Window Treatment Upgrade with Blindsgalore

When we first moved into our home, I was short on time and money, so I literally bought some white fabric and draped it over a curtain rod on our closet window. Two years later, it was time to figure out a better solution. That…

Spring Kitchen Towels

There really isn’t an easier OR cheaper way to update your kitchen decor by bringing in a little seasonal flare with a new kitchen towel. Fun kitchen towels are a great way to inspire a decor refresh and provide you with a jumping off point….

Christmas Entry Decor

Yesterday I shared part of the front porch all decorated for Christmas with you, so today it makes sense to share the front entry. Looking out of our double front doors into the front yard: Nothing to see from the front doors but the woods….

Christmas Front Porch

Before my big Christmas Home Tour goes live on HomeBunch.com, I wanted to share what my front porch looks like right now! I’m slowly buying up planters, urns, and plants to provide a little interest to the porch. But it’s proving harder than I expected!…

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Living Room Tour

Our living room features a cathedral ceiling, cedar wrapped beams, and a floor to ceiling quartzite fireplace. The orb chandelier was, suprisingly, a must have- of my husband’s! I will list as many sources as I can at the end of the post!   SOURCES:…

Breakfast Nook Tour

Just off the kitchen, on the other side of the kitchen peninsula is the breakfast nook. We wanted large, but affordable windows and these were the largest our window company could get us in the space of a couple weeks. SOURCES: •The table was purchased…

Bedroom Resources

One of the questions I get asked the most on social media is “Where did you get that bed?” The quick answer is Joss & Main. The more detailed answer- and the one that will save you some time if you’re looking for the exact…

Fall Home Tour Part 2

There are just a few more spaces in our home that are decorated (very simply) for fall. I showed most of the kitchen in part one of my fall home tour: On the other side of the kitchen, there is normally a very simple centerpiece…

Fall Home Tour Part 1

Despite the fact that it was 95 degrees outside last weekend, I got started on decorating my home for fall. I assessed what I had in storage and picked up a few more pumpkins on a Target run. Three times. Darn you, Target! Darn. You….

Music Room Design

Instead of utilizing a room at the front of our home as a formal dining room, we decided to make it a music room for our daughter. While we love to hear her play the piano (and she does it beautifully), sometimes her practice time…

4th of July 2016 Decor

Not knowing what our Independence Day plans were going to be this year, I just did a really quick and easy 5 minutes of decorating for the 4th of July this year. Nothing too wild.  I still have some bunting to put up outside so…

Wood Bench

So this little wood bench looks just like a church pew, right? That’s what I thought it was when I spotted it on craigslist years ago. Turns out, it was from an old Dairy Queen!  When I called the gentleman who had this listed on…

Colorful Tween Girl Bedroom Sneak Peek

My daughter has always been obsessed with pink, but lately she has been broadening her color horizons and is branching out with more fun colors. She no longer wanted her “fancy Parisian” themed bedroom. She wanted colorful. She wanted to simplify. So we’ve been working…

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Hostess With the Mostess Tip #1

Hostess tip: I like to leave some mouth wash out on the guest bathroom or powder room counter for guests to swish if they’re feeling less than fresh after indulging in a big lunch or dinner. I decant the mouth wash into an oil dispenser,…

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Clothes Pin Wreath

After coming up with the idea to make a clothes pin wreath for my laundry room, and then realizing it probably wasn’t an original idea, I set about to look at troll a few blogs after doing a google search. And sure enough, its been done. By…