{Tutorial} Personalized Envelope Pillow

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I hope you had a wonderful long weekend!  Mine was filled with BBQs, relaxation, spending time with family, and remembering those who have fought and are fighting for our country!  How did you spend this holiday weekend? Now let me share with you, what I've been up to..... Using my favorite … [Read more...]

Saturday Spotlight #14


Welcome to the 14th edition of Saturday Spotlight! Mother Nature has not had a good week.  From North to South, East to West, there have been storms all over.  Through blogging you "virtually" meet so many people from all parts of the country, and I'm sure someone you know has had to deal with … [Read more...]

Stenciling: An Inexpensive and Stylish Alternative to Wallpaper

Stenciling_Not Just a Housewife

Wallpaper has gone in and out of style like bell bottoms...in the 60s/70s it was 'in' style, then by the 80s it was being ripped off the walls, and now over the past decade it's totally back (any much more updated).  But sometimes you still don't want the commitment of wallpaper or the hassle of … [Read more...]

A Favorite Show to Watch: Sarah’s House

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Have you ever heard of or watched Sarah's House? It's one of my favorite DIY home shows on HGTV Host, Sarah Richardson, is an incredibly talented Interior Designer.  Along with her sarcasm and funny personality, the show is quite engaging to watch. While sticking to a budget and a time … [Read more...]

Saturday Spotlight # 13


Welcome to the 13th edition of Saturday Spotlight! We hope you had a fabulous week filled with lots of creative projects....SO let's see it ~ This linky party hosted by Jenna of SAS Interiors and Jenn of Green Door Designs is fun and unique! Link up your project ONCE and it's showcased on TWO … [Read more...]

What’s Hotter than Honeysuckle?

Coral Colored Outdoors

Coral is smashing for summer! Coral is chic. Coral is casual. Coral eludes sophistication. It's such a cheerful color and is a great representation of happiness and joy. Coral is beautiful in a pattern or elegant as a solid. Coral is such a versatile hue, and when paired correctly, … [Read more...]

DIY: Drop Cloth Table Runner

Drop Cloth Table Runner

Lately I’ve been a wee-bit obsessed with drop cloths…not the ugly blue kind, but the pretty and fabulous heavy beige version.  I’ve basically gone drop cloth MAD - - everything in my house is being transformed with drop cloths.  (I may need drop cloth therapy in a few weeks, but for now, I’m … [Read more...]

Paint Series Roundup!

Paint Tips & Techniques

I hope you had a fabulous weekend.  I was quite the busy bee over the last two days and can't wait to share the MANY projects that I've been working on! Before that though, I thought a recap of last week's Paint Series was a must. At some point throughout your life, I am sure you picked up a … [Read more...]