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Krista thehappyhousie
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This is adorable Marie!! What a great drill project- I have yet to try tackling my own sign building but now I am inspired to do so!!
How To Make Nursery Pallet Art shared in the One Power Tool Challenge: Drill Round.
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Music to my ears +Krista thehappyhousie that I've inspired you to tackle sign building.  It's so easy and possibilities are endless!
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Great makeover! Those legs are the perfect shape for distressing- I love that!  The little bike is so cute:)
Oak table makeover using Arles chalk paint and Dark Walnut stain.
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Thanks so much +Krista thehappyhousie for stopping by!  That cute little bike was missing a seat when I spotted it at a local thrift store so I made one out of Sculpey clay.  
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Trying to choose a new kitchen faucet??  There is a lot to consider, believe it or not!!  Sharing all the tips I learned from my research today #ontheblog today...as well as my new faucet from +Build.com 
http://thehappyhousie.com/8-easy-tips-for-choosing-the-right-faucet/
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Perfect faucet for your kitchen!
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February has arrived, which means Valentine's Day is coming soon! And then Spring is right around the corner, right?!

Today I am sharing 28 adorably elegant DIY Valentine's Day Décor Ideas... come on by for a little V-Day inspiration!  http://thehappyhousie.com/adorably-elegant-diy-valentines-day-decor-ideas/
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Great roundup, +Krista thehappyhousie !
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Looking to organize a little this weekend?  I'm sharing 26 gorgeous - cute and thrifty DIY storage ideas! Get ready to be inspired...
http://thehappyhousie.com/cute-and-thrifty-diy-storage-solutions/

Pin for later:http://www.pinterest.com/pin/237424211581641062/
26 cute and thrifty DIY Storage solutions that you can make yourself to help you get your space organized, functional, and cute - all in one.
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This Tarva dresser is one of the least expensive options for clothes storage at Ikea... come on by to see how I HACKED my version  http://thehappyhousie.com/ikea-hack-tarva-dresser-with-faux-painted-linen-texture/
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Just gorgeous!!!
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I've boarded the organizing train these days and am gathering ideas on my Pin boards... the latest is getting organized in a small space with an office in a closet - or Cloffice as I have heard it called!  15 fab Cloffice spaces to inspire: http://thehappyhousie.com/get-organized-in-a-small-space-with-a-cloffice-office-closet/
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Some really great ideas and some inspirations for variations on your suggestions.
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Looks incredible Amber!! Love the headboard and lights - so many beautiful vintage feeling touches. And that bed - wow!
Master Bedroom Makeover - DIY Headboard & Bed, vintage Decor, yard sale finds, salvaged wall sconces, hand sewn pillows - tour the master bedroom at Averie Lane
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Thanks Krista!!! It's so nice to be "done" with our room!
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Ever had to remove wallpaper?  Then you know what it can be like... I found a secret weapon to help you remove wallpaper without {completely} losing your mind!
http://thehappyhousie.com/how-to-remove-wallpaper-without-completely-losing-your-mind/
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WOW!  What a difference.  
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The kitchen renovation is on-going - we are getting close to the fun part now!  I'm sharing all our inspiration and sources #ontheblogtoday  - come on by! for the details! http://thehappyhousie.com/kitchen-renovation-inspiration-board-plan/
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Swooning over here, girl!  I cannot wait to see the finished kitchen!!
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Are you a sucker for the seasonal plants at the grocery store?  I am...
Right now I am being lured into believing it is spring because the primulas are starting to appear....
And a girl needs something pretty to put her flowers in, right?  Pretty but thrifty?  Come on by to see how easy it is to do you own DIY herringbone pattern {no fancy stencils required!}
http://thehappyhousie.com/diy-gold-white-herringbone-decorative-flower-pots/
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Oooooh. Very classy! #plants +Krista thehappyhousie 
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I love this beautiful rustic pallet wood box... another great project by +April Hoff 
 
A rustic DIY Pallet Wood Box!  Perfect centerpiece for the post-holiday winter decor! #rusticdecor   #diyproject   #palletprojects  
You know, I was thinking… There just aren’t enough DIY projects out there that make use of pallet wood… Ok, so I’m not the first (or second, or third….} blogger to use pallet wood to create a cool piece for my home, but I love the way this pallet wood box cam out all the …
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Teacher, Blogger, Mother and Wife
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teaching, creating, crafting, decorating, organizing, gardening, cleaning, cooking, thrifting
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I am a house-décor-DIY-craft-garden-lovin', Kindergarten teaching, blogging, married Mom of two busy little boys.  www.thehappyhousie.com
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  • Vancouver Island University
    Bachelor of Education, 2001 - 2002
  • University of Victoria
    Bachelor of Arts Honours Sociology, 1996 - 1999
  • University of Phoenix
    Master of Arts in Education, 2005 - 2007
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