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ONE BOOK A MONTH READING CHALLENGE

Ready to accomplish your goal of watching less TV and more reading this year? I had the same goal and decided to try this one book a month challenge when a friend of mine shared her success with it. ...

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THE MEANING BEHIND THE NAME

Howdy, friends! I would like to officially introduce you to The Bluebonnet Farmhouse. After a lot of thought, I have decided to change the name of my blog from The Navy Home to The Bluebonnet Farmhouse. ...

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DIY CHRISTMAS GARLAND FOR LITTLE TO NO EXPENSE

While decorating for Christmas, I unpacked this DIY garland I had made while living on base in Virginia and thought it would be a fun project to share with you! A couple of years ago we had purchased an inexpensive and basic...

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WATCHES + RANKS: A GIFT FOR HIM

My husband, Chris, was on his first deployment when I made this military rank box for him. I wanted to make something special as a gift for when he got home and had come up with the idea several months before he even deployed...

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THE NAVY HOME ETSY SHOP

In an attempt to free up some space in my craft closet, I am now offering handmade items for sale! The best part is with every purchase you are helping to unite military families and aid our wounded warriors! ...

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EASY DIY CUBE STORAGE TO ORGANIZE KIDS CLOSETS

It all started after we moved into our new home and toys were everywhere! I had this beautiful picture in my mind of our toddler's closet being perfectly organized, where every toy had a place and that place was not the floor. ...

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HOW TO DECORATE A MANTEL ON A BUDGET

After weeks of trying to decide how to tackle this mantel, I had finally come up with a solution and in love with how it turned out! We were renting housing on base at the time and therefore could not do any permanent design work...

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HOW TO MAKE AN INDOOR WALL PLANTER WITH SCONCES

There I was, innocently standing in the store pickup line at Kirkland's when I fell for their trap - a strategically placed clearance corner right next to the store pickup line. Seriously, what is a woman to do while she waits?! ...

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THE BEST HEALTHY BABY BOTTLE AND SIPPY CUP

During our struggle with both colic and breastfeeding, I stumbled upon Mason Bottle while looking for a healthy glass baby bottle. I knew I did not want plastic baby bottles due to the health concerns...

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HOW TO CREATE PRIVACY IN YOUR BACKYARD

Want to know a great way to instantly become friends with your neighbors? The answer is quite simple - build some trellises. In no time, your neighbors will be saying “I knew I liked those neighbors” ...

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