IKEA Hack – Chalkboard Easel

April 23, 2014 by 3 Comments

We have had this IKEA chalkboard for years!  Just under $15, I’ve always been impressed by the quality.  My kids are using it less and less so I decided to put it to use this summer when entertaining in the backyard — to direct guests …continue reading

VERY Simple Indoor Gardening

April 22, 2014 by 5 Comments

Succulents and Mason Jars are two of my FAVORITE things!  Succulents – because they are some of the easiest houseplants.  And Mason Jars – because the uses are endless.  Combine the two and you get VERY Simple Indoor Gardening that is real CUTE!  These are …continue reading

Easter Sunday – Share Your Creativity

April 19, 2014 by 16 Comments

Welcome to Share Your Creativity Party • No. 110.  Happy Easter Sunday!!!  “But it was our sins that did that to him. That ripped and tore and crushed him — our sins!  He took the punishment and that is what made us whole. Through his bruises …continue reading

Tiny Stylish Studio – House Tour

April 18, 2014 by 4 Comments

Ready for another Dreamy Dwelling Home Tour!?!  Jana Bek is an interior designer who specializes in E-design, ultra affordable interior design done through Facetime, phone, & email correspondence. She started in product development in fashion at Macy’s & Henri Bendel; she enjoyed it but wanted …continue reading

Easter Banners and Decor

April 17, 2014 by 4 Comments

I totally LOVE Easter.  I love seeing the flowers begin to bloom and the green blades of grass peeking through the straw-like winter grass.  I love Easter Banners and Decor.  I love warm days and cool nights.  I love that Easter this year is towards the …continue reading

Someone Has New Patio Furniture

April 16, 2014 by 11 Comments

My old patio furniture was beginning to fall apart — I had used it for ten years!  Knowing my goal of updating the kitchen, Stud didn’t quite get my urgency for buying new patio furniture, but when my mom and I found this set, he …continue reading

Master Bath Update and Win a $500 Visa Gift Card

April 14, 2014 by 51 Comments

This post brought to you by Integrity Windows and Doors . All opinions are 100% mine. I’m always working on something around the house.  After painting the master bedroom, we moved into the master bath, toning down the walls with Gray Owl Paint, this time …continue reading

Where Feet May Fail – Share Your Creativity Party

April 12, 2014 by 14 Comments

Welcome to Share Your Creativity Party • No. 109.   I prefer the simple road, the easy life.  As I made the unexpected flight to see my mom before she passed, I pleaded for hours that God wouldn’t take me deeper, I didn’t think life could …continue reading

Modern Rancher House Tour

April 11, 2014 by 8 Comments

Ready for another Dreamy Dwelling Home Tour!?!  This house was shared with me by one of my forever besties and as soon as I saw it I knew I had to share it with you!!!  I spent several years in a rancher and totally loved making …continue reading

My Backyard Oasis

April 10, 2014 by 16 Comments

We have lived in our new-to-us traditional home for eight months now!!!  I love it all so much (such a blessing), but after living in a busy neighborhood in a major city, I think my favorite feature is this beautiful backyard!  I’m amazed by how …continue reading

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