Category Archives: DIY/Decor

A Wall of Family and Friends

A Wall of Family and Friends

I don’t know how to start this post. This was such a long time coming and I couldn’t be happier with the result. I have been waiting for our cottage walls to be redone for many years and waiting to create this photo wall. Last winter I was finally able to ask my Uncle Preston…

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Pallet-Pool-Towel-Rack

Pallet Pool Towel Rack

So every year I try some way to cover the lovely gas meter that sits at the edge of our back yard patio. It is so ugly but I can’t completely cover it because the gas company may need access to it. This spring I did some searching on Pinterest and found some fantastic ideas.…

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Pool-to-Herb-Garden

Pool to Herb Garden

So many years ago our kids had an above ground pool. Yes, it was a blown up terrible thing and we don’t miss that pool at all. When we got rid of this pool we where left with a huge ugly hole with no grass. We decided to make this nasty hole in the ground…

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Cottage-Bathroom-After

Seaside Cottage Bathroom

I am going to my happy place right now and remembering my cottage bathroom renovation. It is April 8th and it is snowing, yes it is snowing. I am trying to keep up my humor because I also had to have a cavity replaced today. So, what should have been a nice spring day, not…

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WSJ-Wine-Rack

WSJ Wine

One of Steve’s Christmas presents from me this year was WSJ Wine. OK, I will admit that this could be considered a gift for both of us but he made out well. I had one more gift to buy and he mentioned reading about WSJ Wine. BAM! Gift done and we are getting wine delivered…

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