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  • Inspiring Summer Porches
    July 19, 2017

    If y’all follow along with us on Instagram, you’ve been getting glimpses of my summer vacation — a two-week excursion from Vegas to the Grand Canyon. (*ahem* If you don’t, head over and give us a follow!) I’ve seen so many majestic things on this vacation that are a gorgeous part of creation, and I’ve ...
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  • Why I Love A Cozy Home
    July 17, 2017

    If you’ve followed along with SLB for any amount of time, you know I mostly post about home decor and DIYs. Have I ever told you why I love a cozy home, though? Sure, aesthetics are great. Yes, I love a good vintage find, and I absolutely want to live in a space that both ...
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  • DIY Felt Letterboard
    July 7, 2017

    Y’all, I got inspired the other day! As per usual, scrolling through Instagram I came across the most beautiful spaces ever, but something that kept making an appearance over and over were letterboards. I’ve been wanting one ever since Magnolia Flour was opened and I saw the cute cupcake saying Joanna Gaines had put on ...
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  • How to Style Your Shelves
    June 30, 2017

    I love built-ins. It’s probably the one thing they take out on Fixer Upper that I sometimes cry over … okay, not really cry, but I’m thinking to myself, Why? They were white and could be so cute! Of course, Joanna does something awesome with that space and then I go, Oh, THAT’s why. Got it. Yep. ...
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  • Farmhouse Dining Room Reveal
    June 23, 2017

    If you saw my hallway reveal, you know I’ve suddenly been overcome with the urge to paint all the things white. Amanda put it well when she said we dream in black, white and greenery. Add a little natural wood in, and that’s my happy place! Once I finished the hallway, I had this vision ...
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  • DIY Kraft Paper Wall Art
    June 13, 2017

    Hello, friends! Today, I have a quick DIY for you based on some lovely photos I’ve been seeing all over my Instagram feed. You may or may not know that I have a slight love affair with kraft paper. It’s great for wrapping presents and covering tables and as packing paper for items I ship. ...
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  • Entryway Makeover
    June 8, 2017

    Friends, as I write this post, I’m sitting in the airport delayed, yet again. This week, I’m headed to Florida (yay, vacation!!!), although at this point it feels like I might not get there.  By the time you read this tomorrow morning, though, hopefully I’ll be enjoying the sand and the salt air and the ...
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  • Bathroom Update | DIY Vinyl Flooring
    May 19, 2017

    The last step in our journey to finishing the major upgrades in our hall bathroom was flooring. Flooring that I’d had for, oh, a month at least but hadn’t found the time to put down. We were seriously living with the subfloor exposed for all of that time, just covering it with bath mats when ...
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  • Have Faith
    May 5, 2017

    Have you ever had moments where you’re not sure if it’s the Lord’s voice or your own internal monologue that you’re listening to? This was my struggle — not hearing him in the big things, but hearing him in the stillness. I left work on a Thursday just like any other day… Except instead of going the way ...
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  • DIY $15 Milk Stool
    May 1, 2017

    It’s no secret that I love vintage and thrift store shopping. One of my favorite things to do is repurpose items that were used years and years ago. They possess charm and character that you simply can’t buy new. A few months ago, I was with my aunt shopping at Coach Light Antiques and a ...
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