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15 Best Red White and Blue Patriotic Drinks

Today I’m sharing easy red white and blue drink recipes! These yummy patriotic drinks are perfect for Memorial Day, 4th of July, USA Olympics Parties, or any fun summer celebrations. There’s a mixture of kid-friendly and adult drinks too. Cheers to refreshing summer cocktails! I love to find new refreshing summertime drinks.  I might be biased, but I do have my favorites: the Chi Chi Cocktail and Grapefruit Frose. But for fun summer holidays, I…

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Master Suite Closet & Laundry Room | ORC Final Reveal

The master suite closet and laundry room is finished! YAY! We are so excited with how this combo space turned out. Come check out our laundry room and master closet VIDEO TOUR we completed for the One Room Challenge!   And…DONE!!!! We finished our Master Suite Closet & Laundry Room for the One Room Challenge!! You can watch a short room tour video below, and also a longer, more detailed room tour video on our…

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Homemade Root Beer Float Recipe

How to make delicious homemade root beer floats – a classic summertime favorite! Our old fashioned root beer float recipe includes homemade ice cream and homemade root beer using our Sodastream machine. We’re also making ice cream sundaes with a twist – our signature root beer float sundae bowls! I am a big sweets person.  I will eat pretty much any sweet out there. Cakes, candy, chocolate, donuts, ice cream, you name it, I like…

Laundry Room Farmhouse Sink Makeover | ORC Week 7

Check out our laundry room farmhouse sink makeover! I love farmhouse sinks and was so excited to upgrade our builder sink area. We built a new custom laundry cabinet and added a white countertop, a white farmhouse sink and modern matte black faucet. Our laundry room master closet combo room is getting SO close to complete for the One Room Challenge! Did you catch our weekly One Room Challenge updates for the Master Closet &…

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Outdoor Patio Decor That’s Budget Friendly & Trendy!

How can I decorate my patio on a budget? I’ve got some simple patio decorating ideas for you! I’m sharing my easy patio decorating ideas to create the ultimate backyard oasis. Simple, chic ideas for your outdoor decor – that’s also budget friendly! I am excited to show yall our new patio decor!  A couple of months ago I shared our stock tank pool one year update on this post, with the second phase of…

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DIY Shiplap Tutorial – The Easy Way! | One Room Challenge Week 6

Want the shiplap look for less? Learn how to make shiplap boards – the EASY way! In this post I share our step by step DIY shiplap tutorial, including how to make shiplap boards and how to install shiplap. We installed a plywood shiplap ceiling for our One Room Challenge renovation in our laundry room and master closet – I’m so excited with how this space is turning out!! Did you catch our weekly One…

How do you make donuts from scratch?

How To Make Homemade Donuts (With Cereal Toppings & Homemade Glaze!)

Craving delicious bakery donuts to make at home?  Learn how to make yummy, soft homemade donuts from scratch, with sweet vanilla glaze and cereal donut toppings. The fruity pebbles donuts and cinnamon toast crunch with bacon are the Jones house favorite! We’ve been experimenting with donuts a lot in the Jones house! We first tried Air Fryer Donuts, which was a quick and easy donut recipe. Now, we are getting more adventurous and making homemade…

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One Room Challenge Week Four: All in the {Closet & Laundry} Details!

It’s week four of the One Room Challenge! This week I am sharing design details of our master closet & laundry room. We’ve picked out our lighting, paint colors, wallpaper, flooring, and a few functional and decorative decor items. I’m excited to share all the fun laundry and closet design details with you! We’ve made it to week four of the One Room Challenge! I say this every week – but we’ve made a LOT…

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Easy Air Fryer Donuts Under 5 Minutes

Craving delicious donuts in the morning? Make easy air fryer donuts in under 5 minutes! Your family will love this quick and yummy donut recipe! Air fryer donuts using canned biscuits is perfect recipe for a fun family breakfast treat.  I have a confession: I have never made donuts at home! I remember in high school in a home-ec class deep frying donuts. That was the one and only time I can remember making donuts!…

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One Room Challenge Week Three: Building Laundry Cabinets & Master Closet Demo!

It’s week three of the One Room Challenge! We demoed and removed the carpet in the master closet area. We installed new lighting and the built in cabinets around the double washer and dryers are almost complete! This master closet & laundry combo room is starting to look a LOT different!  Woohoo it’s week three of the One Room Challenge! Things are starting to look so much different in our new master closet & laundry…

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Patriotic Popcorn: Easy July 4th & Memorial Day Recipe

Patriotic popcorn is an quick and easy 4th of July snack recipe. This sweet and scrumptious popcorn snack is so delicious – it’s hard to stop munching once you start! A perfect red, white and blue patriotic snack for kids and adults to enjoy! *This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. One of the top favorite snacks in the Jones house – popcorn! We love…

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Budget Friendly Patio Furniture Ideas

Budget friendly patio furniture ideas for your backyard oasis! Affordable outdoor furniture and decor to decorate your patio in style all from Walmart! Patio furniture can be inexpensive – but I’ve rounded up stylish & cost effective outdoor furniture that won’t break the bank.   *This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. I have been shopping for patio furniture for the second phase of our…