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DIY Store-Quality Nightstand

Cassie Bustamante, from Primitive & Proper is going to show us how to take a piece in need of a makeover and turn it into a catalog-worthy showstopper! 

When re-inventing a found piece of furniture, there are so many places to seek inspiration. I enjoy perusing magazines, other DIY blogs, and current retail stores with great style. I recently came across a sweet little midcentury nightstand (actually found for me by Sarah Dorsey, who has a great eye for design).

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Calm the Chaos of your Laundry Room with These Helpful Hacks

Although we may wish that we spent less time in the laundry, the truth is, unless we’re prepared to do a ‘major cull’ of our clothes, or go on a shopping-strike, doing the laundry will continue to be a part of daily life. However, Gabrielle Anschau, from Trend Mogul, is going to show us how to make the laundry room struggle a little easier, and even, dare we say it, enjoyable!

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Easy DIY “Wild & Free” Graduation Gift Tote Bag

Karin Chudy, from Art is Beauty, is showing us a fun little project that might come in handy for Graduation Season.

I have my first-born kiddo graduating from High School in a few short weeks. To say it has been a bit crazy is an understatement. Part of that hectic chaos is prepping for graduation parties; not just throwing one, but my daughter is attending her friends’ parties and needs to bring gifts. I decided when my daughter goes to her friends’ parties she can bring them a fun little graduation tote bag.

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Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownie Cupcakes

If you love a moist, dense and chocolaty dessert you will go head over heels for these Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownie Cupcakes.  The ingredients are basic and Mary Beth, from Cupcakes and Crinoline,  is going to show us how to make them in less than an hour.


This is one of my favorite types of recipes to make because even though it has a homemade component you can implement a mix to save time and who doesn’t need more time? I know I always do.

These are great to make ahead for guests and for family.

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Goodbye ’70s, Hello Sage: Dresser Makeover

Karin Chudy, from Art is Beauty, has been showing us some crafty DIYs lately, but today she’s back with a Dresser Makeover.


I love me a good dresser makeover and I hope you do too. Today I am going to show you how to save one of those old ’70s plastic-front dressers. I got this dresser for free from an in-law. They thought it was hideous and couldn’t wait to see it go, but I saw the potential and couldn’t wait to make it over.

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Soft & Fluffy Sweet Potato Waffle Recipe

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, Tim & Mary Vidra, from 17 Apart, couldn’t wait to share this favorite sweet potato waffle recipe that serves both as delicious homemade brunch option and a special treat sure to make mom feel appreciated and celebrated. The creamy and flavorful batter combines a classic base batter recipe and sweet potato puree — the two come together, creating an airy waffle with big flavor for an instant crowd-pleaser.

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