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    Holiday decor

    Christmas At Walmart

    Have you seen Christmas at Walmart? It’s soooo good. I was blown away at some of the great Christmas decor they have this year. I KNOW that most of us don’t even want to think about Christmas anytime soon, but…

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    Holiday decor,  Uncategorized

    It’s Too Early

    We put the Castle on the market a few weeks ago. Which has put quite a few of my projects on hold for awhile. Since I can’t work on projects, I have been shopping! Have you been shopping lately? All…

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    Holiday decor,  home decor

    Let The Shenanigans Begin

    Now that Valentine’s Day is over it’s time to celebrate one of my favorite holidays, St. Patrick’s Day. It’s one of my favorite because it’s such a happy holiday. With all of the green, it reminds me that spring is…

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    Holiday decor,  Holidays

    I’ll Have a Blue Christmas

    I’ll have a blue Christmas with a big splash of hot pink, please!  My dining room colors are blue and hot pink, which just happen to be my favorite colors. So naturally, when it came time to decorate the dining…

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    Holiday decor,  Holidays

    Things To Do For the Holidays Now

    I know that we haven’t even celebrated Halloween, but the big holidays are just around the corner. Yikes! If you are like me, I like to plan ahead of time so that my holidays are a little less stressful. Today I’m…

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    4th of July,  Holiday decor,  home decor

    4th of July Kitchen

    Last weekend was Uncle Kahron’s annual BBQ.  Otherwise known as the Lagaly Family BBQ. The BBQ was so much fun and it was awesome to get to be with all 28 in attendance!  We slept 16 here at the castle.…

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    Holiday decor

    Christmas in the Kitchen

    Welcome to Day 3 of the Cozy at Christmas Holiday Tour 2017.  Thanks to Katie at Let’s Add Sprinkles for hosting. I am so honored to be included this year! Once you’ve finished here, I hope that you’ll take a…

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    Holiday decor

    How to Make a Christmas Place Card Holder

    Setting my Christmas dining rooming table had me scratching my head on what to use for  place card holders. I couldn’t find anything to match, so I decided to make my own. Being the friend that I am, I decided…

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    Beep’s Bow Keeper Part 1

    My hand is feeling better, so I decided to try and make Beep’s bow keeper! Beep’s mom already has a ton of bows and headbands all lined up and waiting for Beep to arrive. I’ve never been a girl mom,…

  • Holiday decor,  home decor

    Happy Memorial Day

    As a child, growing up in Oklahoma, I knew that  Memorial Day meant that school was out and it was sweet summer time! By the same token, 4th of July meant that summer was half way over. Sadly, Labor Day…

  • Easter,  Holiday decor,  Uncategorized

    Easter in the Kitchen

    I have been so busy painting that Easter in the kitchen is going to be low key this year. At least the decor part anyway! I shared my white painted hutch, chalkboard and partially finished small cabinet with you last…

  • Holiday decor,  home decor

    Happy Mardi Gras Mantle

    Y’all know its Mardi Gras season,right? I don’t decorate a lot for Mardi Gras, but I try to get a few spots dressed up. One of the easiest places to decorate with a theme is my mantle. I am happy to…

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    Christmas Home Tour Part 2

    Welcome to my Christmas home tour part 2! If you missed part 1, you can see it here. Part one of the home tour was the downstairs common areas, Part 2 is all about the upstairs guest rooms and bathrooms. If…

  • Holiday decor,  Holidays

    Holiday Home Tour – part 1

    I’ve jumped on the bandwagon and decided to share my Christmas home tour! I resisted sharing my home with you this year, mainly because my knee surgery has slowed me WAY down. So much so that I didn’t even put…

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    Decorating With Containers

    I love decorating with containers. Especially at Christmas time. Decorating can get expensive, so why not use things that you already have when you can? Along with containers being everywhere in your house, if you are anything like me you…

  • Holiday craft,  Holiday decor,  Holidays

    The Queen’s Christmas

    The Queen’s Christmas is always one of my favorite celebrations. This year was certainly no different! Every year eight of us get together and celebrate the Christmas season. Normally, we would get together, eat, play few games and open gifts…

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    A Plaid Christmas

    I am in love with plaid this year. Have you seen all of the beautiful plaid ribbons, papers, and decorations? If I hadn’t bought my ribbon on sale after Christmas last year, this would definitely be a plaid Christmas here…

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    Christmas Vignettes and Other Stuff

    Due to my knee surgery, I’m a lot slower in getting my Christmas decorating done. I’ve gotten a few Christmas vignettes and other stuff done, but not one room is completely finished. I think I need a few elves decorate…

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    How I Put Ribbon on My Christmas Tree

    This is the week that most of you will begin decorating for the Christmas holiday, if you haven’t already started. Last year I shared my Christmas tree with you and I was surprised that I received a lot of inquiries…

  • Holiday decor,  PillPillows

    Fall Pillows

    I just want to say right up front, that I love my new FALL pillows even if they may look a little like a Halloween pillows. I like to change out my throw pillows every so often.  Don’t you? Pillows…