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What I Can’t Let Go Of:

This week has been a week filled with laughter, growth, inspiration, and conquering challenges that a few short years I ago I thought were beyond my reach.

On the Blog This Week

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I love 2nd Tuesdays! That’s when some of the most talented, creative crafters I know gather to share our challenge crafts.

This month we were all challenged to use wood spindles, pickets or moldings.

I have been wanting/needing a folding luggage rack for our guests. The ones I liked (Taller, flat horizontal stretchers on top) were $80 up.

Lucky for me, I had a bundle of spindles!

Now I have a great folding luggage rack for my guests

AND I can pull it into service as a tray butler, anywhere, anytime!

Click over to see how to make one and how it works.

Last Minute Father’s Day Table Decor

Are you hosting a celebration of the Dads in your life?

Want to make it a special, personal tribute to them?

Here’s how to set the greatest table to the greatest Dad without spending a dime.

Shop your home, their keepsakes, and your yard.

Check out how I celebrated our favorite Dad.

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Do you love having your phone handy at all times, relying on it for innumerable tasks, business, social and entertainment?

It does so many great things for us , until . . . .

Yess, until all those notifications start making us crazy, right?

I’ve been there and am happily beyond that frustration and endless distractions.

In this week’e email, I’m helping you rein in those persistent notifications.

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Yes, this outfit is as cool and comfy as your favorite jammies, yet stylish enough to wear out and about, throughout a full hard-working day!

Don’t you love an outfit that a cinch to throw on and get out the door?

An outfit that is cool and comfy all day long in and out of air-conditioning?.

Easy to accessorize?

Wrinkle free?

This is a new favorite of mine!

(Never thought that over 50, heck over 60, I’d be wearing a jumpsuit, Can’t quite bring myself to call it a romper 🤭)

I hope you have a wonderful weekend!!! Thanks for hanging out with me a bit,

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  1. Cindy Rust

    I love that outfit so much! Such a cute video too Diane! 🥰

  2. Michele Howell

    Such a cute outfit Diane! And I love the video!

    • Diane

      Thanks Michele!

  3. Cynthia Taxter

    That outfit looks so comfortable. Love it.

    • Diane

      It is the BEST! I almost feel guilty wearing it out and about. The first time out in it felt a bit awkward — felt like I was running around in my PJ’s. But it only took me an hour to get over that!!!

  4. Missy

    You look fantastic in the jumpsuit! Perfect for summer! ~Missy

    • Diane

      Thanks bunches Missy!


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