Courtney West

of Our Alabama Life


Courtney West
Courtney is an Alabama native who lives with her husband, Justin, and three children. Librarian by day and blogger by night, you can find her at OurAlabamaLife.com. Her blog covers a random slew of people and events that tell the story of her life in the south.

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DIY Farmhouse Table

This rustic farmhouse table is a DIY project you can complete in a weekend, and it’s a fabulous way to add some farmhouse charm to your home. Courtney West, of Our Alabama Life, completed this project for her home and shares the step-by-step tutorial. DIY Farmhouse Table We are right in the middle of building our […]
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DIY Baby Gate with a Rustic Flair

Your average store-bought baby gate might be functional, but it’s probably not particularly attractive. This DIY baby gate, on the other hand, looks great while it keeps the little ones safe. Courtney West of Our Alabama Life built the rustic, barn door style baby gate using fencing boards. She shows us how she made it in this step-by-step […]
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How to Create a Concrete Table Top for Your Patio Table

It’s quite common to replace the top of a patio table. Less common is creating a concrete table top for replacement. It’s pretty easy to do, though, and you’ll have a durable and attractive top for your patio table. Courtney West, of the blog Our Alabama Life, has the tutorial. Just follow the step-by-step instructions to create […]
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