DIY Sharpie Subway Tile

Subway tile….it’s my personal favorite. When we were designing our home I knew I wanted it in our kitchen, but I also desperately wanted it in our bathroom. However, I knew that we had a very strict budget, and that simply wasn’t top priority. So, as you could have guessed, it didn’t happen. Well, not…

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How to make 9 wedding bouquets for $50 (TOTAL)

It’s that time of year again…WEDDING SEASON! If you’re like most Americans, then your first thought when you hear the word ‘wedding’ is usually [money]. We can’t deny, weddings keep getting more and more expensive. But, they don’t have to. I want to share with you one way you can save big on your big…

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How to survive the first year of motherhood

As I sit here and write this, I am completely in awe that it has been almost 1 YEAR since I became a mother. In some ways it feels like it went sooo fast, and in many other ways it feels like the longest year of my life (HA). That’s motherhood for you. It will…

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Amazon throw blankets for under $20

Ah blankets. Who doesn’t love a good, cozy, warm throw blanket? Especially in the winter. I’ve put together a list of my 6 favorite throws from Amazon for under $20!! Say WHAAT? You’re gonna want to see these beauties. And possibly snatch one up 😉 Let’s get shoppin’! AMAZON THROWS FOR UNDER $20 This post…

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Styling versatility using a chalkboard in your home

I have come to truly love the use of chalkboards in my home! I am always looking for new ways to change decor in my house and update on a budget. If you’re the same way, then a chalkboard is for you! In this post I will share with y’all 3 of the main ways…

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Simple, Budget Friendly, DIY Birthday Decorations for Kiddos

Birthday celebrations, what kid doesn’t LOVE cake, ice cream, and new toys?! Not to mention a party specifically tailored to THEM!! We recently just celebrated my sons 1st birthday and I wanted to share some simple, budget friendly decoration ideas that I utilized for his party! If you know me, you know I love a…

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Faux Shiplap AKA Sharpie Shiplap

YOU GUYS!! I’m thrilled to share a simple DIY with you that will transform a space. Introducing faux shiplap, using a sharpie paint pen. It’s the real deal ya’ll. So, lets get down to business, shall we? MATERIALS This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclaimer for more information. +Sharpie (black) paint pen (link…

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“How to make a statement wall” on the cheap

Who doesn’t love a good ol’ statement wall! Whether it’s a beautiful bold paint choice, wallpaper or my personal favorite, shiplap. It seems like statement walls are all the rage right now. But if you’re like me, you struggle to find the time and lets be real, money, to do them. Sooo, is it possible…

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“How to build a house” without killing your spouse

Yes, you read that right. Let’s not pretend we all have these perfect, fairy tale marriages where we’re whispering sweet nothings into each other’s ears at all hours of the day (lol). This is REAL life people, and building a house can be s-t-r-e-s-s-f-u-l-l. So, since the hubs and I recently just finished doing this…

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