Wire Basket Mailbox

I don’t know about you guys, but I am so incredibly happy that wire baskets are becoming a HUGE trend.  Just the right amount of clean simplicity, with just enough rustic edge – I love it!  And you know what I don’t love?  The piles of mail that sit on my new island because I […]

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Installing a Mosaic Tile Backsplash

I have always thought my mother’s kitchen is gorgeous.  But guys, we just took it to a whole new level this weekend.  She now has a beautiful backsplash – that we installed by ourselves! In ONE day.  So if your excuse for not having a backsplash in your kitchen is that it’s too hard – […]

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How to Safely Stain Butcher Block

  Whether you like the lighter look of a butcher-block or a darker, stained look, there’s no question a butcher-block slab requires a little more TLC than other wood.   Because I’m a sucker for rich, dark-stained wood, I opted to stain the slab of butcher-block that tops my island.   There is a couple […]

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8 Textures to Instantly Get the Farmhouse Look

  Looking to add a little more of that “farmhouse feel”, but not sure where to start? It can be as easy as adding a couple, simple decor items with the right texture!  Here are my 8 FAVORITE textures to easily bring that rustic charm into your home:                  

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How to Fake a Hardwood Floor – DIY!

If you’re like me, then you’ve probably spent hours pouring over Pinterest pictures of that PERFECT (yet inexpensive) farmhouse floor. And if you haven’t? Then you should. Now I know, I know. It definitely is not the most fun part of planning your farmhouse style. But it might be one of the most important! A […]

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