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Recovering an Upholstered Barstool Seat

You know you're not keeping all the balls in the air when your upholstered barstool seats are in this condition. But in my defense, at times I actively choose to *bomb* simple things like recovering a barstool seat so I can pursue alternative endeavors in my life which pay greater dividends ...

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Snack Hutch Makeover

Around our house, back-to-school means a return to scheduled bedtimes, intentional meal planning, and time-saving systems to make our morning routine flow smoothly. I am ALL about smooth mornings around here. Here's what I believe: No one should leave the house in the morning feeling stressed, ...

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Back to Basics: Our Three Family Rules

I'd like to say I am writing this post from a place of parental inspiration and accomplishment, but quite the opposite is true. Last week was rough in the Coon household. Rough as in pushing boundaries, eye rolling, unkind words, laziness, selfish ambition. You know, all those qualities that ...

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Painted Gold & White Metal Desk

This little jewel has quite the story. Discarded at a local dump as a rusty, unattractive, past-her-prime heap of metal, a friend of mine saw her last fall and thought of me. What this friend didn't know was that her text that day was an answer to a prayer. A prayer I had ...

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A Home Studio Tour

As All Mimsy Home is growing and changing, I find an increasing need for a space I can call my own, a space in which I retreat for creativity, inspiration, and working. A room on our lower level, a former theatre room, is serving this purpose well. The last few weeks I've organized my ...

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Boys Bedroom Refresh

Yes, we took our beautiful sweet time on the boys' bedroom refresh, but this week we finished the details and I'm eager to show you the final result. As a reminder, here is the Inspiration Board I designed to keep us on track in this space. Repeatedly, I find myself returning to Inspiration ...

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Yes, I Do Home Design!

You may have seen my advertisement on Instagram or Facebook, or maybe I've enjoyed the privilege of styling your home already.  Either way, if you did NOT know it yet, Home Design is something I do! Home Design is rewarding in so many ways.  Even more fun than styling my own home!  I've ...

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Goal-Setting and Backsplashes

I've learned a secret about goal-setting. I've learned that goal setting is not just about developing a list of systematic, time-driven accomplishments. Goal setting is not about pride, striving, or playing the comparison game. Goal setting is about personal growth.  It is the ...

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Shiplap Your Kitchen Island ~ All By Yourself!

If you've been watching my Instagram stories (ha! ~ can you believe I jumped on that train?) you know I've been tackling big things in our kitchen these last couple weeks.  Big things as in attempting projects I've considered tackling for years but lacked the courage and the conviction to jump ...

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DIY Hand-Painted Sign with Projector

Hand-painted signs have become a staple around here so I thought I would show you one of the methods I use to transfer fonts and designs onto wood, canvas, fabric, or whatever object you desire. Here are the supplies you will need for the projector method of sign-painting: Design or words of ...

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