Inspiration

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'Our' Favorite Corner

April Wilks, July 2 2019

Oh, the elusive green tool cabinet… I wanted to share the transformation story on this piece, because it’s probably the most popular, and coincidentally the most controversial, piece in my home!  It all started on Craigslist.  I mean, isn’t that where all good stories begin?  I found this gorgeous antique tool cabinet while scrolling along, and qui...

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Independence Day Party Treats

April Wilks, June 28 2019

The best day of summer is just around the corner!  It's almost Independence Day!  My family loves to get together to celebrate, but dare I say, even better than our fellowship is the food.  I have two staples that are super easy & kid-approved that I always like to make and take to the party.

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Real Life Talk: Yesterday 1, Me 0

April Wilks, June 27 2019

What’s your hang up?  You know the one you're afraid for people to know about, stuff down and hide, the one you gotten dang good at hiding until well you can’t?  That was me yesterday melted into a puddle when my husband came in from work. I promised y’all I would always be real with y’all, the good and the bad and gosh it’s hard sometimes you just...

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Back Porch Bed Swing

April Wilks, June 25 2019

A while back, a friend of ours made our family this beautiful bed swing! When we finally got our porch addition completed, we were so excited to finally have a special place large enough to hang it. It just so happened that our son was upgrading to a full size bed, so we were able to use his twin size mattress for our new porch swing. Yay for re-pu...

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2019 Father's Day Gift Guide

April Wilks, June 6 2019

So I have scoured the Internet, basically interviewed my husband and came up with some Great Father’s Day gifts to hopefully simply your shopping, friends! Let’s be honest...sometimes it’s hard shopping for men. Am I right? But Father’s Day is such a fun opportunity to show our husbands, Dads, or the father in your life our appreciation and love fo...

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We've all got our stories...

April Wilks, March 18 2019

Big box store, Salvation Army or antique flea market find it doesn’t matter to me I love it all! No matter where it came from or what it’s been through I love it just the same! It’s a lot like people ya know & how God loves us! ❤️ We all got our stories, have been through different things, & are going different places. Some of us a lil worn & tired...

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DIY

Picture Frame Hack I Have Used in my Home for Years

April Wilks, December 8 2017

"Tune in for a quick home decor hack that I use in my home! If you any questions, post in the comments below and I will answer them! Share it with someone else who might think it’s a great idea 💡 too!"

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

April Wilks, December 6 2017

It’s the holiday season and I love it! The hot chocolate, carols, and anticipation put me in the best mood. That is, of course, until I remember the stress that only comes around this time of year. We’ve all been there, staring at our gift list with everyone’s names crossed...

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DIY

Turn your Faux Wreaths into Beautiful Live Wreaths!

April Wilks, December 5 2017

— YOU ARE WATCHING THE FACEBOOK LIVE REPLAY — 🌲🌿 Join us to learn how to transform your cheap faux wreath into a beautiful live wreath! Posted by Vintage Pickin' on Monday, December 4, 2017
   

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A Durable & Affordable Alternative to Marble Countertops

April Wilks, November 21 2017

White marble countertops...... they are beautiful! They are sleek, clean, classic and so expensive! But let me tell you they are not the only way to go if you are wanting that bright white kitchen feel!! You have OPTIONS! You can easily spend up to $5,000 on stone countertops alone, and if that's in your budget I say go for it! But... if you're lik...

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