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. 

casual farmhouse dining tablescape

Do you love to entertain, and set a pretty table, and have loved ones over to laugh the night away? Setting a casual farmhouse dining tablescape is the perfect way to set the stage for a relaxed and fabulous evening with friends and family.

a new dutch door front entry

I am so pleased to share our new front door today. We replaced our traditional front door with a new Dutch door for our front entry. Here are all the details and why we chose a Dutch door style for our entry way.

A basic organizational system for your home

Today I am revisiting our home organizational plan, which keeps our home humming and minimizes our stress level. The key to this basic organizational system for your home is developing a Control Journal with all the details.

health – my one little word for 2022

Do you make new year’s resolutions? Do you stick to them? Or do they quietly go away & fall off a cliff somewhere along the year’s journey? That was my experience year after year! Consequently, years ago, I decided to choose a word to focus on based on Ali Edwards OLW project {this was during my scrapbooking days}. This year my word is health.

how to decorate for fall using PEARs

I love using organic elements to decorate regardless of the season and in the fall, pears always come to the forefront for me. Today we share decor ideas using pear motifs gin different mediums. These wooden pears are a recent find at a local decor store and I was smitten from the start. I walkedContinue reading “how to decorate for fall using PEARs”

5 DIY garland, banners & swag for Fall

How is your fall decorating going? Have you started? Are you done? Lol. I am actually waiting for some real pumpkins to start popping up in my area to really get in the mood since it’s still oppressively hot in northern California. In the meantime I thought I would share some DIY projects to addContinue reading “5 DIY garland, banners & swag for Fall”

cloche seashell tablescape

Today we are sharing a late summer table scape straddling the end of summer and also looking forward towards the quickly approaching Fall season. Summer is winding down in late August so this table includes summer vibes set outdoors with seashells, but also includes some small nods towards Fall which is fast approaching with moodyContinue reading “cloche seashell tablescape”