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Our House Is Sold

Just wanted to let you guys know, our house is under contract and due to close on July 13.  I didn't want to say anything until we got through the inspection stage.  We are good to go!  We haven't even started to pack yet and we have nowhere to go. … [Read More...]

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When A Science Experiment Goes Wrong

So my dear husband decided to try a "Science Experiment" which required some equipment.  He thought it would be a good idea to use my brand new, super cute, probably irreplaceable lamp for his light source.  He was trying to create a homemade … [Read More...]

Working with Pallet Boards ~ Vintage Street Designs (10)

Working With Pallet Wood

Whoohoo!  Look who went Dumpster Diving...my husband!!!He's so polite.  Before he would dumpster dive, he went into each business and asked permission first.  Everyone said "YES".These are the tools he started with to break apart the boards and saw … [Read More...]

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Favorite Thing About Our Kitchen Reno

As our house is being viewed by real estate agents and potential buyers, there is a clear and favorite thing about our kitchen that is standing out.  Can you guess what it is?  Could it be the OPEN SHELVING?Or maybe the TIN CEILING?The RANGE HOOD is … [Read More...]

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Patriotic Wreaths

Are you ready to be inspired?  After having a son who spent two tours in Iraq and continues to struggle with the aftermath, Independence Day means even more to me now.  The sacrifices these men, women and (speaking as a mom ~ "our babies") make is … [Read More...]

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In The Garden

This has been an amazing week.  If you ask me why, I'm not sure I could give you a specific reason.  It's just been filled with the love of family and enjoying this beautiful Spring weather we're having.  Business has been overflowing and keeping me … [Read More...]

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Scrap Wood Picture Frames

I wish I could take the credit for these fun DIY Wood Picture Frames but  I must give credit where credit is due.  I was so inspired when I first saw these beautiful frames made by Shanty2Chic.  I  quickly penciled out the plans for my hubs and asked … [Read More...]

Little Back Porch ~ Vintage Street Designs (5)

Little Back Porch

You don't even know how long I've been waiting to add a splash of color to our little back porch!  I felt like Mother's Day was the perfect excuse, reason or time to make it happen!  Since our back door is painted orange, I wanted something to tie it … [Read More...]

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New Kitchen Lamp

Do you remember when I returned home from meeting our newest grand-daughter and I mentioned a store named "Gordmans"?  Well here's what I treated myself with while I was suppose to be shopping for my grand-kids!  This sweet little lamp has a … [Read More...]

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Mother’s Day Cash Giveaway

I'm so excited about this $800 Grand Prize Giveaway!!!  Some lucky winner is really going to be celebrating this Mother's Day!  Can't wait to see who it's going to be! How would you spend the grand prize money?  Lets just imagine that you are only … [Read More...]

Selling Our Sweet Craftsman on Park Road ~ Vintage Street Designs (23)

Our House Is For Sale – Full Tour

Well, we did it!  Full remodel is done and our home is on the market!  We just purchased this home in August of last year.  It was a hard one to find.  There was not much inventory to choose from, and still isn't.  We were so thankful and overjoyed … [Read More...]

Kitchen Reveal ~ Vintage Street Designs

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Final Reveal

I plan to give a full tour of our home on Friday but I wanted to start off with the final reveal of our kitchen remodel.  If you've ever lived through a kitchen renovation, you will understand what we had to endure.  Weeks on end without a kitchen … [Read More...]

Selling Our Sweet Craftsman on Park Road ~ Vintage Street Designs (12)

Setting The Stage To Sell

I know...I can't believe we're doing this!!!  We're placing our house up for sale after living here just a few short months.  The renovations are complete.  Is there more we'd like to do?  YES!!!  (Like hardwood flooring through out the main level, … [Read More...]

Newest Little Addition to our growing family ~ Vintage Street Designs (11)

I’m Back & Look At Our Newest Addition

Life has been crazy the past couple of weeks.  First we were getting ready for a vacation to go see our kiddos in Idaho and a sad thing happened, my husband got sick.  Don't you just hate it when you get sick during your vacation?  Poor thing.  He … [Read More...]

Pottery Barn Inspired Chandelier Only $65 - Vintage Street Designs (34)

Pottery Barn Inspired Chandelier

When we purchased our home, the previous owners had updated most of the lighting but with a "builder grade" package.  There was no chandelier in the dining room and it just felt so plain.  I was on the hunt for an inexpensive chandy when I came … [Read More...]