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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#crazymirrorlove

Am I alone with this #crazymirrorlove I have!!! I have been collecting mirrors, mostly vintage for as long as I can remember, 30 plus years. Even my husband, who knows I have piles of them, sees one and says “hey, heres a pretty mirror, do you want it?” I don’t know how, but I always…

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Painted Furniture Issues and how I fixed it.

I have this round oak table, that we picked up about three summers ago for $50. it had seen some better days, I think maybe it spent the last 10 years or so of its life stored in a basement or garage, it was rough. I painted the table white awhile back with chalk paint,…

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My Very First Antique-and how it happened!

This is a story about a girl who had only ever shopped retail, turned Antique Furniture collector. There was a day about thirty years ago, that everything I owned came from the Department Store, its all I knew. If you needed furniture, you went to the furniture store, right? Well little did I know, about…

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A Holiday Tour of the Dining Room 2016

So much time is spent in the dining room that I really like to make it a special place to be, during the holiday season, however not over decorated. Though I do enjoy a full and cozy home at the holidays I prefer to restrain myself just a tad bit more in here, than the…

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A Little Refresh in the Dining Room

Though I have loved and enjoyed my grey walls in the dining room, which are Cathedral Stone from Lowes, my eye just seems to want to see white right now. I am defiantly leaning toward lighter, brighter, cooler, icy colors, in the last couple of years. Since I was going to be purchasing the paint for…

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A Little Chit Chat about {MY HOME}-a perpetual work in progress :)

Isn’t life grand. I am constantly scouring antique and vintage shops, yard sales and flea markets, and so I am continually bringing new pieces into my home and moving something out of the way to make room for something new, and trust me after 30 years of marriage that’s a lot of moving things around,…

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An Easy Summer Table Scape

Just stopping in quick to share an easy Summer table scape, using what you have. Believe it not, since its just me and my husband anymore, we eat out or in the family most nights. So my table just kind of sits there. Plus since its kind of messed up from 20 plus coats of paint which were…

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