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Gillian Farber
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RN by day, DIYer by night
RN by day, DIYer by night

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DIY Bath Bombs
Hi guys!  Today we're making Bath Bombs.   These are great for gifting AND personal use...because if you're anything like me, you love a nice warm bath in the winter months. If you're looking for a simple gift that's low cost but high impact, give these a t...

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Paper Rose Garland
Hey everyone! I'm back with another installment of Today's topic is making Paper Rose Garland.  You'll need: 1) Paper 2) Twine 3) Scissors 4) Glue Start by drawing a spiral on your paper. If you have a good eye, you can skip this step and head right for you...

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Old Elm Christmas Decor
Season's greetings! Here are a few snapshots of our house all decked out for the holidays. Enjoy!

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October Run-down
Well guys, whole month has gone by with no posts from me. It's true - I never blogged once in October. Whoops. We did tackle some stuff around the house & enjoyed the first official month of Fall in Ohio. Now we're looking forward to Thanksgiving and Christ...

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Breakfast Nook
I really like the farmhouse style/JoAnna Gaines type kitchens. You know what I mean? Think wooden floors, white subway tile, farmhouse tables and  lots  of beadboard. But making a breakfast nook of our own was one thing that kept getting placed on the back ...

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Mulch
Today we mulched.  Which seems kind of silly considering the theme of my last post was how soon Fall is approaching. However, we sort of did this on purpose. We're having around fifty people over in a month or so to celebrate my mother-in-law's birthday, so...

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Fall is Just Around the Corner
Hard to believe there are only 30 more days of summer. Between cookouts, ballgames, ice cream runs, weekend trips & family vacations, it's definitely been a season jam-packed with fun. We've been able to conquer a decent amount of tasks on our To-Do List  p...

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Farmhouse Table
Here are a few photos of my latest project:  refinishing an antique farmhouse table in 5 steps (1) Here is the table with it's rough, dry top (2) Using 220 grit paper, I lightly sanded the top surface + edges with the hand sander (3) After wiping the dust o...

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Nook Look Book
Hey neighbors, welcome to Old Elm! This week I have a string of days off work, so I am working on refinishing the top of a great farmhouse table. Andrew & I went to a few antique places recently, and we found this gem of a steal at the last place we stopped...
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