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DDD On the Move

DDD On The Move!

So I've been keeping a secret.... WE'RE MOVING!!!!  Yup, our house is officially on the market as of yesterday and we are so excited to start this new adventure. So in case you've been wondering why things are so slow around here, that's why. OK. I've never sold a home before and I had NO idea how much work went into getting a house ready to sell and packing everything into storage (especially with two small kids). I mean, I used to a good DIY project, but not in such a short amount of … [Read More...]

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Great Craft Stash Giveaway!

Are you ready for a fun giveaway to kick off the week?!   38 AWESOME bloggers have all joined forces to give you the GREAT craft Stash GIVEAWAY! Each blogger has picked one of their favorite crafting tools to give to ONE lucky winner. WE have everything from washi tape, to chalk paint, to baker's twine, to sharpies! Seriously this is going to keep you busy for days, months or even years! Here's what you will get... Click on the links to see up close and personal what their … [Read More...]

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DDD On the Move

DDD On The Move!

So I’ve been keeping a secret…. WE’RE MOVING!!!!  Yup, our house is officially on the market as of yesterday and we are so excited to start this new adventure. So in case you’ve been wondering why things are so slow around here, that’s why. OK. I’ve never sold a home before and I had NO idea […]

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Great Craft Stash Giveaway!

Are you ready for a fun giveaway to kick off the week?!   38 AWESOME bloggers have all joined forces to give you the GREAT craft Stash GIVEAWAY! Each blogger has picked one of their favorite crafting tools to give to ONE lucky winner. WE have everything from washi tape, to chalk paint, to baker’s […]

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Easy Summertime Activities

Are you looking for some more fun activities to keep the kiddos busy this summer? Here are Fun and Easy Summertime Activities that were linked up to the Inspiration Gallery this week.   Matching American Girl Tie-dye dresses  How to make a loom band without a loom  Free printable sewing cards  Free printable Sewing cards   Homemade […]

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Inspiration Gallery Link Party 7.17

So sorry for the delay in getting the party up tonight. Sometimes life just throws you a curve ball. But we are ready to roll now… It’s that time again! Welcome to the Inspiration Gallery Link Party. You are welcome to link up a few projects you have been working on recently and browse through others.  […]

Summer Treat Recipes!

Summer Treat Recipes

It’s summer time! We are currently going through a heatwave in the Pacific Northwest and since most of us don’t have AC, these Summer Treat Recipes are definitely calling my name right now! Hope all of you are staying cool… Orange Creamsicles by Happy and Harried Watermelon Lemonade by Love Grows Wild Homemade Summer Berry Ice […]

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DDD Turns 3!

Three years ago I was a new mom, I had been a stay-at-home mom for 4 months and I was starting to get an itch to do a little work on the side. So on a whim, I decided to start a blog to chronicle my journey decorating our home and doing DIY projects. It […]

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Inspiration Gallery Link Party 7.10

Hope everyone had a wonderful 4th of July Weekend! We took last week off to enjoy the festivities but we are ready to play catch up and see what you’ve been up to! Any big summer projects? It’s that time again! Welcome to the Inspiration Gallery Link Party. You are welcome to link up a few […]

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Free Printable: Fourth of July Word Search

Who is ready for the 4th of July?!?  Eeek! I’m so excited. We are spending the day with friends and I’m really looking forward to it. While most of the day is spent eating food and lighting off fireworks, I thought I’d put together a kid friendly activity and share this FREE Fourth of July […]

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Mustard Chicken Bites

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by French’s Mustard. Opinion are 100% my own. Just check my fridge, it’s stocked with French’s.  It’s BBQ season! How many of you have already fired up those grills and enjoyed a nice meal outside with friends and family? I know we have! And with the 4th of July just […]

Patriotic Decoration Ideas

Patriotic Decoration Ideas

So many creative ideas for the 4th of July! I love all of these Patriotic Decoration Ideas linked up to the Inspiration Gallery this week!  Fourth of July Mantel    Patriotic Berries    Ornate Book Page Flag   Confetti Mason Jar Lanterns     DIY Planked American Flag    Easy Red Velvet Trifle    DIY Paper […]

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Making Memories with American Girl with My Little Girl

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by American Girl. One of the things I have loved most about having a little girl is being able to relive moments from my childhood. It’s been really special handing down toys that I played with (and sometimes even my mom and grandma played with) and experiencing things with her […]

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Inspiration Gallery Link Party 6.26

It’s that time again! Welcome to the Inspiration Gallery Link Party. You are welcome to link up a few projects you have been working on recently and browse through others.  If you link up here, your projects will also appear on Craftberry Bush and The Golden Sycamore. It’s a 3 for 1 kind of deal! And every Sunday we […]

TOP 14 Projects of 2014 So far.. on Designdininganddiapers.com

Top Projects of 2014 So Far…

As we close out the first half of 2014 I thought it would be fun to look back at the top projects from the past 6 months. But first, can we just take a moment and someone tell me HOW it is the end of June already? I mean if it wasn’t warm outside you could […]

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IKEA Hack: Faux Antique Finish Pharmacy Lamps

Remember last month when I revealed big updates to our master bedroom? Well, I have one last tutorial for you from the space! As usual, I’m always trying to repurpose what I have so instead of getting new bedside lamps I recycled the gold ones from phase 1 of the master bedroom update. Today, I’m sharing some tips […]

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10 Projects To Transform Your Home

It’s officially summer!!! How was everyone’s weekend? Our camping trip was a blast and now I’m ready to dive in and tackle some home projects this week. I was so inspired by all the projects linked up to the Inspiration Gallery and they are definitely motivating me.  Here are 10 Projects To Transform Your Home Using […]

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Inspiration Gallery Link Party 6.19

How is everyone today?! I can’t believe it’s Thursday again. Man these summer weeks really fly by! The hubby is off on a guys camping trip so I decided to take the kiddos ‘glamping’ in my parent’s new RV. This will be a first for the kids and I’m so excited to experience it with […]

UNCOMMON GOODS GIVEAWAY

$50 Uncommon Goods Giveaway

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Uncommon Goods. All opinions are 100% my own, but I don’t need to tell you that because it’s obvious how much I love their goods! It’s the season for gift giving! Bridal showers, baby showers, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and everything in-between! I know I have a few […]

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My Experience Installing Ardex Concrete Countertops

NOTE: I’m NOT an expert, this is simply my personal experience.  Alright friends, the wait is over. I’m finally sharing my experience Installing Ardex Concrete Countertops in our new kitchen! (Note: when I went to write this post I realized a lot of my pictures didn’t turn out so well, so be sure to read […]

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10 Inspiring Projects (Link Party Features)

Happy Father’s Day! Hope you all are enjoying this day with the special men in your life! Today, I’m hosting a BBQ for my husband and the men in my family. I’m excited to have everyone over to our house and celebrate together. Anyway, here are 10 Inspiring Projects from the Inspiration Gallery this week! […]

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Inspiration Gallery Link Party 6.12

It’s that time again! Welcome to the Inspiration Gallery Link Party. You are welcome to link up a few projects you have been working on recently and browse through others.  If you link up here, your projects will also appear on Craftberry Bush and The Golden Sycamore. It’s a 3 for 1 kind of deal! And every Sunday we […]