Love Your Home

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Hey everyone! Today I am sharing our version of what love your home aka happy place means. Porch.com asked me to be part of their ‘love your home’ series. And, of course, I was excited to share some happy moments in our home. But, first the scoop on Porch.com! This site is a fabulous online…

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Charming little chest in calming colors of white and blue. This is the perfect transformation for vintage chic style. #paintedfurniture

Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest July Winner

It is the end of the month friends and you know what that means….the winner of the Fab Flippin’ Furniture Contest is announced today! If you are new here I will give you the scoop! Over the past few months I have been co-hosting for the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest. It is a monthly contest…

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Frosty Summer Sips recipes

Frosty Summer Sips & MMJ #115

I don’t know about you, but what is summer without some frosty summer sips? This week’s features are all about keepin’ ya cool!   Welcome to Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party #115 You can party with us every Tuesday night starting at 10:00 pm CST. You can read more about the party rules here….

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DIY hanging herb garden by dandelion patina

DIY Hanging Herb Garden

Do you garden? Do you wish you could but don’t have the space? Well, my DIY hanging herb garden will be the perfect DIY project so that you can start gardening and using fresh herbs in your favorite dishes! Herbs are a great option for small spaces where there is no room for a large…

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Summer Fun Kids Activities & MMJ 114

Well, summer is almost over or maybe it just seems that way because the kiddos are complaining of being so bored. This week we have some great features lined up to cure that boredom. These kids activities should keep them busy for hours and if they still have room for more creativity, check out my…

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tutorial cupcake liner wreath

DIY Cupcake Liner Wreath

Did you know that cupcake liners aren’t just for cooking? Oh yes! They can be used to create the most beautiful cupcake liner wreaths! And guess what? I am ready to give you the scoop to this DIY project. This cupcake liner wreath project was a huge hit with my 7 year old daughter. She…

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American Flag Inspired DIY projects

American Flag Inspired DIY & MMJ 113

I hope you had a wonderful holiday weekend! We shared some relaxing time together as a family and did some projects around the house as well. I created a few American flag inspired DIY’s. I love how my freedom in bloom project turned out! I have also never met a paper straw I didn’t like-paper…

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DIY fabric tape flowers in red white and blue with burlap and birch vase

Freedom in Bloom

Hey there! I wanted to share a fun little craft DIY I just finished. Freedom in bloom is a flower bouquet made from fabric tape, floral wire, and a birch log. I think it turned out super cute. I hope you will try making one up for yourself. It is a nice spin on red,…

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Fresh frut popsicles for summer time fun

Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party #112

Happy July 4th week to you all! Are you all excited about the holiday weekend coming up? My girls have their holiday hats and sparklers all ready to go! I hope the fireworks display is a good one this year! The DP blog news this week is that a new furniture flipping contest has started,…

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freedom and baseball caps

Freedom and Baseball Caps

What does the American dream mean to you? The American dream is all about Freedom and Baseball Caps in our home presently. My girls are 9 and 7 and it is all about their “freedom” these days. The freedom to where a baseball cap under their bike helmet. The freedom to mix Lucky Charms with…

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Unicorn Spit FFFC

Hey there Dandelion Patina readers! Today I am sharing the launch of the July edition of Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest-Unicorn Spit-FFFC!  We had some amazing participants that linked up for the June contest and of course the winner of a generous prize package from Old Fashioned Milk Paint Company! Congratulations to 58 Water Street again…

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tavern green desk by brepurposed

Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest June Winner

If you are new here I will give you the scoop! Over the past few months I have been co-hosting for the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest. It is a monthly contest featuring some fabulous bloggers who transform a furniture piece based on the theme picked for the month. For the month of June, the theme…

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elements to styling a vintage printers tray

What would you do with a printers tray?

I love printers trays…. and a good treasure hunting weekend. I seriously could go every week and walk around for the entire morning and be ready to go again the next day. I find so much inspiration….and junk. Believe me, there is quite a bit of junk. But, there are plenty of diamonds in the…

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summer mantel pop of color

Pop of Color Summer Mantel

Who loves adding a pop of color in their homes? It is fun, but for me, it needs to be the right pop, ya know what I am saying?! I need a pop of color that looks natural and beautiful against my coastal fog walls, soft gray mantel, and wood tone accessories. What could blend…

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Rustic arrow wall art using homestead house milk paint

Follow Your Arrow

Follow your arrow wherever it points. There is quite a bit of meaning packed into that sentence. For me, when the straight and narrow gets a little too straight, I like to put on my creative hat and get lost in what I love! So, most of the time, my arrow points to my work…

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Unique DIY projects for every room of your home. These projects were featured on the Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party. We party every Tuesday evening at 10pm CST. We would love for you to join us!

Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party #110

I just want to share some blogging news for the week! I am contributing to AKA Design this week and sharing a rustic arrow project. I am so excited about how it turned out. I would love for you to pop over. I will also be posting my Pop of Color campaign with Wayfair on…

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