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Gorgeous inspiration for a black, white, and green farmhouse table setting for fall! Glean some inspiration for an early fall wedding, or elegant fall dinner. Elegant Black, White, and Green Farmhouse Table Setting for Fall It’s no surprise that I love to create seasonal tablescapes, so I was thrilled when Layla from The Lettered Cottage […]

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As I type this tonight, we are dealing with the powerful and scary remnants of hurricane Irma here in South Carolina. It’s been so windy and stormy all day and much of our area is without power, but we are safe, warm, and dry. I’m trying to get the Tutes & Tips party published a […]

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This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Endless Summer Hydrangeas. The opinions and text are all mine. Hydrangeas are one of my all-time favorite flowers, and I love decorating with them year round. This past spring, I planted BloomStruck® hydrangeas in copper containers on my front porch and have enjoyed them all […]

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Follow these step-by-step tips to learn how to effortlessly style a tiered tray for fall using faux floral arrangements and small seasonal accessories. This post is sponsored by Pier 1 and contains affiliate links. All thoughts, words, pictures, and ideas are my own. One of my favorite ways to add a seasonal touch to a tabletop or […]

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Dining rooms are fantastic spaces to decorate for each season, and today I’ve rounded up the best of the best of bloggers’ fall dining room and tablescape ideas for you! I think you’ll be impressed. I know I am! Most of the dining rooms featured are included in a fall home tour, so be sure to […]

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I hope you had a relaxing Labor Day weekend! I’m honored you’re here at the Tutorials & Tips Link Party! This is the place to link up your latest and greatest tips and tutorials for a chance to be featured in a weekly roundup of some of my favorite ideas. I look forward to browsing […]

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It has been two months since moving into our new home and redecorating is finally in progress! Today I’m excited to share some progress photos with you; however, before we dive in I feel the need to add a disclaimer. Warning: The pictures you are about to see here are not perfectly-styled makeover photos, but rather […]

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Welcome friends! I’m honored that you’ve stopped by! This is the place to link up your latest and greatest tips and tutorials for a chance to be featured in a weekly roundup of some of my favorite ideas. If you missed it, be sure to check out this week’s feature: 10 Great Ideas for Homework […]

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Our white master bedroom makeover featuring wallpaper, cozy textiles, and barn door storage cabinets is ready for its grand reveal! This post is created in partnership with Better Homes & Gardens at Walmart. Post contains affiliate shopping links featuring product sources. My opinions and thoughts are always my own. It’s been two months since we […]

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I’m currently in need of some great ideas for homework stations and back to school organization! In our previous home, I had a handle on paper clutter, office and craft supply organization, and homework stations. But in this home I’m starting from scratch and it’s proving to be a challenge! If you’re in a new […]

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Happy eclipse Monday and welcome to another Tutorials & Tips link party! Down here in South Carolina, we were in the path of totality and it really was amazing. If you follow me on Instagram, you can see a bit of my eclipse experience on my Instagram Stories!  I’m looking forward to browsing through your […]

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Learn how to improve indoor air quality using household items you most likely already own! This post is created in partnership with BROAN. All opinions are my own. The question I receive most frequently since moving into our new home is, “Do you miss your old bathroom?” If you’re new to my home stories, then […]

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Hi everyone and welcome! I’m glad you stopped by tonight to link up your latest tutorials an tips. If this is your first time here, please read the guidelines before linking up.  Thanks for stopping by and have a great week! LINK PARTY GUIDELINES: What counts as a tutorial or tip? Any blog post that makes […]

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Transition your summer living room into fall with these gorgeous fall living room decorating ideas! Transitioning your living room decor from summer to fall doesn’t require a complete decorating overhaul. See how these 35 bloggers decorate their living rooms for fall using subtle natural elements and pops of fall color!  Click the blue/gray links beside […]

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Welcome to this week’s Tutorials & Tips  Link Party! I’m honored that you visit, link up, browse, and allow me to feature a few of you each week. If this is your first time here, please read the guidelines before linking up. Thanks for stopping by and have a great week!  LINK PARTY GUIDELINES: What […]

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Learn how to set a beautiful autumn table that is sure to please everyone on your guest list this fall with these easy to implement autumn table tips!   This post is sponsored by Pier 1 and contains affiliate links. All thoughts, words, pictures, and ideas are my own. Fall entertaining is right around the corner […]

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Life hacks are always so popular, and it makes sense because usually the “hack” makes our lives easier in some way. Hacks are uncommon solutions to common problems and this collection is all about life hacks for your home! If you love reading about life hacks, you might love these other popular posts here on […]

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Welcome to the link party friends! I’m honored that you visit, link up, browse, and allow me to feature a few of you each week! If this is your first time here, please read the guidelines before linking up. Have a great week!  LINK PARTY GUIDELINES: What counts as a tutorial or tip? Any blog […]

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The ceiling in any room is considered your “fifth wall,” and the porch ceiling is no exception. Painting porch ceilings “haint blue” became popular in the South, and if you’re interested in the history, a quick google search of “haint blue porch” will bring up several ideas to the origin. I personally enjoy the calmness […]

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Learn how to create a beautiful DIY bird bath with this step-by-step pictorial tutorial! All you will need is an oil pan, PVC pipe, pump, and plastic tub filled with water. Post contains affiliate links. Step 1: Gather your supplies. (Click blue words to shop for the products.) Large Galvanized oil pan (Found at automotive stores. […]

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I was chatting long-distance with a friend today about how much we love summer and how great it is to be able to throw on a sundress in the morning and just get on with the day. No more thermals, and tights, and jeans, and long sleeves, and sweaters, and boot socks, and scarves, and […]

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This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Endless Summer Hydrangeas. The opinions and text are all mine.   It’s been almost a month since we left our urban farmhouse in Pennsylvania and moved down south to our new country home in Greenville area, South Carolina! I have yet to post a […]

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Hi friends! I just returned home from the Haven Conference yesterday and my heart and mind are full (and my sleep quota is far from it)! I stayed up too late, ate too many sweets, laughed so hard, and learned so very much. It was a blessing to see many of you at Haven this […]

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Learn how to create a clean and simple stairway picture wall using affordable engineering prints and poster frames. This post is created in partnership with Better Homes & Gardens products found at Walmart; post contains affiliate links. If you’re unfamiliar with Better Homes & Gardens products I highly recommend checking them out! They have some […]

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Welcome friends! I’m honored that you’ve stopped by! This is the place to link up your latest and greatest tips and tutorials for a chance to be featured in a weekly roundup of some of my favorite ideas. If you missed it, be sure to check out this week’s feature: 15 DIY Furniture Makeovers. I look forward […]

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Furniture makeovers are always a hit!  I’d love to share some great furniture makeovers that have recently been linked up on the weekly party held here every Monday evening. Bloggers stop by the blog and show off their handiwork for us, and I compile a list of similar styled projects for you to glean inspiration. […]

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We just moved from central PA to our new home in the Greenville area of South Carolina and it was hard! Having survived the move (just barely), I thought I’d share my favorite moving hack tips with you on how best to pack your things for the move. This post contains affiliate links to a […]

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I’m so glad you’re here! Welcome! This is the place to link up your latest and greatest tips and tutorials for a chance to be featured in a weekly roundup of some of my favorite ideas. I look forward to browsing through your posts this week! LINK PARTY GUIDELINES: What counts as a tutorial or […]

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Summer is in full-swing and it’s time to seize the day! Bloggers have been linking up their best summer ideas for weeks now, and this post is all about making the most of summer-time fun. Thank you to all the bloggers who shared their creativity with us! If you are a blogger and would like […]

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Welcome to the party everyone! This is my first post published from our new home in sunny South Carolina! We moved over the weekend and are still waiting for our moving truck to arrive with all of our belongings. You might be able to catch a sneak peek of the house in my Instagram stories […]

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