Creative Inspirations Linky Party

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( Welcome to the Creative Inspirations Linky Party at Embracing Change! This is the place to share your makeovers, DIY projects, crafts, decorating, and recipes! I can't wait to see what you have been inspired by this week. Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, furniture makeovers… simply any inspired creation! You can also … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features


Good evening! Have yous topped by to see some great features from last week's party? Well have come to the right place! Oreo Spiders by Simple Joys $2 Halloween Bunting by Clockwork Interiors Pumpkin Spice Bread by 2 Kids ad Tired Cooks Cookie Dough Jack-O-Lantern Truffles by The Moon and Me Planked Coffee Table Makeover by Bless'er House Birch Bark Leaves by … [Read more...]

French Provincial Desk in Bloom

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I guest posted on Country Chic Paint's blog the other day about a sweet desk I made over using Country Chic Paint in one of the limited edition colors called Bloom. My apologies for not having a  before picture of the desk...I did, but I lost a ton of pictures on my IPad. So I have the after...and that truly is the most important part anyway. I love this color. Bloom is a rich coral...almost a … [Read more...]

My Current Projects

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I am beginning to really get back into gear now that my finger is nearly healed. If you recall, I cut three of my fingers on my left hand while trying to prevent a glass bowl from falling in my cupboard. Next time, I will let it fall.  I received some deep cuts which required 12 stitches in my two fingers. After this trauma followed up by an infection in my one finger, 5 weeks later I am almost … [Read more...]

Adding Fall Color in My Living Room

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I love fall! The colors are fall are so inspiring to me. I find that I am very energetic and creatively invigorated during the this season of the year. I added some festive fall color to my living room this week and I thought I would share a bit about that tonight. To start, this is my living room: My dining area and living room are open into one large space which I love! Have I mentioned … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party

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( Can I get an amen? Yes, yes and yes! Welcome to the party! Let's see what you have for us this week, shall we? Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, furniture makeovers… simply any inspired creation! You can also link up your thrifty finds! Here are a few guidelines to follow: * Be sure to follow on Bloglovin’, Facebook, … [Read more...]

My Little Fall Porch

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I spent time working on decorating my front porch for fall today - fortunately the weather cooperated. We rent a townhouse and we love where we live - the neighbors are nice, the streets are quiet and the house is perfect for us. We love renting, too! It has been a blessing to live where we do. Our front porch is pretty small, but I am happy that I have a little porch and that it is … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features


You guys are so clever! Thanks for sharing all your ideas at the party this are the ones I loved the most - DIY Hanging Lanterns by Wilker Do's A Touch of Fall by The Moon and Me Chair Reveal by Our Life in a Click Saving a Radio Cabinet by Thrifty Treasures Squirrel Sugar Cookies by Shopgirl Pumpkin, Sage and Sausage Pasta by The Keck Girls $500 Living Room by … [Read more...]

Halloween Vignette

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 Good morning! Have you been decorating for the fall season? I certainly have. I actually love fall and decorating with pumpkins and mums is right up my alley. Honestly, as a blogger, I think there is a great deal of pressure to completely go nuts over the holidays. Crafting this, making can be a bit overwhelming and as a result, I feel so much pressure to follow suit and do what … [Read more...]

Guest Post: French Buffet Transformation

French Buffet 1 - Embracing Change

Hi everyone!I have been SO BUSY this past week! I need to get back in gear. Thank goodness that every day is a fresh start...I am greatly looking forward to starting a new week this week. I wanted to let you know that I finished up this piece this week...I think you may remember this? Yes it was pretty pathetic, but can you see past all her imperfections and see the beauty that lies … [Read more...]