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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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