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How to Remove RV Window Valences

Have you ever wondered where the heck RV manufacturers get the fabric for their window valences? And does anyone actually like them? I ask this because it seems most people want to...

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Holistic Health Plans

Eric and I don't use traditional medicine often and instead opt for natural remedies when possible. I thought 2016 was going to be my year to experiment with essential oils and...

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RV Christmas Home Tour

I love decorating our home for the holidays, the sparkly lights and greenery makes it feel so magical, don't you think? And moving into a tiny house on wheels didn't change that. We...

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Small DIY Sofa with Storage

Whether you have a RV, tiny house, or a tiny nook to fill, you should know that even tiny sofa's can have style and function. We recently shared our sofa design inspiration along...

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Custom RV Sofa – Part 1

Have you ever had a vision in your head of a piece of furniture that would be perfect for your home, only you have trouble actually finding it, at a price...

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DIY Rustic Modern Shelves

Do you ever find yourself overthinking a project in order to make it more original? Only once you have an idea it's not exactly what you had in mind and...

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ORC Week 3

Here we are in week 3 of the One Room Challenge and I can't believe we only have 3 weeks left! This past weekend we celebrated my sister's wedding, and...

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We're super excited to be a guest participant in the One Room Challenge for Spring 2016. Follow along as we renovate our RV into a rustic modern motorhome!

The One Room Challenge

Have you heard of the One Room Challenge? It's an interior design event that happens twice a year where 20 bloggers transform one room over a 6 week period. If you love...

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Looking for ways to update the RV engine access cover? Check out how we made this custom RV doghouse cover for our 2008 Tiffin Allegro Open Road 32LA!

Custom RV Doghouse Cover

Before Eric and I even began installing the new flooring in our RV, we started looking up options on how to recover the hump located in-between the captain's chairs, otherwise...

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It’s Time to Simplify

There have been some changes going on over here, and despite a lack of posts Eric and I have been working hard behind the scenes. As some of you may already...

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Rustic Wood Bench

It feels like forever since I shared a DIY project as we've been pretty busy in the RV. On top of getting the motorhome up to the point where we can...

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Avoid this Costly RV Mistake

  Avoid this Costly RV Mistake Things may seem quiet over here on the blog, but that's only because we've been spending the majority of our time dealing with a costly RV...

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Rustic Modern Bathroom Designs

We may be dealing with a water leak dilemma in the RV, but that won't keep me from daydreaming about someday having something similar to these rustic modern bathroom designs to call...

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2016 Word of the Year

Over the past 2 years I opted for a new "Word" vs. a resolution and this year won't be any different. It's a great alternative to the typical New Year's...

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Update: RV Kitchen Cabinets

The holidays certainly put the RV reno on hold but I wanted to update you on the progress we've made so far. RV Kitchen Cabinets PART ONE For those of you that...

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DIY Gilded Glasses

New Years is just around the corner and if you plan to entertain then I have a super easy and festive project for you today. Although I made these DIY gilded...

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Merry Everything Sign

Christmas is around the corner and I just realized I never shared the vintage-style Merry Everything sign I created, which you may recall from my Christmas home tour LAST year. Umm...

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RV Flooring Options

A few months ago I spotted a new store on our way home from running errands. Eric and I had just been discussing RV flooring options so naturally this shop stood...

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Rustic Front Porch Christmas Sign

Thank you so much to BEHR  for sponsoring this post! As always, all opinions are 100% my own. I'm so excited to have teamed up with 18 other bloggers to share some outdoor holiday...

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RV Renovation Progress

I just wanted to pop in to give you a quick update on our RV renovation progress. Despite taking turns being sick this month we finally removed quite a bit...

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How to Make a Rustic Mug Holder

Thank you so much to BEHR  for sponsoring this post! As always, all opinions are 100% my own.  Isn't it funny how the easiest projects sometimes turn out to be our favorite?...

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How to Make Fall Window Decals

You know how some kids get really excited and start talking a mile a minute because they want to make sure they tell you everything they're thinking before you have a chance...

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2016 Color Trends

This post is sponsored by BEHR, but all opinions are 100% my own. I only recommend products that I love and use myself. You can read more about my disclosures...

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Rustic Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin

Last year one of my favorite fall projects, just so happened to be the easiest. You may recall seeing my little fabric pumpkins which I shared on instagram as well...

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FREE Printable John Muir Quote

Last fall I temporarily offered this 8x10 printable to our newsletter subscribers for the month of October, with future plans to add variations of the file to my digital shop. However, I've recently received several...

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RV Tour: Before Photos

Something big happened for us this month, we bought an RV! If you follow us on social media then chances are you already know this. We are so excited about our...

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15 Tips for Waxing Furniture

I previously shared this information on this Chalk Paint coffee table transformation post, but decided these tips for waxing furniture deserved their own post. 15 Tips for Waxing Furniture with Annie...

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Decorating around a TV

Does your TV take the spotlight in your living room, even when it's turned off? Today I'm sharing some more photos of our family room so you can see how...

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Upcycled Scarf Planter

I'm excited to share a super easy project today as part of Scarf Week! That's right, while some are celebrating sharks this week, a few of us bloggers got together...

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Kilim Inspired Painted Pillow

We’re back with another round of #knockoutknockoffs, and this week our DIY inspiration came from the shop, CB2. In case you’re new here, I teamed up with some awesome DIY bloggers to bring you...

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Practicing being present

This isn't one of my typical posts, but I decided to get a little personal today in hopes of striking a cord with anyone else out there that is dealing...

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Creative String Light Ideas

I love how whimsical, romantic, and etherial string lights can make a space feel but have you ever thought of different ways to use them in home decor? Well today I've...

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Massive Gallery Wall

Who doesn't love gallery walls? I know that every time I come across one on Facebook, Pinterest or in magazines I am instantly in awe, especially given that no two...

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Rustic Inspired Headboards

Headboards can make a huge impact on a space by adding character, color and texture. So whether you are looking to add rustic elements to a modern, vintage, or industrial...

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On the Front Porch Interview

On The Front Porch Interview Are you familiar with Porch? It's a fantastical resource to find home decorating or remodeling inspiration, locate professionals to maintain or improve your home, and to...

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Upcycled Owl Nightlight

We're back with another round of #knockoutknockoffs, and this week our DIY inspiration came from the shop, Land of Nod. In case you're new here, I teamed up with 5 super creative...

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DIY Gold Foil Wall Art

The right tools can make your projects easier, faster, more efficient, and best of all more fun to create. With that said, my absolute favorite crafting tool to date is hands...

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20 Modern Rustic Bedroom Retreats

[tps_header] Could your master bedroom use an update, but you're just not sure where to begin or what your bedroom style even is? Well if salvaged materials make you giddy, especially when...

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DIY Modern Rustic Wall Hanging

I am soooo excited to have recently teamed back up with 5 super creative bloggers to bring you another round of inspired DIY projects! We started this series last year and...

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How to Frame Plywood Wall Art

I recently shared how you can create large scale wall art on a budget, and today I'm sharing how to frame plywood wall art with a rustic modern feel. Framing Options for...

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Garage Organization: Part 2

Garage Organization: Part 2 If your garage has gotten out of hand and you're looking for some solutions for garage organization, then you're in luck. Today I'm sharing how we transformed...

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Garage Organization: Part 1

There's something about warm, sunny weather that makes me want work on projects in the garage. In fact, most of our larger DIY projects are created during the Spring and...

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DIY Moss Wall Decor

DIY Moss Wall Decor I love moss. It's earthy, rustic, and instantly adds a pop of color to your home. Here is a ridiculously easy way to create some wall decor...

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35 Inspiring Upcycled Projects

35 Inspiring Upcycled Projects The Maker's Link party may have come to an end, but we couldn't say goodbye without one final shout out to some of our favorite bloggers that have...

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Upcycled DIY Marquee Sign

A few months ago while browsing the thrift shop aisles, I came across this framed wall art: While it wasn't my taste I knew it would be the perfect candidate for...

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DIY Coffee Filter Garland

I <3 coffee, but I never realized how much I love coffee filters until I made some garland from them for our wedding. Who knew coffee filter garland could be...

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DIY Fabric Pinboard

It may be February, and I may live in Georgia, but we actually got some snow last night! I love winter but have to admit that I am more than...

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Creative Workspace Tour

Have you ever had a room so messy that the thought of someone else seeing it made you cringe? Or been embarrassed when someone opened the door to a room or closet...

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Is this the life you imagined?

Is this the Life You Imagined? Are you as excited about 2015 as I am? Are there any projects or changes you've been wanting to implement, but just haven't gotten the motivation...

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Upcycled Mid-Century Armoire

Wow, doesn't it feel like forever since I shared a furniture transformation? I guess the cold weather has kept me from working on large projects outside and in the garage...

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DIY Ornament Gift Box

Christmas is just a couple days away but I wanted to go ahead and post this gift idea anyway. I LOVE wood slice ornaments and even made a ton more...

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FREE Printable Holiday Cards

Today I'm sharing some free printable holiday cards that include a couple of my favorite things, woodland animals and buffalo plaid. I think my favorite is the moose...

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Printable Christmas Cards

Last week I created some Printable Christmas Cards for us to send out this year,  and I wanted to share them with you too! Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Animal - Printable...

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A New Christmas Tradition

When Rachel from Like a Saturday asked if I’d like to be a part of a Holiday Traditions blog hop I originally hesitated. I love traditions, but to be honest I...

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Rustic Give Thanks Place Setting

Are you looking for some easy place setting ideas for Thanksgiving? Here is an idea that's not only super easy, but super affordable too! Simple & Rustic Give Thanks Place Setting This...

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Easy Lamp Shade Update

Are you familiar with the Sizzix Big Shot? If you are a crafter or scrapbooker then chances are you have either heard of it, or may even own one. It's a...

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DIY Tribal Wall Art

Have you used stencils to decorate furniture, your walls or home accessories such as pillows or lamp shades? I have used a few stencils on furniture before, but nothing as...

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DIY Copper Pipe Tray

Fall may have just begun, but Christmas is just a few short months away, which is why I teamed up with 14 other bloggers to bring you some handmade Christmas...

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Fall Home Tour

I'm so excited to be participating in the 2014 fall home tour this week, along with 35+ other bloggers!  I have never done any type of home tour before so...

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DIY Modern Rustic Wood Lamp

DIY Modern Rustic Wood Lamp I love lamp. In particular this DIY modern rustic wood lamp that now sits pretty on my nightstand. My dad actually had this piece of salvaged wood...

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DIY Fabric Tape Pumpkins

Have you started decorating for fall yet? If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen my love for fabric tape, pumpkins and all things rustic in a photo...

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100 Fall Project Ideas

Wow, it's September, can you believe it? I love summer but I've gotta admit that fall is my favorite time of year, and fall projects are some of my faves...

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DIY Copper Pipe Desk

I hope you are enjoying your labor day weekend! My brother, sister-in-law and 3 year old niece are visiting us from PA this week, yay! We haven't seen them in...

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DIY Lace Curtains

Yay, it’s time for another round of projects in the series, Knock Out Knock Offs! I teamed up with 5 super creative and amazing bloggers to bring you a fun...

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Thrifted Lamp Makeover

Today's post is short and sweet, and goes to show that a little bit of spray paint can go a long way! Thrifted Lamp Makeover I found this little guy at a...

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