thrifted pewter goodies on a garden table design

Thrifting is a great treasure hunt if you enjoy the thrill of the hunt. I love to hunt for thrifted goodies for home goods, and pewter is one of those things that always catches my eye while thrift shopping. I set this garden tables cape with thrifted pewter pieces I have found along the way, and I love how all the pieces came together.

pretty perch in the garden

Fall is definitely in the air around here. Today I am sharing a pretty pumpkin perch in the garden with all the fall feels for some seasonal inspiration. This is from the archives, and I love all the autumnal vibes.

so many reasons to love lavender

In a nutshell lavender is beautiful and smells divine. I love using it in so many different ways around my home and garden. Lavender is not only pretty, but it is also useful with many healing properties. There are endless reasons to love lavender.

lavender honey posset recipe

Have you heard of a Posset? I hadn’t either. It’s a deliciously creamy dessert that is super simple to make, but looks more sophisticated than it is. Let me share with you this crazy easy, but super delicious lavender honey posset recipe.

how to build a livestock fence

Earlier in the summertime, Mister & Master M built a new fence around our vegetable garden in the backyard. It’s inspired by traditional livestock fences but with a bit of an edge and character. Here are all the details on how to build a livestock fence. You can do this too!

The Church Pew Bench

For those who have been here awhile, you have seen the vintage bench outside on my front porch.  For those who are new, let me introduce you to my Church pew bench {wink}.

front yard remodel updates

We recently added more plantings to our front yard landscaping. We inserted more structure to the overall front yard remodel design, and are excited to share the current design updates.

9 summertime salad ideas

During the summertime invariably menus turn to lighter fare. There’s nothing better than a fresh, crispy salad in my book. Here are 9 yummy different salad ideas our family enjoys throughout the summer.