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Cheryl Thornton
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A self-confessed home decor and DIY junkie - I have been decorating my own home on a budget for years...upscaling curbside finds and garage sale treasures is how I roll!
A self-confessed home decor and DIY junkie - I have been decorating my own home on a budget for years...upscaling curbside finds and garage sale treasures is how I roll!

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A Refresh for Summer...
Hello Friends!! This past weekend was the first official one of the summer season here in Canada - Victoria Day weekend.  We celebrated the weekend with a wedding and some projects out in the yard. McG has been working hard to get his garage insulated and w...

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A Little bit of Spring on the Porch
Hello again!  Another month has gone by already - time is flying by so quickly isn't it? McG and I arrived home yesterday from a two week trip to sunny Florida.  We go each year for the last two weeks of March.  Let me tell you, the weather was FABULOUS!!! ...

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Progress on the Bathroom
This week we have really worked hard to get this bathroom into the homestretch. As I told you last week, this is the main bathroom in our home and the one that McG and our son share. We knocked the following projects off our to-do list this week... 1.  sand...

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Moving at a slower pace...
Like many of you I follow a whole whack of bloggers...and I am amazed at the pace they seem to get their projects done.  McG and I worked at a fast pace when we first moved here, but these days projects seem to take a whole lot longer to complete. We starte...

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Cheryl Thornton commented on a post on Blogger.
these are all great ideas Angela! We are working on renovating a fixer upper as well...so I know what you are dealing with when you talk about a budget. We have renovated all but three rooms in the 2 1/2 years that we have been here. Most with sale finds, paint and a lot of man hours put in by the hubby and I. You're doing a great job...and can I say - I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE that plaid wall!!!

Cheryl @ The Creative Me and My McG

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Hello Friends!! The New Year is well under way and I'm popping in to apologize for being away so long! Work and holidays has really slowed any progress we have made around here...that and the fact that our to-do list has dwindled. We started our Master bedr...

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Decisions, Decisions
At the end of last week's post about our new "wood planked wall" in the master bedroom, I asked for your suggestions with regard to whether to paint or stain the wood. I have to say that I am not surprised that most of you voted to paint it white.  The reas...

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Cheryl Thornton commented on a post on Blogger.
looks amazing! I'm glad to come across someone else who has a small master bedroom - ours isn't much bigger than yours and it's tough sometimes to get inspiration when all you see are great big rooms!! Love your style - I'm a new follower!!

Cheryl @ The Creative Me and My McG

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Getting Back to Work!!
HELLO!!! I can't believe that I have been away from this blog for so long!!  I'm sure that some of you thought that we had fallen off the planet..and I feel that way too! This little part time job turned into almost full time hours for the last three months...

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Cheryl Thornton commented on a post on Blogger.
looks great Angela! I love that you stayed away from orange pumpkins...I LOVE the texture that the white ones bring to your spaces!
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