Artificial Succulent Plants and How to Decorate With Them

Have you thought about decorating with artificial succulent plants? As much as I love my gardens outside, I do not have a lot of luck growing succulents inside. My husband jokes that I am the only person he knows that has killed an aloe plant. He’s not kidding. I love the way that succulents look. […]

How to Choose the Best Hardwood Kitchen Table Set

Now that my remodeling is almost done, it’s time to add a hardwood kitchen table set. If you’ve been following my Instagram account lately, you’ve probably noticed that we’re remodeling the kitchen. We took out the floor, cupboards, counters, and replaced two walls. It’s been a huge process that will take about a month before […]

Natural Fall Decorating Ideas for the Door

This post is sponsored by Flonase® Allergy Relief We don’t do a lot of fall decorating, but I do like to make our front door festive for visitors. Since we’ve been downsizing, I didn’t want to buy Halloween decorations that would go back in a box after the season was over. Instead, I decided to […]

Upcycled T Shirt Quilt

As I declutter my home, I am realizing just how many things I’ve saved as memories from when the kids were little. I have teeth they’ve lost, old Halloween costumes I made for them, pictures they drew for me at school and t-shirts from sports teams, scouting and camp.  As I gather all of these […]

Top 10 Must Have Dorm Essentials

This article is sponsored by Kleenex + Walmart. I know, it’s hard to believe that summer is almost over. It seems like only yesterday that I was looking forward to a break from the day to day rush of school. Unfortunately, the kids will be going back to school in just a few weeks and […]

Home Office Ideas in Small Spaces

This is a sponsored post. I love working at home but it has challenges too. Some days I fantasize about having an office with lots of space and a door … that locks. Until I do, I have had to be creative when looking for home office ideas in small spaces. My home office is […]

Updating Our Style with Sauder Woodworking Co.

When I was first married, we decorated our home in what you would probably call thrift store style. Our furniture was a combination of pieces we found at thrift stores and hand me downs from relatives and friends. Now that we have been married for a while and the children are old enough to know […]

10 Tips to Update Your Kitchen

Disclosure: Compensation for this post on tips to update your kitchen was provided by Delta via Glam Media.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Delta. So you may remember that I told you in my post last month that I’ll be upgrading […]

Decorating with Burlap – Make a Centerpiece

This post on decorating with burlap is part of a sponsored David Tutera Casual Elegance campaign. All opinions are mine and mine alone. I love the look of country decor in my home and I like expressing myself through the way I decorate. I cannot go out and buy new curtains, pillows and rugs whenever I […]

Simple Home Decorating Ideas – Framed Button Art

I’m always looking for simple home decorating ideas because I enjoy doing projects around the house.  We live in an 1865 farmhouse that we have been slowing fixing up and decorating for the past fifteen years. My home has always been a work in progress and that is fine by me.  I love working on […]