A New Faux Fireplace Facade

Just popping in quick with a room update. When we sent out on our journey to remodel our Family Room, two Summers ago now, my plan was to remove the radiator and replace it with baseboard heat, and a gas Fireplace. Of course my plans don’t always work out, and this case, I didn’t get…

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A New-Old Bed and a few Tweaks for my Bedroom

The truth is, I love white Walls and Neutral decor for a couple reasons; my eye wants to see it, and with very little effort it can all look very different, in an instant, and I love change. It was in the plan to buy a new bed this year, and I knew which one…

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Transitional Decor-before and after the Holidays

I always find myself craving Christmas very early, its just in my blood. I know it makes a lot of people crazy, but please forgive me, I love this time of year, and plan for it starting November-December for the coming year, so I am always a little anxious to get to it. I believe…

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Vintage Inspired Fall Decor

Well, there is finally a chill in the air, we are planning to go on a Hayride, and Pumpkins are finally in abundance. Is it just me and my area, or were Pumpkins super late this year? Anyway…..time to decorate for Fall. I have joined up with five other women to bring you a unique…

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A More Cohesive Look & Feel For the Dining Room

Does anyone else have that list of projects that you almost can’t bare to consider. You know the ones you want done, but dread the work involved, or the mess it will cause. If only I could go away on vacation, leave a list for someone of all those projects, just the ones, I know…

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Preparing the House for the Holiday Season, Throughout the Year

It might seem a little nutty, to some, maybe even most, but I am of the mindset to always be preparing for the next big thing. I am big on time management, and have always packed way to many things into one day. Now that am getting older, I am realizing that I maybe need…

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I’m Struggling……….with Things

Wow, what a title, right? But the truth is just that. I am in one of those transition periods that decorators go through. I am just slightly tweaking my look. I am still loving all the same things, styles, and design. However, suddenly everything looks cluttered to me, how much is too much, how little…

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Adding Candlelight for the Fall and anytime.

Whenever I can, I add in the flicker of a burning candle. I truly cannot get enough. I love how the dancing flicker of the flame looks, and the aroma of the scent makes the home just feel so good. I burn candles all year, but starting in the Fall through the Christmas Holidays, I…

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Painting the Kitchen Floor

Yes, I said it, I am painting the hardwood floor in my kitchen. Why would someone paint there hardwood floors, is probably the thought going through your mind right now???? But think about it, they doit all over Europe, its very common, and I don’t know about you, but I drool all over, all of…

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Cutting Hydrangeas to Dry

I can only speak to what works here on the East Coast. I have been cutting Hydrangeas in the early Fall to dry for many, many years. There is really no trick to it, simply use September 15th as the guideline for cutting. You can tell because the flowers actually change color much like a…

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