DIY: Plywood Flooring in Kids Rooms

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The flooring in this room believe it or not is made of plywood sheets! Plywood was cut into strips to look like planks. The plywood floor looks fabulous and was done for cheap!!! I just love this idea!! This is such a great inexpensive project for a playroom or kids room. The plywood can also …continue reading

Small Spaces…Great Places!

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 A small yet stylish room for a sophisticated kid or teen. Great placement of bed and storage built-ins. The rooms walls are mainly white with one wall a bright vibrant green. A pop of color was painted on the ceiling of the built-in cubby bed. There is also another bed to the top left of …continue reading

Oscar Party Theme

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Such a fun idea for a teen theme party is a Hollywood or Oscar night. Here’s a couple of ideas to make it really fun. Oscar Bingo free download from How About Orange. Free printable Oscar ballots, invitations,  popcorn bags and candy toppers are made available by Twig and Thistle. Hollywood teen party ideas         …continue reading

Cake Pushups

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Pure yummy fun! Cake push ups is the new way to serve dessert. Experiment with different flavors and looks for a fun treat. For more information check out My Cake School. Purchase the plastic push ups containers with lids here.   Owl cake push ups from here.

Creative Ceiling Ideas For Babies, Kids and Teen Rooms

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Dramatic stripes painted on the ceiling really makes for the wow factor! Image from Decor Demon    Kenneth Brown Nursery Design. Butterflies hung from the ceiling is simple yet very sweet and elegant.   This brightly painted ceiling in the laundry room would also be wonderful in the baby nursery, kids or teen room. Image …continue reading

Creative Ceiling Ideas For Babies, Kids and Teen Rooms

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Dramatic stripes painted on the ceiling really makes for the wow factor! Image from Decor Demon    Kenneth Brown Nursery Design. Butterflies hung from the ceiling is simple yet very sweet and elegant.   This brightly painted ceiling in the laundry room would also be wonderful in the baby nursery, kids or teen room. Image …continue reading

Giveaway Winner…

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Thank you everyone for entering the Shabby Apple giveaway. There is only one winner (unfortunately)of the Shabby Apple giveaway and that person is Brianne….  (to know which Brianne see above image) Please leave a comment on this post and also email me. Congrats!!

Fabulous Girl Parties

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Brittany from One Charming Party created this very sweet American Girl Pioneer Party!! Each guest chose a bonnet and apron at the beginning of the party.  Making bread! The girls helped shake the cream to make butter. Homemade strawberry freezer jam The clothespin drop. More parties…. Another fabulous party from One Charming Party  – Vintage …continue reading

Re-Accessorize Your Home with Trendy Colors

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We’ve recently talked about 2011’s color of the year:  Honeysuckle Pink.  And last year’s color of the year, Turquoise, continues to play a major role in design color palettes seen everywhere. I love both of these colors but if you are anything like me, you don’t want to, and can’t afford to re-decorate your entire …continue reading

Fruity Pebble Cupcakes

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Where I live, we have recently had a lot of snow/ice days.  I find it is often hard to come up with fun activities to do with your children while being house-bound.  So I’d like to share with you an easy recipe that not only tastes good but is simple enough for a child of any …continue reading