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College Sports Fan Bedroom

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My middle and youngest sons are huge sports fans. My middle son came up with the idea of painting  jerseys on their bedroom walls. I’m very excited to share with you the finished College Jersey Bedroom. We still have some decorating and organizing to do, but the painting is done. I shared with our progress on […]

Fourth of July Decorating

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I love decorating, next to baking, it’s my favorite past time. I especially enjoy decorating for the holidays. I also re-decorate my house with each season. In the Spring, I shared with you our Mantle and decorating with nature. Recently, I changed the mantle for summer. I like how the fresh ivy and boxwood looks, […]

Firecrackers

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Many moons ago, my husband and I made these firecrackers. I had not used them for several years and they were in desperate need of re-painting. We started with a round timber, and Doug drilled a hole in the top. We used a hot glue gun to add the rope. Now, over the years the […]

Cookie Cutters ~ Things I Love

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Among many things, I collect cookie cutters. Last week I helped a friend get ready for a Garage Sale, and she gave me some really cool cookie cutters. Some of them were antique, which I really love. I display them in an old pie tin. I put the red cookie cutters in a glass jar. […]

Painting Project – Week 4

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Well, I think we are finally just about done with the painting. Here is where we started, Week 1, Week 2 and Week 3. This week we got the college jerseys started. We started by drawing a jersey on a piece of foam core board. I thought it should be a little thicker than regular poster […]

Painting Project – Week 3

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Well, we are making a little more progress. Most of the trim is done, still need to paint the ceiling and second coat. We bought the paint for the college jerseys, but Home Depot didn’t have University of Texas in a sample size, so we will need to head out and track that down, possibly […]

Painting Project ~ Week 2

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Well, with school and baseball, the painting project has been a little slow this week. Last week, I shared with you my middle and youngest son’s room and the redecorating we are doing with it. Nick did a little painting of the doors And a started painting the trim Any helpful hints when painting the […]