How to make your back patio or porch be an outdoor oasis!

If anything 2020 taught us to make our home and outdoor spaces a priority for our family to enjoy!  I did quite a few projects on our back porch and we spent hours and HOURS out here last year – every lunch and so many suppers were eaten around this table all spring and summer! […]

How to paint a concrete porch or patio

I finally tackled a project I have wanted to tackle (and debated if I should do) for quite some time and I am happy to report I am thrilled with the after!  We have worked hard to make out back porch/patio an extension of our home and a place where we love to spend time […]

Hallway makeover with board and batten trim for less than $100 ($100 room challenge reveal)

I am so excited to share the reveal of my $100 room challenge makeover room I have been working on!  This hallway started out as a boring blank slate that I had never really taken some time to work on  – I wanted to add some trim and also have a space to display some […]

Welcome Home Sunday guest hosting today!

Happy Sunday!  I don’t typically post on Sundays because we spend the day at church and with family, but today I have the privilege to be the guest host for the Welcome Home Sunday series with some other blog friends.   I don’t know about but the dreary, cold rainy days in January can get to […]

How to install Board and Batten trim ($100 room challenge hallway progress)

Board and Batten trim is an easy and inexpensive way to spruce up a hallway, dining room, or really any room in your home and add a lot of character for very little money!  I’ll share a simple tutorial on how to do this trim anywhere in your home.    The first thing you’ll want […]

2020 favorite projects

2020 sure was a year, wasn’t it?  We had no idea going into the year last January what the year held, but thankful I know One who did!  While there were projects I wasn’t able to complete, there was also a lot of things that got accomplished – especially when I look back at all […]

Cozy themed Christmas gift ideas under $20 with FREE printable “Have a Cozy Christmas” gift tag

Christmas Day is drawing closer and that always means scrambling to make sure all the gifts are ready!  So many gifts – gifts for family, friends, parents, neighbors, teachers…  I hope this post will provide some help in crossing some of those gifts off your list with under $20 Cozy Christmas themed gift ideas and […]

How to create an easy Hot Cocoa Bar with a DIY Hot Cocoa bar sign

This post sponsored by Joann but all opinions expressed and hot cocoa drinking is done by me! I don’t know about you but when the weather gets colds the kids start asking for hot cocoa…so what better way to celebrate the season and enjoy some family time at home then set up a hot cocoa […]

Farmhouse front porch filled with lots of pumpkins, mums, and haybales

One of my favorite spaces to decorate for the seasons is my front porch!  And one of my favorite spots on our front porch is this porch swing… We’ve had several cooler days and I have soaked up being able to sit out here and drink a cup of coffee in the mornings or r […]

Modern Farmhouse Layered Fall Mantel and Living Room Decor

% am so excited to share my fall mantel and living room with you today! This year I have really enjoyed using deep fall colors like burnt orange and mustard yellow in my fall decor.  I usually do mostly neutrals for fall decor but this year I just couldn’t resist the pretty burnt oranges I […]