An Unexpected Addition…………to my Home

I am over the moon excited about this beautiful sideboard we just added to the dining room. An unexpected addition……..to our home, ha ha, gifted to me by my sweet daughter and son-in-law. Does she know my style better than I do, I don’t know, but this piece took my dining room to the next…

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#simplefloralfridays

Its that time again, popping to share Week 3 of #simplefloralfridays I collaborated with Afloral for all my floral needs, and I am popping in every week for at least 6-weeks in a row, to share a simple design, that anyone can create, no talent required. If you are stopping in for the first time,…

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A Spring & Summer Lunch

Just popping in quickly to share a little something. I am sure you are like me, in that I eat a little lighter in the warmer months. Bring on the corn on the cob, big, fat, juicy, watermelons, grilled chicken, and tons of fruits and veggies. Even cheese and crackers makes a quick and easy…

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Painting an Island Top-Faux Marble

Popping in today to share a really special makeover. I have had this Kitchen Island for just about as long as we have been in this house, so twentyish years. It weighs a ton, and is rock solid, it was white for 19 of those years. It was covered with a funky kind of paint/plastic…

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#simplefloralfridays

Here we are Week 2 of #simplefloralfridays ┬áLast week I shared he simplest of simple, by adding a single stem to a favorite bottle, and it made all the difference to the top of my kitchen hutch, be sure to check that out HERE. I am SUPER excited that Afloral has sponsored me, so of…

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#simplefloralfridays

If you are stopping by the Blog for the first time, welcome. I have partnered with Afloral and I will be popping in every Friday for at least the next 6 weeks to share a simple floral arrangement that anyone can do, if you have the right materials and right container. No talent required. The…

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Mixing Styles for a Fresh Take

Hello sweet friends, I thought I would pop in quickly and share a little room refresh, and I do mean little. I recently fell back in love with all things Bohemian. You see, I lived back in the 70’s, so these macrame wall hangings and plant hangers are something old that is back in style…

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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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A Little Bedroom Refresh-Phase One

Okay, if you have been around my Instagram at all lately, then you already know that I was working in my bedroom for a couple of months, giving it a bit of a Facelift, actually just adding in all the pretty things. Last fall I painted my bedroom white, though I still have that gray…

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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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