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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

My Entrance Makeover

As you know if you are following along, I have added and subtracted all kinds of furniture from my living room, and now it was time to subtract a few things from the Entrance Wall too.  It's a long wall that leads you from the front door all the way to the back of the house where you see the family room/kitchen/breakfast area.  This wall needs to have some furniture, but it doesn't need to be weighed down with too much stuff.


Looking from upstairs down, you can see the layout.


Just like the living room area I am discovering that less is more in a small space and removing some things for a more streamlined look is what I am liking.  This is what it looked like when we first moved in.


Now I think it looks better with "less".  I removed the ladder back chairs and moved the bench between the entry console and the china cabinet.


I also swapped out the artwork above the console.  The painting that I originally had here went to the Guest Bedroom.

I added just a touch of fall with some Target $1 pumpkins and Hobby Lobby Antlers.




Now it feels much more open and inviting to me.

Sometimes you just need to take stuff away instead of adding.

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

391st Inspire Me Tuesday

Welcome to the 391st Inspire Me Tuesday.  Last week we didn't have Inspire Me Tuesday, instead we enjoyed 30 of the most amazing homes during the 2017 Fall Home Tours.   If you missed any here is a review.
2017 Fall Home Tours
Monday - Sept 11
A Stroll Thru Life


Inspiration For Moms

Cuckoo4Design


Clean & Scentisible


Life On Virginia Street


Decor to Adore

Tuesday - Sept 12
Life Love Larson

Remodelando la Casa


Thrifty and Chic

Seeking Lavender Lane


Decorating Delirium


Our Southern Home


Wednesday - Sept 13
The Chronicles of Home

Erin Spain


Nesting With Grace

21 Rosemary Lane

Our Fifth House


Thursday - Sept 14
ZDesign At Home

Simple Stylings


Life & Home @ 2102


11 Magnolia Lane


Rain On A Tin Roof 


Hymns & Verses


Friday - Sept 15
Far Above Rubies

Haneens Haven


Tidbits & Twine


House By Hoff


Common Ground


Refresh Restyle
Duke Manor Farm 

If you missed a single one, be sure to go back and catch up.  Each home was stunning.
Ok, let's see what you have for this week.

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