I wanted to share our thanksgiving table setting that I put together for under $20. Actually, I only spent $10 at the dollar store today to complete the look. I had most of these things already at home. I've been admiring everyone's gorgeous fall themed table settings online. You all have so many beautiful ideas. … Continue reading Thanksgiving Table Setting
I won a photo shoot from Karen at Reflections of Life Photography for participating in her #thepresentmama challenge. I'm so excited! Having our photos taken by Karen was on my goal / wish list of things to accomplish one day. All of her photos are so gorgeous, & I love her style so much. Prepping … Continue reading Prepping for our fall family photo shoot.
Yes! It's finally done and I love it! I wanted it to be grungy and old-looking. I really like how it turned out but I think I may add in some chippies and crackles too. I shared the before and after it had been painted and the progress I had made. It sat half done … Continue reading China Cabinet Completed.
Well, it's officially Fall now! I'm excited to get to decorating and will hopefully get a bunch of DIY projects done this year! These cute little Burlap Pumpkins were a project from last Fall and I wasn't a big fan of these when I made them, but since pulling out the Fall decor, I actually … Continue reading DIY Rustic Burlap Pumpkins
I've officially started decorating for fall and realized I'm going to have to go shopping. 🙈 We need more pumpkins! I'd love to have a pile o' pumpkins as the centerpiece at our dining table. I wanted to start with setting our new table. If you've been following along on social media, then you've probably … Continue reading Fall Table – beginnings of decorating for the season.
Today I wanted to share my little inspirational office space. It's in the corner of our dining room because that's the only spot I can fit it here in our rental but I hope to have a real office one day. I've changed around this space so many times. At one point I didn't have … Continue reading Creating an Inspirational Work Space.
This may seem like no big deal to those of you that bake, but to me, it's a HUGE deal. I don't bake. I'm terrible at baking. I can bake all of two things successfully; shortbread cookies and Yorkshire pudding.. BUT, I've been saying for a while now that I really would like to learn … Continue reading Easy and Delicious Apple Crisp Recipe
I entered my recently painted Rae Dunn Display into Country Chic Paint's August challenge! Voting opened today! I'd love it if you could take a moment to vote for our china cabinet! 🌸 It's not quite finished yet but this has been a summer long project & I'm loving how it's coming along so far. … Continue reading I entered my china cabinet in Country Chic Paint’s monthly challenge!
This table project was a bit of a learning experience for me. I haven't done many tables and I made a big mistake on this one that took lots of time and patience to fix. I think it's important to not just share our projects that turn out great but to also share when we … Continue reading Furniture Makeover – My Big Mess Up. Before & After Table Project.