thrifted goodies – a S&P shaker collection

Hello friends!  Welcome to the next installment of thrifted goodies! Thrift store shopping is the perfect way to start a collection. Believe me it happens before you know it, and today I am sharing a vintage S&P shaker collection.

spring nesting tablescape

Spring evokes visions of newly formed nests with birds aflight. As the springtime sprints into summer this spring nesting tablescape holds on to those renewal and revitalizing vibes. Nests throughout the table says springtime!

12 salad recipe ideas

Hello friends! Do you love a good salad? During the summertime invariably menus turn to lighter fare. There’s nothing better than a fresh, crispy salad in my book. Here are 12 yummy different salad recipe ideas our family enjoys around here.

queen bee decor vignette in the vegetable garden

The United Nations designated May 20th as World Bee day. I kicked off the month honoring these great creatures {honoring the iconic bee symbol}. Today I am sharing a queen bee decor vignette in the vegetable garden to keep promoting the bee awareness.

how to style your home using baskets & blooms

There’s no denying baskets are a great addition to any space, but baskets with pretty blooms just makes me so happy. It immediately injects all those country, cottage, provincial quaint vibes, which are so simple yet add so much charm and interest. Let’s play with baskets and blooms today!

master primary bathroom remodel update

As promised. I am here to give you an update on our primary | master bathroom remodel progress. It is looking so good! I have to hold myself back from buying all the finishing styling details, but instead wait until it’s done and ready. Good things come to those who wait, right? Come on in and check out all the details of our bathroom remodel update.

honoring the iconic Bee symbol

Welcome May! Did you know there’s a National bee day in May? To raise awareness of the importance of pollinators, the threats they face and their contribution to sustainable development, the UN designated May 20th as World Bee Day. On that note, I’m kicking off the month of May sharing the iconic bee symbol for some Queen Bee goodness.

spring mantle styling with blue ball jars

Spring weather is finally in full stride around here, and it has me bursting with all the spring goodness I can bring inside and outside of my home. Today I am sharing how I brightened up my living room with a fun and easy blue Ball jar mantel styling.

thrifted goodies – a sweet etched vintage apothecary bottle

Hello friends! Welcome to the next installment of thrifted goodies! Today I am sharing a sweet, dainty etched apothecary bottle. Etching gets.me.every.single.time! This little bottle is all that on its own, but come look how it gets even better.

prepping and planting the vegetable garden for the season

All signs of spring have finally arrived here in Northern California. The rain has finally subsided, and we have started planting in the garden. One of our main projects at home every spring is to plant the vegetable garden. The veggies are settled into the raised planting beds and the vegetable garden area has been prepped and primed for enjoyment all season long.