My favorite Christmas picture books
There are lots of things that I spend too much money on (like cutting boards and perfume scented pearled radiant pink tampons). But the one thing that I collect with gumption and dolla dolla bills, and make no apologies for, is Christmas picture books. I’m a big fan of traditions but my tradition to buy …Read More
Clint’s masculine office makeover!
Praise the gods of makeovers and thank the heavens that Clint’s masculine office makeover is complete! This has been a looonnnggg time coming. Right when you enter our home the first thing you see is this bright room to the left. For the first 2 years of us living here that room acted as a …Read More
Holiday crate gift box craft with Home Depot
Full disclosure, the inside of my house has been decorated for Christmas since the first week of November, but I like to keep my crazy hidden a little bit so my porch was all fall until December 1st. But when December 1st hit, the pumpkins were tossed and it was Christmas holiday porch time. I …Read More
A styled holiday feast!
This time of year is so festive and fun that I can hardly contain myself as we pass the Christmas dishes at Target. I let out a little giggle of happiness when I see chunky scarves styled with flannel on Pinterest because it means that it is cool enough to wear scarves! It’s the little …Read More
A Dining Room Wall Makeover – how to do tongue and groove
My dining room is the main transitional area in our home. With our open floor plan, that I love very much, the dining room is really only defined as such because that is where my white-washed table hangs out. The space serves as a transition area between the living room and kitchen and a transitional …Read More
My office plants!
First, “I’m so fancy”. That’s what my mug says and I’m sure it is talking to my office. Because folks, my office is starting to look soooooo fancy. I put sweat and blood into this room (but mostly a lot of sweat) and it’s just about perfect. The new return-air vent treatment is looking more …Read More
Wire star art!
It’s a holiday (Happy Memorial Day! by the way) so I will just pop in real quick, say hello, give you a DIY idea, and be on my merry little way! We are now officially entering the sandal-wearing, sun-soaking, Popsicle stain summer days of the year. I’m so happy it finally came! As a mom …Read More
DIY Unicorn Bust
Images by Sam of Pierson Photo Company and me! My enthusiasm for interior design is broad. In a style diagnostic, my preferences ranged from whimsical farmhouse to bohemian mid century modern. If you can pin point what that looks like, you are welcome to come to my home and make all my difficult design decisions …Read More
Our Patio Makeover Reveal with Home Depot
Okay you guys…Home Depot and I are a match made in Heaven. I’m the kind of crazy neighbor who is out rolling giant rocks across her yard all in the name of DIY landscaping, and Home Depot totally gets me. They are my go-to source for all indoor and outdoor projects, so I was absolutely …Read More
5 Tips for a More Organized Family!
I cannot emphasize enough how often complete chaos takes over my home and life (not the best start for a post about organization huh?). Picture plates from breakfast and lunch on the floor, our dog running around like crazy, and drying laundry strewed across my bannister. This is a norm for my house. But the …Read More