Do you garden? The previous owners of our home sure did and left us with an amazing crop of fresh fruit. So you could say that we were almost forced into gardening in the best possible way. Yearly we get fresh blackberries, cherries, peaches and apples. It. Is. Awesome. We get enough peaches from our… Continue reading Nothing like homegrown
So you all know I am finally decorating our master bedroom. I got some decor up but what I was really anxious to do was to find a new bed. And then I started looking. Ouch. 1. Headboards are expensive! 2. Plain, curved fabric headboards are hard to find! People. Not everyone loves tufted and… Continue reading DIY wins again!
Our little one turned one last month and big brother picked his birthday theme: Curious George. He picked the same theme for his own party in a month so I was game. Using the same decorations? Totally. (Apparently I didn’t take a picture of the dessert buffet decked out in all its sweet glory…whoops!). We… Continue reading A Curious George themed birthday
I love to borrow items; it makes no sense for all of us to have all of the items. But I also think if we use a certain item over and over, we have the space for it and it’s within our budget, it might be wise to invest in the item ourselves. In this… Continue reading Cupcake, please!
You guys. I am obsessed with this magnolia wreath I just made. After 3+ years of doing little short of nothing in our master bedroom decor-wise, I finally got my rear in gear. I sold all of our bedroom furniture and am starting fresh. I have done a few things (I will share those with… Continue reading It only took me 3 years.
You know the people that go out of their way to wrap their presents beautifully? I decided I wanted to be one of those people this year….but of course not spend a ton. Low and behold my challenge to use stuff around the house to dress up presents began. Using old Christmas decor was out… Continue reading Pretty Presents
I know this is NOT for everyone…some people do not have the time and a lot simply do not have the desire, but Jude has started eating solids so I’m dusting off my puree making skills. I make baby food for two reasons: I know exactly what is going in it and it is so… Continue reading Purees Galore