I’ve been wanting a pretty wreath for my front door, but the prices are often dauntingly high. There’s also the problem that I’m not a huge fan of fake flowers. They so often scream tacky/funeral arrangement/old lady with plastic furniture covers, at least to me. I have flashbacks to a house I used to pass … Read morePretty in Pink Summer Wreath!
As promised, today I’m bringing you instructions for how to make your own USA patriotic pillow as featured in my Fabulous Fourth Table Setting. This is a quick and simple project, you could easily make several to toss around as accents at your 4th of July festivities. I used a plain denim tote bag as … Read moreQuick & Easy Patriotic Pillow
I decided to do a test run of my table setting for the Fourth of July. I thought I’d challenge myself by just gathering things from around the house to fit the theme instead of rushing out to buy more stuff. Sometimes I feel like I’m drowning in belongings, even while being grateful for the … Read moreFabulous Fourth Of July Table
Fresh flowers are one of my passions in life. They make me feel like a decadently pampered Victorian lady, surrounded by boisterous bouquets, stunning stems and divinely scented nosegays. My dream is to one day have entire fields teeming with a wild array of blooms, ready to be snipped at a moments notice. Or perhaps … Read moreCreate Your Own Romantic Floral Topiary
**This post contains affiliate links and I may be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking. My favorite thing about ModCloth is the way every item seems hand chosen to make you feel like a glamourpuss. From the clothes to the jewelry right down to every tiny home accessory, when I look at their … Read moreMust-Have Mother’s Day Gifts From ModCloth!
I’ve been wanting to do something to display these sparkling pink crystal-cut glass drawer pulls since I found them. I’d love to refinish a dresser or cabinet with them, but they don’t currently fit my decor. I decided adding them to a sweet floral bouquet would be a unique and unexpected touch. I used magazine … Read moreBejeweled Bouquet
I received this ornament at no cost from the sweet team at Love, Hallmark, but I can promise that all bubbling enthusiasm and random squeeing are purely my own. And I can say that with conviction because I’m a Peanuts-loving maniac from way back. It’s actually a running joke in my family that I’m one … Read moreSnoopy’s The Flying Ace 2015 Hallmark Ornament Giveaway
With a house full of growing young girls, I’m always on the lookout for nutritious ways to improve our eating habits and replace empty calories. I’ve seen a few In The Raw products advertised, but never tried them, so I was definitely curious to check out Monk Fruit in The Raw. According to my … Read moreWatermelon Fruit Bowls with Monk Fruit In The Raw
I love candles so much. I’m not sure why– I suppose nothing quite compares to the soft, cozy glow and lovely ambiance of candlelight. However, having a house full of playful, curious kids and pets has made safety a serious concern. I can only use real candles on the lofty reaches of the fireplace mantel … Read moreLED Ivory Pillar Candles with Remote
**This is a sponsored post. I have received free products to help facilitate my review but all opinions are my own. I love impromptu summer picnics, late in the afternoon when the sun isn’t so harsh, under the rustling shade of tall trees. I usually just grab whatever throw blanket is handy- and then of … Read moreExtra Large Picnic Blanket