Fabulists

Fabulist Friday Week 3 | My Top 4 Fabulous Items of the Week

Welcome to Fabulist Friday!  This is where I share my top 4 fabulous items of the week. THE FABULIST Keeping yourself organized will be a cinch with this super adorable notebook from SugarPaper.com.  I am a fan of notebooks for keeping track of all my to do lists.  You can stay on top of all your most important tasks with…

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Decorate, Entry Way

Our home entry way update

The husband and I have been in our house for about a year and half.  We have not finished nearly as many renovation projects as we would have liked during this time frame.  I blame our busy schedules and lack of enthusiasm.  It is a bit difficult to talk yourself into giving up more than a few weekends in a…

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Updates and a Few Personal Stories

Can you believe that August is nearly over?  It is almost fall! Today’s post is the last post of the month, so I thought I would use this as an opportunity to catch you up on what is going on in my life. What I am Reading: I am an avid reader.  It is not uncommon to find me laying…

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And the winner is…

I am so incredibly excited to announce that we have a winner for the Get Cleaning Giveaway! THE CONTEST The Get Cleaning Giveaway ran from August 1 to August 27.  I am giving away to one lucky reader a Mrs. Meyer’s Lemon Verbena cleaning bundle.  The cleaning bundle includes dish soap, multi-surface everyday cleaner, and hand soap in my favorite…

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Fabulists

Fabulist Friday Week 2 – My Top 4 Fabulous Items of the Week

Welcome to Fabulist Friday!  This is where I share my top 4 fabulous items of the week. THE LIST Antique Whitewash 18″ Diameter Wood Bead Chandelier from World Market for $160 (currently on sale). You can pick up this awesome light fixture in store or online at WorldMarket.com.  This chandelier does come in two sizes: 18″ and 24″ diameters.  I…

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Decorate, Living Room

How I updated my built-in bookcase

Today I am sharing how I updated my built-in bookcase.  This is a serious subject for me as it has taken me the better part  of 9 months to actually finish. THE BEGINNING Let’s start at the beginning. When we closed on the house, this is what the living room looked like.  It had brown walls and cream trim.  There…

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How-to's

Finding time for exercise

We all know that exercise is vital for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.  Despite this, I still find myself struggling to clock the time. This is me in a red-faced selfie after exercising this weekend (don’t mind the finger in front of the lens): MY COMMON EXCUSES I am great a making excuses.  Some of these might sound familiar…because you are…

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Fabulists

Fabulist Friday Week 1 – My Top 4 Fabulous Items of the Week

Shortly after I announced that I was starting my blog over, a friend of mine asked me if I was going to bring back Fabulist Friday’s.  Initially, I said no.  It is a lot of work to get posts out every Monday and Wednesday.  There is a lot of planning, writing, photo editing, etc that goes into pulling together a…

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