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Why is it that summer flies by and winter lingers on here in the Midwest?  I am grasping tightly to summer but it is slipping through my fingers. So in an effort to make sure I am not a crazy woman running around a day before school starts trying to get my life in order, {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Get This Look: Blue Office

Work got you down? Singing the office blues? Well, if you work at home, maybe it’s time to stop singing the blues and start painting your office….in shades of blue! I recently read that people are more productive in blue rooms. So if you want to get more done in less time, I suggest taking cues from this beautiful office designed by JLV Creative. Take a look at the five different tutorials I’ve found to get the look of this pretty blue office for less.

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5 Ways to Get Your House Ready for School

I know that a few of you have already started your school year, and many of the rest of you are anticipating it in the coming weeks. It’s true, when it comes to keeping track of carpools, lunch menus, field trip forms, homework, backpacks, and shoes…..things can get overwhelming! Making sure your house is organized in a way that contributes to helping everyone being able to get ready independently is a huge step towards eliminating some of the stress of the morning rush. I hope these 5 Ways to Get Your House Ready for School will give you some ideas that will help your family during the upcoming school year.

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5 Ways to Get This Look: Light-Filled Office

You may have noticed that I like checking out home shows. I love seeing the results of designers and builders working together to create “dream houses”. This spring, Jon and Sherry of Young House Love had a hand in designing and decorating one of the homes. This light-filled office is one of the first rooms you see as you walk in the front door of their show home. I’ve found five tips and tutorials to help you achieve a similar look, for less.

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