible.  after ordering – and returning – a couple different styles, and not wanting to pay an […]

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with wren’s birthday quickly approaching, i’d been keeping my eyes open for a little table and chair set for her;  what i thought would be the perfect gift. after looking….and searching…..what i found was either: ugly expensive too small (i wanted to be able to seat 4) did i mention expensive? just not quite right   […]

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it all started with a cute pair of boots…   yes, the boots were cute, but they didn’t seem to match all of sunny’s outfits. buying multiple pairs of shoes for a little girl who will only wear them for 6 months didn’t seem very practical. i began browsing online, and that’s when i happened […]

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This project is so easy, I’m almost embarrassed to post it, but here goes. supplies: 3 ikea grasset planters steel wool rag mineral spirits paint brush 1 quart copper paint  (you can find this anywhere from inexpensive spray paint to high end paint that contains actual copper – you’re choice)   drill holes in bottom […]

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  this may seem like a simple thing, but i gotta tell you, it’s been a sunday morning lifesaver for us. it started last fall, with trying to avoid clothing wars with sunny; i ended up laying out all her church outfits and photographing them, then taping them to the inside of her closet door. Simple, […]

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