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Living room updates + new rug

It’s been a while since I have showed you our living room and I have been working on making a few updates and changes before the fall and Christmas decorating season is upon us.  I’m calling this my pre-fall mantel     But first let’s go back and see how far it’s come in the […]

DIY Wood Planter Box

How to make a DIY wood planter box to fill with flowers and hold a tiki torch. It is full-on summer here and since we are pretty much just staycationing at home this year I have been focusing on finally furnishing and fixing up our pool deck area.  We have lived in this house for […]

Patriotic mantel and summer home tour

How to add simple patriotic touches to your home for the summer in classic farmhouse style.  So excited to share my patriotic mantel and mini home tour with you today!   I wasn’t sure I was going to decorate for the 4th this year except for maybe some little flags stuck in pots outside and maybe […]

15+ DIY projects you can easily build for your home

You know I have a huge love for building things for your home, so today I rounded up 15+ easy DIY projects YOU can easily build for your home.  From organizing projects, outdoor projects, gifts and more  – so many things you can easily build.  This is such a creative DIY book storage idea by […]

Patriotic Summer Front Door Basket

Sharing an easy way to add patriotic touches to a front door basket filled with greenery. I am busy adding some patriotic and summer touches to my home starting with the front door!  I hadn’t changed anything on our front porch since I got it cleaned up and decorated for spring but was wanting to […]

Summer outdoor spaces tour

Hello and welcome to the Summer Outdoor Spaces Blog Hop hosted by AnnMarie & Anne from Simply2Moms! If you’re visiting from Brittany at The Modern Juggle, or if you just happened to stop by, I’m so glad you’re here!  You are going to find tons of inspiration to turn your outdoor spaces staycation ready this […]

DIY Potting Bench – Build it Cheaper than Buying it

“My mommy built this!”  As I was taking pictures she wanted to hop in and do a “video” and that’s what she said. I LOVE my newest build – a DIY potting bench!  Every time I build something I honestly fall in love with building furniture from scratch more and more – can’t wait to […]

Spring front porch refreshed with spray paint

Excited to share my spring front porch with you today!  We have been spending SO much time outside this spring since we have been staying home and as a bonus we have had the most beautiful spring I can remember.  I love my front porch and this little swing area is my favorite spot.  So […]

DIY Hanging Plant Wall

So excited to share the tutorial for this DIY hanging plant wall with you today! I really wanted something to fill that wall on our back porch and what better than a hanging wall where we can grow some herbs for easy access and succulents for fun and decor! I love plants and have always […]

Back Patio Spring Refresh

I am so excited to share my back patio spring refresh on the blog today!  We have been spending more time than EVER out here on this patio while we’ve been staying home so it has definitely been a space I have been working on making as functional and enjoyable as we enjoy this beautiful […]