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Megan Duesterhaus
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Treasures from the Basement - DIY Standing Frames for Mom's Art
As many of you know, early last year, my mother unexpectedly passed away . My family and I then spent the next 8+ months cleaning out my childhood home - a house my parents lived in for the final 34 years of their 51 year marriage. As we sorted, purged, and...
As many of you know, early last year, my mother unexpectedly passed away. My family and I then spent the next 8+ months cleaning out my childhood home - a house my parents lived in for the final 34 years of their 51 year marriage. As we sorted, purged, and de-cluttered, we unearthed a bunch of ...
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My Best Spray Painting Tips & Tricks
Hey everyone!!! Sorry for the radio silence around here on Monday. I know I said I'd give you warning when I was going to be out, but truthfully, the weekend got away from me and I opted to just the take day off instead of stressing myself out to get a post...
Hey everyone!!! Sorry for the radio silence around here on Monday. I know I said I'd give you warning when I was going to be out, but truthfully, the weekend got away from me and I opted to just the take day off instead of stressing myself out to get a post up. My next DIY frame project is ...
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My No-Spend Lent - Round 2!
Today is Ash Wednesday (how is that possible? I swear it was just Christmas!). For us Catholics (and other faiths, I'm sure), today marks the start of Lent and the beginning of a 40-days abstinence from something . As a kid and even for much of my adulthood...
Today is Ash Wednesday (how is that possible? I swear it was just Christmas!). For us Catholics (and other faiths, I'm sure), today marks the start of Lent and the beginning of a 40-days abstinence from something. As a kid and even for much of my adulthood, I gave up chocolate. Every.single.
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1 Ugly Cabinet = 4 Stunning Transformations
If I could only pick one DIY/craft hobby to do for the rest of my life, it would be transforming furniture. Even long before I started doing it myself, furniture transformations on TV shows and the Internet were my favorite to see; and I still eat them up l...
If I could only pick one DIY/craft hobby to do for the rest of my life, it would be transforming furniture. Even long before I started doing it myself, furniture transformations on TV shows and the Internet were my favorite to see; and I still eat them up like I do peanut M&Ms ;) There is just ...
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Labeled Clip Magnets - a DIY Tutorial
Happy Friday, Friends! Boy, this week was a doozy for me - lots of projects and lots of deadlines but I got everything done and in on time - phew! I for one am excited to see the calendar flip to Friday. I am ready for a weekend away from the computer and m...
Happy Friday, Friends! Boy, this week was a doozy for me - lots of projects and lots of deadlines but I got everything done and in on time - phew! I for one am excited to see the calendar flip to Friday. I am ready for a weekend away from the computer and my glue gun ;) Before I sign off for the ...
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Treasures from the Basement: Vintage Lamps Makeover (including how to wire a vintage lamp!)
Happy Monday, friends! Did you have a good weekend? We spent a
fantastic weekend visiting and relaxing with family. We made it back just in
time to watch the Super Bowl and prep for the week ahead. It was a good one,
but it sure went by way too quickly!  I’...
Happy Monday, friends! Did you have a good weekend? We spent a fantastic weekend visiting and relaxing with family. We made it back just in time to watch the Super Bowl and prep for the week ahead. It was a good one, but it sure went by way too quickly! I'm excited to kick off this week with a ...
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THIHM Around the Web #4
Happy Friday, friends! Thanks to several of you who left great feedback on my Spray Painting post - I'm never sure what you guys will find helpful or inspiring so I'm glad I published it! I hope my suggestions and tips help you on your next spray painting p...
Happy Friday, friends! Thanks to several of you who left great feedback on my Spray Painting post - I'm never sure what you guys will find helpful or inspiring so I'm glad I published it! I hope my suggestions and tips help you on your next spray painting project. If you missed it, ...
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DIY Canvas Frame
You guys! I made a frame! A from-scratch, extra-large, perfectly fitting wooden frame. I realize in the blog/DIY world of incredible homemade furniture and construction projects, this is not all that impressive. But for this construction novice (that term i...
You guys! I made a frame! A from-scratch, extra-large, perfectly fitting wooden frame. I realize in the blog/DIY world of incredible homemade furniture and construction projects, this is not all that impressive. But for this construction novice (that term is probably even a bit generous), ...
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Smart & Stylish Solutions in a Builder Basic Bathroom - Master Bathroom Final Reveal
Happy Presidents' Day, friends! I hope you all had a great weekend and are able to squeak in one more day of relaxing and family/friend time today if you have it off! I had the kind of weekend that frustrates a DIYer...nothing seemed to work out right, I ma...
Happy Presidents' Day, friends! I hope you all had a great weekend and are able to squeak in one more day of relaxing and family/friend time today if you have it off! I had the kind of weekend that frustrates a DIYer...nothing seemed to work out right, I made several trips to the hardware store ...
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Pencil Arrow Valentines
Hello Everyone! How was your weekend? Mine went by WAY too fast. Not nearly enough relaxing or de-compressing occurred...but we had gorgeous weather and lots of family time, so no complaints here! AND...I managed to knock out Henry's Valentines for all his ...
Hello Everyone! How was your weekend? Mine went by WAY too fast. Not nearly enough relaxing or de-compressing occurred...but we had gorgeous weather and lots of family time, so no complaints here! AND...I managed to knock out Henry's Valentines for all his little buddies (long before the night ...
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A Love-Ly Round-Up of My Favorite Valentine's Day Projects!
With the calendar flipping to February, it's time for your favorite stores (and your favorite blogs!) to roll out all of their adorable red and pink decor, projects, and ideas in full force! After all, with Valentine's Day being only two weeks into the mont...
With the calendar flipping to February, it's time for your favorite stores (and your favorite blogs!) to roll out all of their adorable red and pink decor, projects, and ideas in full force! After all, with Valentine's Day being only two weeks into the month, there isn't much time to decorate ...
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12 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts and Crafts!
Happy Monday of Christmas week! Christmas is just a few days away (eep!), and if you're like me, you may be running around getting the last few gifts made, bought, baked, wrapped, sent and/or placed under the tree! Instead of cramming in a project tutorial/...
Happy Monday of Christmas week! Christmas is just a few days away (eep!), and if you're like me, you may be running around getting the last few gifts made, bought, baked, wrapped, sent and/or placed under the tree! Instead of cramming in a project tutorial/reveal today (which I don't really have ...
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10 ways to transform your walls without paint
www.today.com

Explore the slideshow '10 ways to transform your walls without paint' on TODAY.com

3 DIY Projects to Bring Typography into Your Home
www.forrent.com

Spruce up your apartment decor with these typography decor ideas!

The Homes I Have Made: Console Table Runner and Holiday "Mantel"
thehomesihavemade.blogspot.com

Console Table Runner and Holiday "Mantel". Because I have all this wonderful holiday fabric, I am not hesitating to make some addi