A Little Potting Shed

A Little Potting Shed
As a little girl, I absolutely loved going to my Grandma’s house. Our favorite movie to watch together was The Secret Garden. The magic in the mystery of the beautiful gardens wowed me. My Grandma had a beautiful little secret garden of her own. Well, it wasn’t really a secret. She had created the most ...

Dining Room “Shelf”

Dining Room “Shelf”
I’ve officially declared myself the queen of DIY A.D.D. I know a lot of you relate to this. Monday morning I wrote my to do list. It was 28 items long. And no where on that list was there anything about building a new shelf for my Dining Room. Nowhere. I was neck-deep in farm ...

Announcing Shop Changes

It’s incredibly important to me to shop small and support small businesses. Like super duper important. I live in a small town (of 700) that is surrounded by other small towns – all of which – are full of mom and pop shops. These shops are not only cute and fun to check out, but ...

Edit Your Home Photos in 5 Simple Steps

Edit Your Home Photos in 5 Simple Steps
My house has a ton of natural light with all of its enormous windows, so taking photos is typically pretty easy….however, I still have dark corners and areas that require some photo shop work to brighten them up and make them look a little more “professional”. I thought I’d share how I edit the photos ...

Make Your Home Unique!

Make Your Home Unique!
Hopefully this post doesn’t rub anyone wrong. I only want you all rubbed right. Inappropriate? Probably. Funny? Definitely. My intentions are not to knock anyone’s décor style. Not at all. I am just incredibly passionate about the contents of this post. There’s your disclaimer. 🙂 Originality is extremely important to me. In my blog posts, ...

Guest Bedroom Facelift

Guest Bedroom Facelift
I think I’m sick. Or crazy. I don’t know. In the midst of our kitchen reno (which feels like it has taken over my house and my life for the last couple months), the new formal living room that I just finished, my son’s room remodel…….I thought “HEY!!! I should give the guest room a little ...

Kitchen Towel Pillows

Kitchen Towel Pillows
I’m pretty sure that one of the prerequisites of being a home design blogger is you must be obsessed with throw pillows. Everyone that I follow in blogger world seems to share my obsession and it’s a magical magical thing. Last summer, my Mom taught me to sew (just simple basic straight line sewing…..I’m no ...

$20 Thrift Store Challenge – March

$20 Thrift Store Challenge – March
Last month I took twenty bucks to the thrift store and challenged myself to see how much stuff I could get. It was way fun. Click here to go see that post if you missed it. It was SO much fun, I decided to make it a monthly thing for the ol’ blog here. I’ve always ...