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Back to School: DIY (WALL)POP Family Organization Chart

Back to School: DIY (WALL)POP Family Organization Chart
July 27, 2015
*A product was provided. We are dead in the middle of summer right now with about 3.5 weeks left before School starts. My kids are having a wonderful summer yet are already looking forward to school starting (they miss their friends). I decided that with their summer ac...
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DIY Photo Plaque with Wall Decals #ptghomedecor

DIY Photo Plaque with Wall Decals #ptghomedecor
October 24, 2014
*A product was provided. I have worked with  Pear Tree Greetings before in the past and have loved every item I have ordered. I was excited to partner with them again ad to check out their adorable Wall Decals in Vintage Prints. The  wall art and wall decals are actuall...
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DIY Chalkboard for Toddlers

DIY Chalkboard for Toddlers
October 15, 2014
With Shelby being two and a half now I have been brainstorming ideas on basic pre-school activities for her. She loves to count, draw, sing her ABCs and recite her colors. Now is a perfect time to get her used to having "school time". One thing I knew I wanted to get ...
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More DIY Crafts!

More DIY Crafts!
October 23, 2011
I'm sure you guys have noticed how much I have gotten into DIY, crafts and sewing again. There were quite a few things I wanted to try out and make and of course seeing your baby wearing soemthing or using something you made is fun! My friend Chana from Adventures in Fluf...
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Make Your Own Burp Cloths (and other baby things)

Make Your Own Burp Cloths (and other baby things)
October 2, 2011
When Sarah was six months old I took up an interest in sewing, crafts and making hair bows.  I would make bibs and burp cloths for Sarah, and even made tops for the girls.  I had a huge obsession with Chenille, Minky and Flannel. But over the years our lives have gotten so b...
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Thank you KILZ Paint & Lisa LaPorta!

Thank you KILZ Paint & Lisa LaPorta!
August 13, 2009
I know most of you have been following my home redesign since Lisa LaPorta came to my home and did an consultation with me. We then went shopping! Well today Hubby and I went and picked up the rest of the furniture that we bought thanks to KILZ Paint and Lisa LaPorta. W...
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I’ve Been Busy Painting…… Thanks Lisa LaPorta!

I’ve Been Busy Painting…… Thanks Lisa LaPorta!
August 7, 2009
As most of you know last Thursday Lisa LaPorta from HGTV came to my house and did a consultation with me and helped redesign my living room and dining room! We had a budget and went to Walmart. The picture to the right is the room I showed Lisa and asked her to help me ...
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I spent the day with Lisa LaPorta from HGTV’s Designed to Sell

I spent the day with Lisa LaPorta from HGTV’s Designed to Sell
August 3, 2009
I have always wanted to redo a room in my house, but have never gotten around to it.  So a few weeks back I received an email that made my day! I’m reaching out to you on behalf of Lisa LaPorta, HGTV designer and host of “Designed to Sell” & “Bang for Your Buck”. Lis...
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