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Archives for August 2013

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Mini-Bundt Cakes

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Mini-desserts are more work than one big one, but soooo much cuter! I bought a mini-bundt cake pan last year and after a disastrous attempt at mini-gingerbreads I hid it in the back of the cupboard until today.

#Pumpkin #Chocolate Chip Mini-Bundt Cakes

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Almost Instant Hutch Upgrade – Low Cost, No Commitment

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I’ve been having problems with my hutch. I love having it for storage and decoration purposes but I was having some problems with her. When I ditched the super bright orange walls and painted them a deep orangy-red (Autumn Russet from Valspar) the dinning room took a turn from light and cheerful to dark and cozy. Luckily the southern facing sliding glass door lets in lots of light, but once I added the dark-finished hutch the whole thing went from country/primitive dinning room to deep, dark cave.

Hutch Upgrade - Bring new life to old furniture with a quick, cheap and reversible technique [Read more…]

Chicken Wire Round Up

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After finishing up my Chicken Wire Frames I still have most of a 50 foot roll sitting in my garage, most of it will make it’s way into the garden or around a tree, but I know I can get a few more projects in! I’ve been looking around and here are some of my favorites:

15 Chicken Wire Projects [Read more…]

DIY Chicken Wire Gallery Wall Frames

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This project is indeed one born from necessity. One, I’m sick of my fridge being covered in photos. Two, picture frames are crazy expensive! We recently added four Ana White $10 ledges to our living room and I wanted a way to display all of my photos. It needed to be low-cost and I needed to be able to switch out my photos easily.

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15 Upcycled Garden Projects

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15 Upcycled Garden Projects - with Links

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