One Room Challenge Week 5

Is it week 5?!  I feel like I say that every week!  The room is really coming together.  You wouldn’t know it if you walked into my house but I swear it is!  Everything is painted.  Even the ceiling.  And the slipcovers are ironed.  You all can breathe a sigh of relief on that one.  I know that my unironed photo stressed some of you out!  Here is what I have been working on this week…..

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Breakfast Egg Muffins

What’s easier and yummier than baking some muffins to have on hand for a quick breakfast each day?  Having a healthy alternative.  These breakfast egg muffins are so easy to make and you can just take one out of the fridge, warm it up in the microwave, and have a protein packed, healthy breakfast.

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Weekly Menu – on the fly

Whew!  It has been a whirlwind week and it will continue to be one!  I am up to my eyeballs in furniture makeovers for clients.  I have a couple of rooms I have to finish designing for clients.  I was at High Point Market all weekend.  And my kiddos have a short week of school this week, plus a horse show and baseball playoffs.  I feel so blessed to be able to do all of these things.  I adore it!  However, this weeks menu is a little bit of a “take what you can get” kind of menu.  Sorry!

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One Room Challenge – Week 3

Wow!  Week 3, huh?  I need a nap.  But I am so excited about the progress!  I am blown away at how much this One Room Challenge has motivated me.  It’s awesome!  Now I want to make over my whole house!  But I guess I better just finish up this challenge first.

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The Rusty Horse Light

This is the tale of a lamp.  Or a light.  A rusty horse light, to be exact.  It was made out of reclaimed tin and wired up and shaped like a horse.  And it was hidden in the back of a booth at an antique market.  Now it is the crowning jewel of my daughter’s room.

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Weekly Menu – 10/13-10/17

The other night, when I couldn’t sleep, I was playing around on my iPad and I decided to explore my Epicurious app.  I have had it for a while and use it from time to time to find new recipes.  I was amazed by how well organized the app was!  And before I knew it, my entire weekly menu was created.  It really can be that easy!  So every single recipe comes from Epicurious.  (and every photo) Enjoy!

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One Room Challenge – Week 2

Not too much to report on week 2 of the One Room Challenge.  I have cleaned out the dining room and organized things into the hall closet near by.  The room is now just the furniture and awaiting paint.  Yahoo!  Here’s what I accomplished this week while cleaning and purging…..

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Vintage Schoolhouse Desk

What do you do with a cute little vintage schoolhouse desk that hasn’t been touched in years?  You paint it, of course!  And that’s just what I did when I happened across this vintage beauty!  All wood and one piece, it was solid and just meant for some fixer-upper work.  Check out what I did….

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