Kittens, Chocolate and Thousand Dollar Bills:: A Giveaway

wood blocks

no kittens, chocolate or thousand dollar bills will be given away in this post DaySpring, the long time sponsor and partner in giveaway crime with Nesting Place thought it was high time they shared a few new fun products with us.  First off we have a set of Inspirational Message Blocks.  I love things like […]

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I’ve Got Twins!


Seriously, you knew this was going to be about furniture, right? Welcome the newest edition to the Nest family: a pair of copper velvet chairs from the Salvation Army. Here’s what they looked like before I painted the wood.  Kind of like something from a doctor’s office waiting room.  I was so close to not […]

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Bird Watching


I had the pleasure of sitting next to Rashon Carraway at a local Goodwill luncheon the other day. He’s Mr. Goodwill Hunting in blogland and has a refreshing style and knows his way around a thrift shop.  That’s his living room above.  He’s so talented that Nate Berkus keeps calling him to do makeovers.  And […]

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The Life and Times of Lego Blocks

how to organize legos

Lego blocks. LEGO.  Legos.  That word sounds really weird really fast. We love and hate them. I only really hate them when I step on their razor sharp hard as steel tiny but you are gonna wish you were dead edges. Tiny Twig started a little conversation about Legos the other day on twitter: Then […]

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Spray Painted Urns

spray painted urns

I’ve shown these urns before but never really talked about them.  A few months ago I was ready to get rid of them.  I had them for ages and they were boring and I wanted an unboring porch.  Or at least a less boring porch.  I was just about ready to dump out the dirt […]

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My Stray Dog Obesssion


These lamps are from Stray Dog Designs. Oh, did you think I was obsessed with real stray dogs? You know I love my thrift store and yard sale finds but, like most of you I have a few artisans who I’m a little obsessed with. Instead of Jimmy Choo or Van Gogh I’d love to […]

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