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It’s Officially Halloween Time!

YES! It's officially Halloween time. Now I can share the mantel I decorated for this Halloween! I can share pumpkins.. and ghosts.. and spooky stuff galore... and it'll be totally normal. Things like painted … [Read More...]

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Party In Your Mouth Cookies

    You heard me. A party. in. your. MOUTH.  #canIgetanamen ? Chocolate, chocolate chip with a dash of brown sugar, pure cocoa, marshmallows and walnuts. BAM. That just happened. Well, … [Read More...]

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Painted Pumpkins (plus tips for great results!)

Painted Pumpkins (plus tips for great results!) BOO! I'm back. .. and being the nut I am, I've fast forwarded through Fall and I'm running full speed into Halloween. I did some pumpkin painting and I am way … [Read More...]

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Our New little BIG Project

Our New little BIG Project Hi All!! This post should probably be called "The Coop Cottage Before Tour". I really wanted to have a proper name for the little cottage, so when I shared it here, or talked about it on … [Read More...]

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Autumn Apothecary ~ It’s Fall At The Cottage

Autumn Apothecary ~ It's Fall At The Cottage Hello!! We are welcoming the crisp, cooler days of Fall here at the cottage. We've had a little gloom, and a little rain.. and that sure helps get you in the … [Read More...]

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How To Build A Wood Deck Cooler

I am proud to be a 3M sponsored blogger, and , as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate products. Opinions are my own and additional product used in the project were selected by me. Hi there, if … [Read More...]

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Fall Mantel Decorating (and free gardening services)

Fall Mantel Decorating (and free gardening services) When I decorate for Fall, it often involves me offering free gardening services. These services are selective, and are usually limited to removal of a branch or … [Read More...]

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The Changing Of The Guard

  Hello Fox Hollow readers! There has been a little whirlwind of excitement swirling here at the cottage. If you've ever taken our Cottage Tour, you'll know that we have more than one dwelling on our … [Read More...]

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Everlasting Love (a white paint makeover)

Everlasting Love (a white paint makeover) Hmph.  The hardest part about this entire project? How to title it! Do I go with: White Goes With Everything I Have Commitment Issues or, Hello, I'm … [Read More...]

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Vintage Halloween Tin Can Craft

Vintage Halloween Tin Can Craft   Happy Halloween! What? Too soon? This is soooo me. I can't get into Fall, and then I charge headlong into a Halloween craft. Typical. Sorry, but I'm not a plan-y sort … [Read More...]

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How To Make an Autumn Apple Wreath for Fall

  How To Make an Autumn Apple Wreath for Fall Hello there! :-D I'm Shayna from The Wood Grain Cottage and I'm back to share my latest Fall craft project, an Autumn inspired Apple Wreath! Fall decorating is … [Read More...]

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How To Make a Shabby Wood Trough Box

How To Make a Shabby Wood Trough Box   I know... I know. You guys are like, "What the heck Shannon, it's September 2nd and this doesn't look like Fall!" and you are correct. But, when you're this cute, you can … [Read More...]

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100 Fall Decorating Ideas for an Amazing Autumn

100 Fall Decorating Ideas for an Amazing Autumn Guess what!? Fall is coming. I know! I'm trying to wrap my head around the fact that Summer is on the way out and school is going to be starting in the next few days. I … [Read More...]

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… if Facebook didn’t suck

Sorry mom. But sometimes "suck" just sums it up. Once upon a time, you could share something in your status on Facebook, and everyone who "liked" or "followed" your page, would see it. (Well, a really good percentage … [Read More...]

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Get Organized: Easy Family Command Center

Will this be the cutest organizing project you've ever seen? No, probably not. And that is OKAY. Because I'm just a regular girl, with a few minutes to spare, who wanted to get her family organized before the new … [Read More...]

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Small Space Door Organizing for Back To School

  Austin gets organized. Okay, Austin's mom gets him organized. Whatever works right? I swore last year, I would do a few extra things to get that kid of mine super ready for the last year of high school. … [Read More...]

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My Love Hate Relationship With The F Word

Before you search frantically for the "unsubscribe" option, let me explain. For those of you that don't know, I live in Oregon. About 4 hours from Portland. In a sleepy little town along the coast. We have long, … [Read More...]

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Cottage Style Decorating with Shabby Vintage Garlands

Hi friends! As I reported last, I am getting ready to be a vendor at the Marshfield Vintage Market! I wanted to take a few minutes to check-in and and let you know that yes, I am still here and I am still blogging. … [Read More...]

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Vintage Farmhouse Find {treasure hunting with The Wood Grain Cottage}

Hi there! I'm Shayna from The Wood Grain Cottage and I'm back to share something new! A few weeks ago, I went on a little shopping trip to one of our new, once a month, antique/ home sales. This place was full of … [Read More...]

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Blog… what blog?

  I have a blog? Oh yeah!! ... just playing! I promise I didn't forget. I know I've been a bit absentee, and sadly it's not because I'm working on some super intensive, ultra fab room makeover. Happily, it's because … [Read More...]