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Pin of the Week: Displaying Personal Pictures

I’ve always thought that the idea of limiting personal pictures in your home is so weird. (I don’t understand why this is an issue but check out this Apartment Therapy post about the differing opinions.) I mean, it’s my damn house and if I want to wallpaper it with pictures of my kids so it doesn’t look… Continue reading Pin of the Week: Displaying Personal Pictures

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Pin of the Week: Malachite

It’s been awhile since I did a Pin of the Week but then again, it’s been awhile since I saw something that seriously took my breathe away like this one. When I spied this image of a Sally Wheat design on Marcus Design, I audibly gasped. I don’t know what it is about malachite. I… Continue reading Pin of the Week: Malachite

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Pin of the Week: Pink Chairs

It’s no surprise that this week’s Pin of The Week was repinned. I mean, it’s a hot pink chair! Who doesn’t love a pink chair? OK – maybe the men in our lives don’t but I’m here to fight that notion. Look at this pic. Sure, the chair is pink but the rest of the… Continue reading Pin of the Week: Pink Chairs

crafts, Decor, Family, Home, My house

Instant Gratification: Two Quickies for the Pinterest Challenge

Do you ever feel like you have so many projects going on and they’re all just halfway done? Case in point: The ladies each got new beds last week. Well, I should say new mattresses. (Sophia got a full and Lily got rid of her toddler bed and upgraded to Sophia’s old twin.) So of course… Continue reading Instant Gratification: Two Quickies for the Pinterest Challenge

Before and After, Decor, Home, My house

I Have a Hot Pink Chair!

I have been wanting a hot pink couch or chair for like ever. Remember when I showed you all those dreamy pink pics and told you I was thinking about dying an old slipcover I wasn’t using? Well, I did it! Here’s the best part: this renovation cost less than $10. That’s right! Ten buckaroos!… Continue reading I Have a Hot Pink Chair!

Decor, Home, My house

Photo Wall or My New Favorite Thing In My House

I first told you about my obsession with oversized photo displays back in October 2012 when I spied this awesome picture from Palihouse on Dilly Dallas. Just to recap: I know that displaying personal pictures might not be #1 on every decorators must-do list (in fact, it’s usually on their NO list) but to me… Continue reading Photo Wall or My New Favorite Thing In My House

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The Only Guacamole Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Okay, maybe not just three people but I do admit I have a pretty serious obsession with guacamole. In fact, I’ve made it my life’s work to perfect my guac recipe. And today I’m here to share it with you beautiful people. (By the way, that print above is a poster from a site called Dormify… Continue reading The Only Guacamole Recipe You’ll Ever Need

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A New Old Desk by “Sophia at Home”

Hi! I’m Sophia, Sue’s nine year old daughter. Today, I’m going to show you how super easy it is to redo a desk for your room in just one weekend.  Welcome to Sophia at Home! Step 1: Ask mom for a desk for your room for the millionth time. Step 2: Rearrange the furniture in… Continue reading A New Old Desk by “Sophia at Home”