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Pottery Barn Inspired DIY Entryway Storage Bench–#PlywoodPretty Challenge

Pottery Barn Inspired DIY Entryway Storage Bench--#PlywoodPretty Challenge

You guys!! I’m so excited to be participating in Remodelaholic’s #PlywoodPretty Challenge along with several other super talented bloggers!  (How I got included in a list of super talented bloggers, I’m still not sure…)  So, what’s the #PlywoodPretty Challenge?  Basically, Remodelaholic challenged us to make something…ANYTHING…from plywood and you won’t believe the super cool ideas we all came up with!  Who knew you could do so much with a simple sheet of plywood?! . You can scroll down to check out links to…

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How to Build a Modern Farmhouse Dining Table

How to Build a Modern Farmhouse Dining Table

Have you guys ever noticed that I have never posted a “farmhouse dining table” on here before (besides this one that doesn’t count because it was my very first build and I didn’t have a clue how to write a tutorial about it)? . I’ve posted my mom’s X-base kitchen table, and some coffee tables and end tables, but never a “farmhouse dining table.” . It’s not that I’ve never made one.  I’ve actually made a few, but EVERYONE has one…

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DIY Ballard Designs Knock Off Pantry Cabinet

DIY Ballard Designs Knock Off Pantry Cabinet

Want to know how to save $1800 in one weekend?  It’s so easy!  You don’t have to pick up a side job.  You don’t have to create a new budget.  You don’t have to clip a bazillion coupons for random things at the grocery store.  You don’t even have to sell a body part…or a body fluid.  (Everyone together now….) EWWWWWWWW. . All you have to do is build this cabinet/pantry/linen storage. Now, of course, you’re wondering…how’s that supposed to…

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DIY Entryway Cabinet–And A Giveaway!!

DIY Entryway Cabinet or Shoe Cabinet with a super cool door design!

When I was in college, x years ago (x=more that I care to think about), I got a degree in math. . I’m convinced that if you are good at college math, you would probably also make a decent lawyer. College math classes are basically writing long explanations about how this random fact is somehow related to this random fact and that somehow proves this statement (they’re called “theorems”).   SO. MUCH. FUN. . Anyway, I feel like that’s what’s going…

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DIY Baby Gift Idea–Ultrasound Picture Frame

DIY Personalized Baby Gift Idea--Ultrasound Frame

THIS IS NOT A PREGNANCY ANNOUNCEMENT. . I had to make sure this was clear from the beginning.  Since the day I got married, everyone (except me) keeps hoping that announcement is coming.  However (sorry mom…well, sorry, not sorry), I hate to disappoint (really, I don’t), but this is not it. 🙂 . But, I have a friend who is expecting her first little girl very soon and, of course, you know me…I’m like what can I make for a…

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DIY Bathroom Vanity–I Smell Another Bathroom Remodel

How to Build a DIY Single Bathroom Vanity

Once upon a time I, alongside a VERY reluctant husband, remodeled a bathroom. And it was a nightmare.  After the bathroom was done and the new bedroom floor was laid, I swore to Danny that I wouldn’t even THINK about another remodel “anytime soon.”   Oh memories, such a fickle thing. How quickly I forget all those late nights covered in crawl space dirt, exhausted and sweaty, and hating myself for ever starting this thing to begin with and turned…

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DIY Destination Map Picture Frame Thingy–Yes, You Read That Right

How to make a DIY destination map picture frame

Can I be honest for a second? I really hate football.  It’s not that I hate the game, or the players, or the coaches.  I just hate that you run the ball for 5 seconds and it’s 30 more seconds before the next play.  And I’m REALLY impatient.  Guys, what takes that long?  GET ON WITH IT ALREADY!!!!  I just can’t deal. . On a semi-related note, do you guys ever watch the Bad Lip Reading videos on YouTube? The football…

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