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Vegetable Garden Planning

Vegetable Garden Planning

I hope everyone had a nice relaxing weekend or a productive DIY weekend! Our weekend was filled with pulling weeds in our garden beds and starting our our vegetable garden plans. I just started using Preen Garden and Weed Preventer plus plant food, so ...

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The Design Confidential
It’s Friday I’m In Love: Edition 11

It’s Friday I’m In Love: Edition 11

It's Friday! Somehow as my boy has gotten a bit older and is now in school...

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Chic Little House
Our Backyard Progress & Plans

Our Backyard Progress & Plans

It's always been a dream of mine to have an amazing backyard. I've always wanted a backyard we can play with the kids, entertain our friends, watch movies under the stars, grill amazing food and grow our own veggies. I want our&nbsp...

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The Blue Muse
Spring joy in photos

Mar 12, 2014
Spring joy in photos

Blooms from a flowering pear tree, which while beautiful, smells, ahem, indecently musty.If you're like me (and most of the people I know), this week has been challenging on the fatigue front. Why should a one hour time change throw us off so dramatica...

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All Squared Up
A salad recipe the wind blew in

A salad recipe the wind blew in

Salads are great, salads are healthy, salads are easy. But how could I make a salad when I had no lettuce. Or vegetables. Or anything that was ever alive in any way in my veggie bins?The day did not unfold as planned. It was windy, a north wind. My lea...

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Free DIY Furniture Plans: How to Build a Jasper Serving and Bar Cart

Free DIY Furniture Plans: How to Build a Jasper Serving and Bar Cart

Showcase: Built From These PlansI am so honored...

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Indie Sacramento
Call for vendors & donations: Respect Your Mother Furniture Restoration Event

Mar 11, 2014
Call for vendors & donations: Respect Your Mother Furniture Restoration Event

Event: Respect Your Mother
Location: Sol Collective
2574  21st.
Sacramento , CA 95818
Date: May 10, 2014
Time: 10am-­4pm

Two local nonprofits, Vox Sacramento and Sol Collective, are co­-hosting Respect Your Mother, a fundraiser for a furniture restoration program they will be offering in the future. This will be an earth­-friendly event with eco-­conscious vendors selling their goods, local food...

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All Squared Up
12 Steps to Building a Dance Floor

12 Steps to Building a Dance Floor

1. Find friends who love to dance.The most important step in building a dance floor in your backyard is this: have a good reason to build a dance floor in your backyard. They take quite a bit of prep work and they don't come cheap.Our reason is obvious...

Chic Little House
Our Home: Then & Now

Our Home: Then & Now

I mentioned last Thursday, that I have yet to share a proper updated photo of our home now that we've moved back in July 2013. I've shared little snippets here and there on the blog, but not a full current shot of our home. Looking at old pictures of o...

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Free DIY Furniture Plans: How to Build a Modern Bookcase Console

Free DIY Furniture Plans: How to Build a Modern Bookcase Console

Showcase: Built From These PlansI am so honored...

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