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October
10

Guest Blogger: How to Turn Decor Pieces You LIKE into Pieces You LOVE

Welcome to my thrifted home! I’ve been decorating my home with thrifted pieces for years. I appreciate that pre-loved pieces have a history (and recycling someone else’s past treasures keeps items out of our landfills). It’s also much softer on the wallet than buying everything new! EVERY item in my living room (shown below) was […]

How to Turn Decor Pieces You LIKE into Pieces You LOVE
October
3

Guest Blogger: “Mum-mies the Word” with Transformed Candle Holders

Looking for an easy, Halloween-themed project for your kids?  Don’t be afraid—we have the project for you! Take clear glass containers and make them frightfully fun as the Mummy Family! Visit the glass wares aisle of your friendly neighborhood Goodwill to scare up some clear, glass containers and bring them back to life as Mummy […]

Guest Blogger: “Mum-mies the Word” with Transformed Candle Holders
September
26

Guest Blogger: 3 Rules to Organizing a Closet with Goodwill

After 9 years of being a military spouse, I’ve gotten really good at moving, organizing, and saving money while making each new house a home. When my husband and I moved to our little apartment in Washington D.C., I headed straight to almost every single Goodwill in the area to get our home in order. […]

3 Rules to Organizing a Closet with Goodwill
July
3

Fashionista Wednesday (Friday) Encore: Ali

Okay I know it’s not Fashionista Friday yet, but I’m switching it up this week so I can launch a special contest on Friday – so make sure to check back! It’s not often that today’s Fashionista Friday honoree makes a repeat appearance quite so quickly after their first. But Ali, local blogger behind Pies and […]

Goodwill rocking chair