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The MJD Blog

A place where we want you to feel welcomed into our home. A place where we share the nitty gritty behind our DIY projects,  home design, our casual lifestyle, what's cookin' at Dale's Diner, and an easy place to shop our home and beyond! 

Follow along as we share our journey towards creating a home we love, in hopes of helping you fall in love with where your LIFE HAPPENS.

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First of all, can you even believe summer is almost over? I don’t know about you, but…

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Family Photo Rosemary Beach House 2022

Lifestyle

Summer Bucket List Ideas

First of all, can you even believe summer is almost over? I don’t know about you, but…

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MJD Vintage Parlor Mirror

Home Design

The Mirror Story

Third mirror’s a charm, right? Sharing the two previous mirrors, how we found our “new” vintage parlor mirror, and a few…

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Shared boys room with two twin beds, charming felt name pennants above the bed, and a checkered rug

Home Design

Boys Shared Room Refresh

From bunk beds to two twin beds! We made a few simple changes, that brought a big impact to…

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coffee maker, knife, canisters, fruit bowl, bread slices

Home Design

Our Top 5 Functional Kitchen Decor Picks

A look into a morning in our kitchen, and the MVP items our family uses every single day!

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Dad and kids reading a book on the couch

Lifestyle

Easter 2022 Gift Ideas + An Easter Hack

Sharing our favorite Easter basket gift ideas for kids and more!

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Playroom ideas, with a large magnetic chalkboard wall, featuring The Akemon family coloring and hanging out together on a cozy rug. Shows the space where the new bonus room with feature a window seat, DIY home built-in library,

Home Design

Our Next DIY Home Project: The Family Lounge

We hope to create a room that is cozy, multifunctional, relaxing, fun, and…

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Home Design

My AllModern “Best of Modern” Picks

While working on a moodboard for our most recent home renovation, The Parlor, I knew I wanted it to encompass all the various styles we have throughout our home.

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mrsjessicadarling, her husband and three kids are hanging out in their muted green space. The boys are playing chess, the little girl is smiling playfully on the ground, while Jessica and Jeff are smiling and enjoying coffee on a sofa and accent chair.

Lifestyle

Hello world! A New DIY Blog Is Here!

First of all, if you’re reading this, THANK YOU! Thank you for being here, for your time, and more importantly your support. I have so many dreams…

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