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    $100 Room Challenge Reveal

    It’s reveal day!  We made it through our $100 Room Challenge and I can’t say enough how much fun this was.  I definitely ran into some bumps in the road but it was all worth it.  In the end I now have this amazing coffee bar in my breakfast nook.  Stick around and check out the $100 Room Challenge Reveal!     Just in case you missed the other weeks you can find them here. Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | This post may contain affiliate links. Since last week…. Since last week I finished the coats of poly and purchased my plumbing pipes.  At the last…

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    $100 Room Challenge – Week 3

    Well folks we are coming close to the end of the $100 Room Challenge with week 3.  If you don’t know what the $100 Room Challenge is go check out Erin over at Lemons, Lavendar and Laundry.  She created the challenge and was even featured on the Rachel Ray show for it!  How exciting right?!?!  We are now in Week 3 and I feel like things are finally going my way.  I have had my hurdles as you do in any DIY.  For more information on the first couple weeks of the challenge click either Week 1 or Week 2 to see the plan and issues I had.   End…

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    Review of the 2017 Parade of Homes

    One of my favorite things to do every year is go to the BIA Parade of Homes.  My Mom and I go, we take the whole day and tour through homes with the latest design trends and get ideas.  I love to see what builders do with architectural features, kitchen appliances and color.  I hope you enjoy my Review of the 2017 Parade of Homes in Central Ohio. Two of my favorite things to see are the Ohio State decorated rooms and the Christmas house!  Being a Buckeye alum my heart just sings to see Ohio State rooms.  This year Trinity Homes came through with an amazing OSU themed room.…

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    $100 Room Challenge Week 2 – transforming my breakfast nook

    It’s week 2 of the $100 Room Challenge and I am transforming my breakfast nook!  I forgot to mention last week that this is my first time participating.  Erin over at Lemons, Lavender and Laundry started this challenge a couple years ago.  It’s a great way to challenge yourself to redo a room on a serious budget.  I have also really enjoyed taking a look at what all the other participants are doing.  There are some seriously cool projects going on and you can check them out too by clicking the links at the bottom of this post.  For the full description of what my plan of action is to…

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    $100 Dollar Room Challenge Week 1

    Have you ever renovated a room on a budget?  Of course you have, we do that all the time.  Have you ever renovated a room for under $100?  It’s not as easy as one might think.  It’s not as easy as I originally thought.  I racked my brains for days on which room to do…..what to do in the room.  Almost every room in my house needs something but only a few would qualify as needing a renovation.  My kitchen eat in area is one and I think I can do it in under $100!  So stick around and check out every Wednesday on the progress of my $100 Dollar…