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DIY: PILLOWS

DIY Pillows

How fun are these?  What I love about mixing all of these pillows together is all of their different patterns and designs.  There really are no rules to it…you can mix and match whatever you like!  I’ll show you step-by-step how I made these pillows and they also cost a lot less than designer pillows you buy at the store :) Continue reading DIY: PILLOWS

Strawberry Spinach Salad {with poppy seed dressing}

strawberry spinach saladThis is one of my FAVORITE salad recipes of all time.  I got this recipe from a family friend and it has been my go-to recipe for years.  In fact I make it so much that I’m always getting requests to bring it to things and it’s been nicknamed the “MarKay Salad” (wish I could take credit for it!)  The dressing is out of this world yummy (don’t let the green onion scare you!) It’s perfect for a summer BBQ…. or really anything!

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{Feeling Beachy}

Have you been to a Pottery Barn lately to see all of their new beachy decor?  Fun lanterns, shells, coral, starfish, sea glass..Ah…I love it all.  Perfect for summer.  But I’m noticing a trend here~I’ve also seen similar things in West Elm and Target.  Here’s a couple pages from the latest Pottery Barn catalogpotterybarnbeachy

And here’s a little catalog I got in the mail yesterday from Target.  Hmm…looks oddly familiar….targetbeachy

I love this beachy look and I’ve got a million ideas floating through my head for my next DIY project.  I know there’s a lot of these things that you could recreate for a fraction of the price…so I will keep you all posted!

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