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true life stories ~ a tale of two diy painted rugs

This is a fun rug, right?  Here’s what it used to look like..A month or so ago, Jenny posted over at Little Green Notebook about a new rug she got.  I clicked over to the site she got it from, since I enjoy looking at cool rugs – even they are usually all way out […]

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true life stories ~ hobbies of mine

I’m thirty-two years old, and I feel like I am just now realizing what a hobby is, and the importance of having one – or several.  When I was younger, I’d sort of stumble around when asked what my hobbies were.  I’d try to shape the things I enjoyed doing into some sort of acceptable, […]

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true life stories ~ i made a very easy diy compost bin

Let me tell you how I made my very own, easy, cheap diy compost bin, if you are interested in hearing about it.  And you know, creating rich soil out of crap.  And being green and healthy and saving the earth and all that.  If you’re not interested in all that, I’m not judging.  Avert […]

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diy spray painted sweater

I found this sweater {minus the heart} at Goodwill recently, and I debated buying it.  In the end, I got it, because I want to own more winter clothes, and I liked the colors.  But I wanted to add a little “edge” to it.  It just seemed too sweet or plain.  I thought of spray […]

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diy ~ neon ombre purse

Neon and ombre are two trends that have been going strong for awhile now.  And since I live in Oklahoma, where trends come and go with less speed and frequency, I figure they’ll both be around for awhile. ;)  But really, maybe I should have done this little painted bag diy a couple of months […]

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