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In the BNOTP Library: At Home With Carolyne Roehm

Between Naps on the Porch - At Home With Carolyne Roehmby Carolyne RoehmRead the full article ...


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Apr 08, 2014 6:30pm

18 Summers

Nesting Place - My youngest, the speed reader and hockey goalie has 9 more summers around here. We are half done. My adventurous outdoorsman only has eight summers left in the confines of our home. And after five more summers this scuba loving fella will be off to college. May this summer be slow and full of wonder. Spend it wisely. Check out Urban Soul. Typog...


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Jun 01, 2011 4:37pm

St Patricks Day Decor | Decorations for St Patricks Day | Shamrock Pillow

Front Porch Ideas and More - Want some St Patricks Day decor ideas for your porch? We have a few here for you! Our decorations for St Patricks Day include some very cute shamrock pillows that we made. And the cutest of all is the sweet burlap shamrock pillow with green ribbon. We have the instructions for you too. Easy!...


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Feb 22, 2014 11:54pm

Calling, Even on Your Phone

Nesting Place - Finally. If you look back at all these photos of our old house they all have one thing in common. Actually, they have many things in common–floors that need to be cleaned, messy, imperfect rooms, lived in and loved on pieces. But besides that… You can play Find the Jesus Calling in all of those photos. Because in our house, it&...


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Sep 25, 2013 4:46am

Shop The House Mantel

Nesting Place - And I cannot let you forget where we started. We’ve come too far. It was time for a tiny drop of fresh on our mantel so I added in some Blue Willow that I happened to find packed away in the barn. It’s got me feeling very Miss Mustard Seedy. Years ago I had a bigger collection but I used it so much that I broke most of it and because ...


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Feb 19, 2014 10:22am

Free Woodworking Plans to Build a Viva Terra Inspired Vintage Fir Platform Bed with Storage in Full Size

The Design Confidential - The Design Confidential Full Vintage Fir Storage This plan is almost identical to the original, only differing in a height adjustment and storage, and this is for a Full Sized Bed. We can foray into the other sizes if enough of you are interested! Paired with the other pieces in the Vintage Fir Collection...its stunning, but it would look equally...


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Aug 05, 2011 7:16am

Dueling DIY: A Staircase Refinishing Throwdown

DIY Diva - You guys know that in general I get pretty excited about starting any kind of project on the house. Even the ones that require standing on a 210 suspended over the staircase while I sand drywall desk directly into my eyeballs. Actually, maybe I wasn?t very excited about that. But it?s a little rare for me to be dreading the start of a new project,...


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Jan 09, 2013 11:00pm

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