• Charcuterie Board

    Last night we had about 25 people over for the spring kick-off of my husband’s bicycling group. They ride every Tuesday night (weather permitting). I don’t bike, but I love to cook and join the group for dinner after the ride sometimes. We have had the spring kick-off at our house the past couple of… VIEW the POST

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    Charcuterie Board
  • Curly Willow Heart Wreath

    I was walking in my backyard today and noticed my curly willow was getting long and needed a trim. So I decided to make a curly willow heart wreath for our Valentine’s Day decor! First I cut a huge bundle of branches that were 3 to 4 feet long. No leaves have budded out yet… VIEW the POST

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    Curly Willow Heart Wreath
  • Candied Pecans

    When the holidays roll around, I always make several batches of these candied pecans.  They make great snacks, I like to put them on my charcuterie boards and I put them in salads too!  They are so simple to make! First, preheat the oven to 300°F.  Then Line a large baking sheet with aluminum foil… VIEW the POST

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    Candied Pecans
  • Microwave Pressed Flowers

    A week or so ago I bought some fresh flowers to use as centerpieces on our dining table when we had guests over.  Now they are at the end of their life and instead of throwing them away I decided to try making pressed flowers with the microwave.  I had seen others do this and… VIEW the POST

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    Microwave Pressed Flowers
  • Powder Room Mosaic Wall

    When we built our house over 20 years ago we chose a pedestal sink for the powder room.  But we never put any kind of backsplash behind the sink so the wall was constantly getting splashed.  I had been wanting to do a mosaic somewhere and this seemed like the perfect place.  I had also… VIEW the POST

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    Powder Room Mosaic Wall

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About Kellie

I’m Kellie, owner of The Teal Butterfly, which launched in 2013. I am a wife, mother of a grown son, paint lover, DIY enthusiast, and curator of vintage.  My husband, Dennis, helps me fix and haul furniture, and is the muscle and know-how behind our home projects.  Follow along as we create, paint, cook, complete our home updates and hunt for vintage finds.

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My Locations

THE PAINTED SOFA
1331 Union Ave
Kansas City, MO 64101
816-474-8832

and

PAINTED TREE BOUTIQUES
8500 W 135th St
Overland Park, KS 66223
844-762-3342

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