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the handmade home holidaisical hooplah tour
the handmade home ho...
five no-sew ideas for the home
five no-sew ideas fo...
decorating with photos : a custom cork board
decorating with phot...
this year
this year...
handmade holidaisical hooplah roundup
handmade holidaisica...
buyer’s remorse anony
buyer’s remors...
how to make a feather place setting (thanksgiving table ideas)
how to make a feathe...
a painted fall tablescape (fall table ideas)
a painted fall table...
grandiose plans + grandiose failures
grandiose plans + gr...
diy metallic fairy tale pumpkins
diy metallic fairy t...
the lazy gal’s survival guide : the kid zone
the lazy gal’s...
handmade walls : a sneak peek
handmade walls : a s...
the handbuilt home + how we painted the hutch
the handbuilt home +...
the lazy gal’s survival guide : what’s working
the lazy gal’s...
for richer or for poorer : happy homeaversary (a few tough topics)
for richer or for po...
sofa policies + why I’ll never go white again.
sofa policies + why ...
the lazy gal’s survival guide : I heart organizing
the lazy gal’s...
the lazy gal’s survival guide : letting go of perfect.
the lazy gal’s...
enough.
enough....
the handbuilt home : budget-friendly woodworking by ana white
the handbuilt home :...

sneak peek


bathroom redo {lemons into lemonade and no more beer cans}
bathroom redo {lemons ...
how to repair your drywall
how to repair your dry...
living room details
living room details...
make a lumbar pillow
make a lumbar pillow...
easy bathroom art
easy bathroom art...
alice in wonderland tea party {no sew tent}
alice in wonderland te...
make your own soap {our fave recipes + free printables}
make your own soap {ou...
vintage ladder towel rack
vintage ladder towel r...
summer home ideas
summer home ideas...
striped watercolor pillow
striped watercolor pil...
salvaged mantel makeover
salvaged mantel makeov...
just paint it, already.
just paint it, already...
mantel makeover
mantel makeover...
how to frame a mirror
how to frame a mirror...
make your own hexagon magnets
make your own hexagon ...
how to make sugar scrub {the perfect gift!}
how to make sugar scru...
how to make agate knobs
how to make agate knob...
recycled furniture love: polywood
recycled furniture lov...
easter ideas galore
easter ideas galore...
easy closet organizer
easy closet organizer...

greatest hits sneak peek


make your own polkadot pillow
make your own polkadot...
big girl room reveal
big girl room reveal...
a painted fall tablescape (fall table ideas)
a painted fall tablesc...
DIY chalkboard
DIY chalkboard...
fab 5 sign : DIY
fab 5 sign : DIY...
DIY instagram collage
DIY instagram collage...
how to build shelving from reclaimed wood
how to build shelving ...
how to build a loft
how to build a loft...
DIY pendant light
DIY pendant light...
DIY : a patchwork lumbar pillow
DIY : a patchwork lumb...
musings of an impatient craigslist peruser
musings of an impatien...
DIY : a handmade patchwork lumbar pillow
DIY : a handmade patch...
handmade driftwood star
handmade driftwood sta...
how to make a vintage chevron sign
how to make a vintage ...
abacus-inspired family command center
abacus-inspired family...
attack of the man-eating pecan tree
attack of the man-eati...
a handmade mother’s day gift
a handmade mother̵...
room giveaway 3: erin’s living room
room giveaway 3: erin&...
room giveaway 2: christina’s living room
room giveaway 2: chris...
building a vintage-esque crate
building a vintage-esq...

freebies


indoor s’mores party
indoor s’mores p...
4th of july diy {patriotic party in your pocket}
4th of july diy {patri...
free planner and calendar + more {2015}
free planner and calen...
alice in wonderland tea party {no sew tent}
alice in wonderland te...
make your own soap {our fave recipes + free printables}
make your own soap {ou...
how to make sugar scrub {the perfect gift!}
how to make sugar scru...
make it sparkle: free cleaning printables
make it sparkle: free ...
alphabet sewing card printables
alphabet sewing card p...
party in your pocket: free spring printables
party in your pocket: ...
a life well-lived: free vintage tag & ticket printables
a life well-lived: fre...
map puzzles
map puzzles...
14 super fun valentine’s day printables
14 super fun valentine...
how to organize kids’ clothing
how to organize kids&#...
free planner & calendar {2014}
free planner & ca...
lazy gal’s guide : toy storage solution
lazy gal’s guide...
freebie of the month : positive printables
freebie of the month :...
lunch box love letters
lunch box love letters...
freebie of the month: jane austen
freebie of the month: ...
3M command strips, a DIY frame + a freebie printable
3M command strips, a D...
make your own polkadot pillow
make your own polkadot...

bungalow revamps


bathroom redo {lemons into lemonade and no more beer cans}
bathroom redo {lemons ...
living room details
living room details...
home school style (the evolution of a space)
home school style (the...
the dollhouse diaries
the dollhouse diaries...
playroom reveal
playroom reveal...
the studio reveal
the studio reveal...
laundry room overhaul
laundry room overhaul...
big girl room reveal
big girl room reveal...
backyard bliss
backyard bliss...
scarlett’s nursery tour {nursery inspiration}
scarlett’s nurse...
a handmade hideaway
a handmade hideaway...
the living room
the living room...
reclaimed barn wood + custom shelving : a dining room touch up
reclaimed barn wood + ...
the boys’ room : a loft + alcove
the boys’ room :...
the laundry room redo
the laundry room redo...
the kitchen. is finally. done.
the kitchen. is finall...
bedroom refresher
bedroom refresher...
new space reveal : a big girl room redo
new space reveal : a b...
emerson’s big gal room
emerson’s big ga...
new playspace
new playspace...

color theory


paint colors: the handmade home
paint colors: the hand...
color theory 101 : the best color sources
color theory 101 : the...
color theory 101 : making the switch
color theory 101 : mak...
color theory 101: doing white right
color theory 101: doin...
color theory 101 : colors in your home
color theory 101 : col...
color theory 101 : how it applies to your home
color theory 101 : how...

confessions


rednecks on vacay
rednecks on vacay...
the process: where to begin with creating your home
the process: where to ...
beyond the comfort zones
beyond the comfort zon...
the time I was almost murdered
the time I was almost ...
stop apologizing, already.
stop apologizing, alre...
how to decorate: fall in love with your home
how to decorate: fall ...
push
push...
smart upgrades for your home
smart upgrades for you...
creating a haven {for the every day}
creating a haven {for ...
just paint it, already.
just paint it, already...
5 easy cleaning tips {to help you keep your sanity}
5 easy cleaning tips {...
diving in: when + what to splurge on in your home
diving in: when + what...
bathroom updates
bathroom updates...
chasing carrots
chasing carrots...
the evolution of a home
the evolution of a hom...
cadbury karma
cadbury karma...
the organically clean home + a giveaway
the organically clean ...
dear open letters, everywhere
dear open letters, eve...
why you should learn how to sew, already
why you should learn h...
it’s here! better homes and gardens diy mag
it’s here! bette...

greatest hits confessions


unplugged: oldies but goodies
unplugged: oldies but ...
And no one died.
And no one died....
handmade walls : an ebook by the handmade home
handmade walls : an eb...
moty + the time I swallowed my foot.
moty + the time I swal...
the one where I almost died fighting off a roach
the one where I almost...
fruit stripes + booby trapped toilets = tetanus filled fun!
fruit stripes + booby ...
buttons, nozzles and slots, oh my!
buttons, nozzles and s...
a confession involving an involuntary shout out to the lady parts. {whoops.}
a confession involving...
the facts of life : special edition by the mills hooligans
the facts of life : sp...
the sunday morning peep show
the sunday morning pee...
that’s not chocolate.
that’s not choco...
lost swim trunks, mommy wisdom on the fly, and massive choking hazards on sticks
lost swim trunks, momm...
death by minivan
death by minivan...
charlotte’s babies spring a surprise attack
charlotte’s babi...
that lansinoh crap stains your clothes and breastfeeding bras are NOT sexy.
that lansinoh crap sta...
craigslist scammers rile me all kinds of up.
craigslist scammers ri...
3 unabashedly/borderline horrible confessions of a slackaholic mom
3 unabashedly/borderli...

eye candy


fathers day gift ideas
fathers day gift ideas...
mothers day gift ideas {2014}
mothers day gift ideas...
how to layer rugs
how to layer rugs...
bedroom inspiration
bedroom inspiration...
stylin’ the closet
stylin’ the clos...
bathroom inspiration
bathroom inspiration...
the best last minute gift idea: birchbox
the best last minute g...
party planning tips and tricks: natalie bradley events
party planning tips an...
la-z-boy design dash
la-z-boy design dash...
looks we crave: killer kilims
looks we crave: killer...
the handmade home book series : amazing artists (2)
the handmade home book...
no sew project inspiration
no sew project inspira...
super stylish study solutions
super stylish study so...
craving cane
craving cane...
finding fall home tours: faves
finding fall home tour...
fourteen fun fall family projects
fourteen fun fall fami...
watercolor decor & accessories
watercolor decor &...
bringing purple back
bringing purple back...
summertime faves + craves
summertime faves + cra...
gender neutral nursery design
gender neutral nursery...

font snob


the font snob club: 25 more free fonts {June 2014}
the font snob club: 25...
the font snob club: 25 more free fonts {feb 2014}
the font snob club: 25...
the font snob club : 25 more free fonts {july 2013}
the font snob club : 2...
the font snob club : 25 more free fonts {may 2013}
the font snob club : 2...
font snob club : more free fonts
font snob club : more ...
the font snob club : free fonts!
the font snob club : f...
font snob club : 25 more fun fonts {January 2013}
font snob club : 25 mo...
font snob club : 25 more fun fonts {september 2012}
font snob club : 25 mo...
font snob club : 25 more fun fonts {july 2012}
font snob club : 25 mo...
font snob club : 25 more fun fonts {may 2012}
font snob club : 25 mo...
the font snob club : 25 more fun fonts!
the font snob club : 2...
12 {more} fun fonts for the font snob
12 {more} fun fonts fo...
25 fun fonts for font snobs
25 fun fonts for font ...

handmade nurseries


little boy nursery art {the giving tree}
little boy nursery art...
handmade nurseries : little traveler
handmade nurseries : l...
handmade nursery ideas : easy peasy curtains {how to sew trim on curtains}
handmade nursery ideas...
handmade nursery ideas : how to make a garland
handmade nursery ideas...
handmade nursery ideas : easy peasy nursery art
handmade nursery ideas...
handmade nursery ideas : a diy mobile
handmade nursery ideas...
handmade nursery ideas : a diy lampshade
handmade nursery ideas...
diy nursery sign
diy nursery sign...

handmade weddings


the most amazing wedding. ever.
the most amazing weddi...
a southern comfort wedding : lauren + steven
a southern comfort wed...
outdoor garden wedding
outdoor garden wedding...
a handmade wedding : rustic elegance
a handmade wedding : r...
mortifying moments and handmade wedding programs
mortifying moments and...
handmade wedding ideas : a few projects
handmade wedding ideas...
kara’s rustic wedding
kara’s rustic we...
handmade wedding ideas
handmade wedding ideas...

inspiration boards


bedroom inspiration
bedroom inspiration...
stylin’ the closet
stylin’ the clos...
bathroom inspiration
bathroom inspiration...
a jewel toned glam baby nursery
a jewel toned glam bab...
the great gatsby style
the great gatsby style...
e.t. style
e.t. style...
inspiration board : big girl room redo
inspiration board : bi...
mad men style
mad men style...
mary poppins style
mary poppins style...
shared space ideas : the bathroom
shared space ideas : t...
make me smile : freshman 15 {inspiration for college life}
make me smile : freshm...
a super hero sanctuary + a freebie {shared space ideas}
a super hero sanctuary...
super small workspace ideas
super small workspace ...
vintage equestrian : maggie’s room
vintage equestrian : m...
julia’s basement revamp
julia’s basement...
an inspiration board : master bath
an inspiration board :...
a play space for harper rose
a play space for harpe...
living room inspiration board : Jill’s colonial
living room inspiratio...
the good mood board : living room edition
the good mood board : ...
living room revamp : pam’s space
living room revamp : p...

keys to the kingdom


hollywood studios: what not to miss
hollywood studios: wha...
epcot: what not to miss
epcot: what not to mis...
the magic kingdom: what not to miss
the magic kingdom: wha...
dining at disney
dining at disney...
when to go, where to stay, & how long: walt disney world
when to go, where to s...
how to survive disney
how to survive disney...
keys to the kingdom : tips and tricks
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : animal kingdom
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : hollywood studios
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : epcot
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : the magic kingdom {what not to miss}
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : fast passes + rider swap 101
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : food for thought
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : how, where + when.
keys to the kingdom : ...
keys to the kingdom : a mom’s guide to surviving disney
keys to the kingdom : ...

make me smile


make me smile : freshman 15 {inspiration for college life}
make me smile : freshm...
make me smile : get your kicks on route 66
make me smile : get yo...
make me smile : may 2012 edition
make me smile : may 20...
make me smile : april 2012 edition
make me smile : april ...
make me smile : march edition 2012
make me smile : march ...
make me smile : february edition 2011
make me smile : februa...
make me smile
make me smile...

photo-momento


unplugged
unplugged...
the weary world rejoices
the weary world rejoic...
everybody was kung fu fighting. and stuff.
everybody was kung fu ...
the georgia aquarium, lego land, epical moments and death by spork.
the georgia aquarium, ...
haven 2012
haven 2012...
a frenzy of photos
a frenzy of photos...
a mini adventure + happy birthday emerson
a mini adventure + hap...
visions of sugar plums danced in their heads
visions of sugar plums...
happy halloween from the handmade home fam!
happy halloween from t...
familly photos : a session with britsnap
familly photos : a ses...
whirlwind trip
whirlwind trip...
It’s the truth…it’s actual
It’s the truth&#...
aiden turns 6!
aiden turns 6!...
hide and seek
hide and seek...
happy 2nd birthday, malone!
happy 2nd birthday, ma...
stick a fork in us: we’re done. {a whirlwind easter weekend}
stick a fork in us: we...
the great battle of emerson : with new + improved updates!
the great battle of em...
off the radar
off the radar...
aiden takes a tumble.
aiden takes a tumble....
tabletop dances = a regular occurrence
tabletop dances = a re...

recipes


indoor s’mores party
indoor s’mores p...
grecian summer rice and chicken
grecian summer rice an...
summer chicken salad bar
summer chicken salad b...
honey lime pico chicken
honey lime pico chicke...
strawberry limeade popsicles
strawberry limeade pop...
summer shrimp bruschetta
summer shrimp bruschet...
{the best!} apple-glazed pork chops
{the best!} apple-glaz...
easy homemade carrot muffins
easy homemade carrot m...
kids christmas: simple fondue fun
kids christmas: simple...
simple summer tomato salad
simple summer tomato s...
super simple sun-dried chicken
super simple sun-dried...
lunchskins love + homemade bread
lunchskins love + home...
3 yummy juicing recipes for newbies
3 yummy juicing recipe...
our favorite comfort veggies
our favorite comfort v...
authentic home made guacamole
authentic home made gu...
chicken pepper pasta (chicken pasta recipe)
chicken pepper pasta (...
summer tomato salad
summer tomato salad...
simple summer shish kabobs
simple summer shish ka...
kay’s kitchen : yumyum rolls
kay’s kitchen : ...
kay’s kitchen : sweet potato dumplings
kay’s kitchen : ...

simple spruce ups


spruce ups with simple fall staples
spruce ups with simple...
room planning : arranging furniture in a space
room planning : arrang...
the ins and outs: put a back on it
the ins and outs: put ...
sofa remorse : living with a dark sofa
sofa remorse : living ...
how to make your yard bigger.
how to make your yard ...
simple spruceups : easy knock offs {inspiration from the big wigs}
simple spruceups : eas...
crossing over: to the light side in decor
crossing over: to the ...
freshening up for spring : a few quickies.
freshening up for spri...
spring fever and glass houses
spring fever and glass...
simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: take ‘em down!
simple spruce-ups in t...
simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: bustin out the christmas goods
simple spruce-ups in t...
put a back on it
put a back on it...
simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: make you bed, suckas!!!
simple spruce-ups in t...
pure + lovely’s simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: make your house glow
pure + lovely’s ...
pure + lovely’s simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: the obligatory systematic purge
pure + lovely’s ...
pure + lovely’s simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: fearless decorating : like a rockstar
pure + lovely’s ...
hello my name is aiden, and I like to do drawings :: sprucing up your home with your fave artists’ handiworks
hello my name is aiden...
pure + lovely’s simple spruce-ups in the suburbs :: a seamstress story
pure + lovely’s ...

small spaces


small spaces : mudrooms
small spaces : mudroom...
small spaces : children’s rooms
small spaces : childre...
small spaces : shared children’s spaces
small spaces : shared ...
small spaces : master bedrooms
small spaces : master ...
small spaces : kitchens
small spaces : kitchen...
small spaces : dining rooms
small spaces : dining ...
small spaces : living rooms
small spaces : living ...
small spaces : entryways + foyers
small spaces : entrywa...

taking better photos


7 tips for water photos : capturing the final days of summer
7 tips for water photo...
7 tips for better photos of your home
7 tips for better phot...
7 simple tips for better shots of your children
7 simple tips for bett...

the present family


the present family : a treasure hunt
the present family : a...
the present family : happy birthday
the present family : h...
the present family : a leaf garland
the present family : a...
the present family
the present family...

the yellow house


the yellow house project : the study
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : the guest room
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : master bedroom
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : bathroom
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : the dining room
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : the kitchen
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project : the living room
the yellow house proje...
the yellow house project.
the yellow house proje...