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Random thoughts on a HOT Texas summer Saturday morning:

1. We are making over the house. I can’t WAIT to show you. We are getting a new roof and a new paint color and new shutters and the cutest gutters.

I never thought I’d be so excited about gutters.

2. Just shared another edition of What I Bought Wednesday with the cutest way to add summer glow and a fun patriotic sweatshirt.

You can see it here.

3. I went back to the beginning and started watching Call The Midwife again. I had forgotten how sweet some of the earlier episodes were.

I’m trying to pace myself, but it is SO good.

4. The blue and white striped chairs that we all love are restocked!!!! I told y’all I would let you know. They are going fast, though. Right now there are just a few left.

I’ll link them here.

5. It was an amazing week on the blog. We talked about:

6. I know it sounds early, but I’m working on fall crafts right now. Is there anything you’d like to make together?

7. And I just accidentally tweezed a hole in the middle of my eyebrow.


There are days when I am amazing. And days when I’m SO CLOSE.

And now?

Let’s see all the incredible stuff I found for us this week.

Isn’t this the cleverest idea?

It’s a clock made out of vintage garden finds.

You can see the DIY here.

This home tour is one of my favorites.

There’s an idea in every room.

See the entire tour here.

These oatmeal applesauce cookies.

Yummy yummy yummy.

You can see the recipe here.

I’ve seen painted books before, but I’ve never tried it.

Have you ever tried it before?

If not, here’s the DIY.


And in random news:

this home tour is so beautiful

these blackberry ice cream sandwiches

how to create a cottage container garden

the best drugstore makeup finds

these summer decorating ideas for a staycation

this clever furniture makeover

how to reupholster your bed frame (and a no-sew option too)

64 books to read this summer

these bandana bowl covers

did you know eating lunch at your desk is banned in France

this fun summer drink

this DIY flip flop welcome sign

And one more for the road

It’s so easy to turn a bookcase into a built-in.

See the DIY here.

these bracelets

this purse

this foundation

this hair removal wand

this plug-in diffuser

this plastic bag organizer

these storage bags

this under-eye concealer

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