May in Review

red white and blue front porch

I think with the hustle and bustle of the last few weeks of school, May got away from me. But at least I did get some projects completed… Well in case you’re new here or you missed something, here’s APRIL IN REVIEW! Vintage Flowered Calligraphy Quote Printable Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Pineapple Tacos Red, White […]

Random Ramblings: Graduation

kindergarten graduate

It’s official. My baby graduated from Kindergarten. Let’s please take a moment of silence while I weep silently in the corner with my bowl of ice cream… Seems like just a few days ago we were here… at the first day of school. Now if I was smart or prepared like all of these other […]

Happy Memorial Day!


I wish you and your family a peaceful Memorial Day.  I’m taking the extended weekend off to spend some quality time with my family. I hope you get to do the same! A special thank you to ALL of the service men & women that protect my freedoms. Just click to enlarge and save to your […]

Unexpected Pop of Color: Kitchen Cabinets

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I love white cabinets. I really do. We painted our old kitchen cabinets white and it completely transformed the space, like shockingly different. I also painted my mom’s kitchen cabinets white and it refreshed the room. Then of course we chose white cabinets in our new house as well. But if I didn’t redesign every room in my home after a […]

Backyard Patio Makeover

backyard stamped patio outdoor pillows

Well a couple weeks ago I showed you our new stamped concrete patios and then our DIY fire pit, but now it’s time to see the entire back patio makeover, complete with furniture, flowers and a bit of color… Since we have two patios with the way our house sits on the land, this lower […]

Living Room Mood Boards + Kalaty Rug GIVEAWAY!

blue living room mood board

THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED. This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kalaty Rug for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The hardest little room in my entire house to decorate? The living room. Here’s the thing… it’s the first room you see when you enter through the front door. It’s also pretty […]