New Kitchen Lighting and a New Adventure

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Hello hello!  Yes, I am finally back with some updates on the house!  I have been taking a reeeeeaaalllyy looooooooonnng break from the blog, for various reasons, including holiday crazy-ness, remodeling the house, issues at my full-time job, having a 2 year old, and not least, starting a new small business.  That’s right, as if I wasn’t busy enough, I went and started a small

French Gray Nightstand Makeover

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Happy Humpday everybody!  We made it to the midpoint of the week, I am finally getting around to posting this little project I just finished.  I am literally in the middle of 10 different projects in the house right now, including painting the kitchen, finishing up the tile backsplash, patching and painting a few spots on the cabinets, building a new kingsize bed, and decorating

3 “Merry Christmas” Tree Printables

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Hello friends!  The Christmas season is upon us already!  I’ve already started putting out a few Christmas items, but have yet to get in the full swing of Christmas decorating.  The craziness of life doesn’t exactly dissipate during this season, rather things tend to get more crazy busy.  That being said, it really is “the most wonderful time of the year.” I’m super excited to

Cabinet Towel Bar & Other Kitchen Hacks

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It’s officially my favorite time of year!  The trees are turning red and yellow, the holidays are approaching, and I just feel the need to have a hot drink in hand at all times.  I also feel the need to get a little more organized, perhaps because life gets so busy this time of year. Plus, the kitchen gets a lot of use during the

Vintage Crate DIY Footstool

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It’s finally time for another Home Depot Monthly Gift Challenge!  Each month we choose an item from the Home Depot and make a gift for someone.  It’s really fun to come up with new and different ideas and use your creativity to make something someone will love.  You can check out my last challenge in this post. This month was my pick, and I chose furniture

Vintage Industrial Lighting Under $100

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I was happy to partner with ParrotUncle.com for this post, but all opinions and comments are 100% my own. Lighting is one of those things that is simple to change, but can really make a big impact on the look of your space.  I have been doing a little shopping for new lighting to finish up our DIY kitchen remodel, and I thought I would

TDH House Updates – Where I’ve Been

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Yes, I know.  It’s been a while.  A long while.  And I’m sorry for that.  But I am hopeful that I am now in a good place to pick up the blog again on a consistent basis.  And to get the ball rolling I thought I would share a bit about what’s going on in my life and some behind-the-scenes action of the #bigwhitebox remodel.