Easiest Peanut Butter Icing

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Warning this is not fancy! This is not a cake that will be on the cover of any magazine! This is just a quick tip on how to make fast, easy Peanut Butter Icing! My husband is a Valentines baby. For his birthday, he requested a chocolate cake with peanut butter icing. Sounds easy enough, but we… Continue reading Easiest Peanut Butter Icing

8 Vintage Items to Organize Your Life in This New Year

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It’s the second week of the New Year. For me January is a time for getting organized and taking on the new, with my act together. This blog post is about incorporating your antique shopping trips with organizing your home. Look, anyone can go to Target or to The Container Store and buy storage containers. I do… Continue reading 8 Vintage Items to Organize Your Life in This New Year

The Grey Beauty

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Thrilled! That is what I could have named this post. That is the feeling I had when I found this piece. It is how I felt when I saw the price. It was how I felt when it fit (kind of) in my car. It was how I felt for the 3 days after while… Continue reading The Grey Beauty

The Blue Happy Hutch

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I love her! Her who? This cabinet! Isn’t she just so pretty?! She wasn’t always this pretty.  Ok, so let’s start from the beginning. I nabbed this great piece for a great price. She was a disaster though. She was filthy, broken and missing some hardware. I have been looking for a china hutch for… Continue reading The Blue Happy Hutch

A Winter Getaway to Tybee Island

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Just a few posts back we were celebrating my birthday on Tybee Island. This year my husband wanted to celebrate his birthday there too. Luckily, his birthday fell on winter break here in Georgia, and my children had a couple of days off of school. We tried out a new cottage on this trip, right next… Continue reading A Winter Getaway to Tybee Island