vintage thrifting – tips & tricks

Do you love to thrift shop? If you do, this post is for you. I love the thrill of the hunt and finding that awesome find! Like everything in life, having a strategy always helps, and here are some tips & tricks for thrifting.

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.

bookprint leaf garland DIY

This book print leaf garland DIY is the perfect back to school fall decor project. I’m sharing it from the archives today, since I am ready to dig it out and start sprinkling more fall decor goodness around the house.

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}.

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.