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Transform Your Backyard Paradise: Refinishing a Yardistry Pergola

Have a worn out pergola that needs to be stained and sealed? Do it in an afternoon for under $50.

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Zone Chores

Zone method with kids chores to get more done and less arguing! Works for any age and any number of kids. Free template.

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Garage Workshop for a DIYer

Garage organization that sticks making clean up a breeze. Sharing my top tools and organization hacks.

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Most Favorite Baby Products

Mom of 4 and former labor and delivery nurse sharing the tried and true and excited about baby products.

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Hair Care Favorites

Hair care doesn’t have to break the bank. My tried and true hair products.

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Gestational Hypertension & Jamison’s Birth Story

Lots of labetalol and many hospital visits. Sharing the inside scoop of Jamison’s delivery at 34 weeks.

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home tour part 2

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Home Tour – Part 2

Our home is a rambler that has a basement. When we bought it 5 years ago, the basement was completely unfinished. Let me show you what I did 🙂  Home Tour – Part 2 I think its important to note, how this basement didn’t happen overnight. It was a series of smaller projects combined to […]

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living room builtins tops

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How To Build The Tops To The Living Room Builtins

Moving into our home one of the first things we put on the project list was to do some builtins on either side of the fireplace. It was a project we talked about numerous times and our plans evolved and when the right solution came to the forefront of our mind it just clicked, the […]

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6 Paint Tips

One of the easiest ways to upgrade any space is with paint! Do you already know how to? Or are you stuck when you walk into a store, completely overwhelmed with all the paint cans, sheens, products? Let’s get you feeling comfortable and confident so you too can walk into a paint store and know […]

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Meet Christine Gummersall, a mother of 4, coach's wife, former Labor and Delivery nurse, and self taught DIYer who decided to take a sledge hammer to her 1950's bathroom over a decade ago and hasn't stopped tackling her honey-do list since.  Folow along as christine breaks down the pretty afters, by showing the whole how to process and empowers you to STOP waiting, and START creating a home you love, with your own two hands! 

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