springing into summer with a frame wreath

Remember the frame wreath in the dining room? I just updated it for all the late spring and early summer feels. A pretty basket with blooms decorates the summer frame wreath in the dining room now, adding a touch of summer cheeriness.

faux candle tip

Faux, battery operated candles tend to be a safer and lower maintenance option over real open flame candles. The problem is faux candles can be very “fake” looking. Let me show you a faux candle tip I used to jazz up some battery operated tapers.

garden party tablescape

Houseplants make me happy. In turn, using houseplants in this garden party tablescape makes for a happy table. Come see all the garden goodness that makes this table styling a happy table setting.

a great topiary mantel styling idea

Topiaries are a classic and charming way to add a decorating impact to your home. Today I am sharing our topiary mantel styling in the living room. Come see how this easy mantel-scape packs a stylish punch.

summer front porch blog hop

Our front porches are the first impressions to the world of our home. It’s all about curb appeal. Front porch styling is key to how guests feel about our homes before they even step inside.

burlap container gardening DIY

We all know burlap has been trending f.o.r.e.v.e.r now and I really like to marry it with natural elements so why not plants & flowers? Come see how to create some unique and fabulous containers for your plants in this burlap container gardening DIY.

floral cone bouquets DIY for May Day

We are enjoying spring goodness around here and I created some floral cone bouquets to welcome May Day in a couple of weeks.  I am super excited to share my floral cone bouquets DIY with you today. These floral cone bouquets are pretty simple to put together and are great for May Day, Mother’s DayContinue reading “floral cone bouquets DIY for May Day”

container gardening ideas & inspiration

I am a big fan of container gardening because I love the versatility, variety, and volume it offers without the huge, permanent commitment of landscape design.  Today I am sharing useful tips and thoughts for container gardening ideas and inspiration.