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Happy New Year again!
Time does fly doesn't it? And is it accelerating or is it just me? I found this in an altered book I did. I was trying to document my work. I have to tell you I had very mixed feeling seeing the date. 10 years. First reaction was what happened to the time? ...
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Thanksgiving weekend
I have so much to be thankful for. I try to remember this on a daily basis. It is nice to celebrate with friends and family and fabulous food. All the veggies are ready to cook, just have to stuff the bird, pop it in the oven and relax for a few hours. Have...
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check out the new contest
for Canadians who love Annie Sloan Chalk Paint at the 31 Days of Chalk Paint Love here is my night table in its home at the cottage. Looks like a fun contest.
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I mixed new colours
of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint to make the colours used to paint this chair. Sturdy, comfortable, clean yet boring. I had pinned a similar one done with a Union Jack that Annie has shown to feature Napoleonic Blue. I wasn't really up for the math to do a flag s...
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Colour scheme
Our new cottage is a builder's model.  That means their designer picks out the paint colours. I love colour, any colour so I am fine with using what we will be getting. We found this picture in thrift store, of course. The colours are perfect. It is about 2...
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What are gleanings?
I love the name of my blog but it is not self- explanatory. My new in-my-mind-only blog will have a menu explaining the term Gleanings and  have examples. The new blog may be a while so I'll start here. Gleanings pl n 1.  (Agriculture) the useful remnants o...
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Have her in circles
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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Contest
For Canadians only! They are featuring a stockist and a colour each day of October. Today's paint colour is Old Ochre. I entered this dresser. I do need to learn to take better photos!  You can see (and please LIKE) my entry in the CONTEST   thanks
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A little behind
I am. I know. But a BlogPodium recap  has been on my mind. Times does fly. Unlike last time  the room full of younger women didn't bother me!   Jennifer Flores  did an amazing job again leading her team to pull off an organized, fun, educating and stylish c...
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more painted furniture
with custom colours. We need to have very small multi-functional furniture at the cottage. What could be better than nesting tables? This is before I started mixing up the ASCP. and yes I do know there is only one table here!     Nesting tables painted in c...
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I wasn't going to go but once I had a purpose I signed up for
I went last year. You can read about my experience  Here My purpose, well it's too early for details but lets just say I've bought to much furniture and "STUFF" for our little cottage. Hehe!
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They're here, they're here!!!!
Yup my  Heather's prize arrived. Paint cans in their own winter wear. only in Canada eh?! We got 12 yup, a dozen cans so ASCP, a can of each dark and clear wax and Annie 's workbook. So many yummy colours. Thanks Annie Sloan Unfolded.
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We made it happen
Do you believe in manifesting your future? Vision boards? Asking the universe for your hearts wishes? I know it all sound sort of hoey hockus-pockus but I have experienced it enough in my life to recognize it when it happens. Where is this going you ask? On...
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