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{photo credit—Canary Grey Photography}

Today is our third anniversary. My husband and I enjoyed a beautiful trip to Vail, Colorado this past weekend. I will be sharing a review of the town and the resort we stayed at from the perspective of parents (traveling with children) in the coming weeks. But today I wanted to share a quick DIY project. I’ve had a few readers ask about the blue letter “B” from Bodhi’s first birthday party above and wanted to share how we got it. I’m also over on Chic & Cheap Nursery today sharing the details of Bodhi’s first birthday party

Bodhi’s letter “B” was just a cardboard version from Joann Fabrics for all of $2.99 spray-painted with Valspar’s aqua paint.

If I were to do it again, I would use satin or flat paint. I just used the leftover paint from our spray painted mirror project. It’s super simple.

{via A Time For Everything blog}

I’m considering doing an alphabet wall like this in our playroom soon just using spray painted letters in different colors and sizes just to save time. My house to-do list and dream projects/diy project list is a mile long, so I do need to take a few shortcuts. :) What are you working on these days?