DIY plant stand from upcycled thrifted bar stool

I am so excited to be participating in the At Home DIY challenges this year where each month we are challenged to complete a project with a particular theme.  This month’s them was to upcycle something either from around your home or something you got at the thrift store.  You know I love a good […]

Why and How we cut cable (and still watch live TV!)

How to save money/reduce living costs by cutting cable for good and still be able to watch the shows you enjoy, have DVR service, and even watch live TV.  Back in the summer we finally took the plunge to cut cable and I am wishing we had done it WAY sooner.  We have lived with […]

Cozy Neutral Winter Living Room

We’ve started out January with some dreary/rainy winter days so I don’t know about you, but I need cozy, pretty spaces to ward off the winter blues inside my home.  I love using lots of my recent and previous Christmas clearance finds to decorate for winter and can’t wait to show you my cozy neutral […]

2019 house progress + favorite projects

Happy New Year!  I can’t believe it’s 2020 or even January again for that matter.  But I am excited about the fresh new start of a new year and all the possibilities ahead.  Before I jump into new projects I wanted to share my favorite projects from 2019 and do a recap of the year.   […]

Ski Lodge Inspired Christmas Tree and Living Room

Today I am sharing our Christmas living room and tree with you!  I did a ski lodge inspired look with farmhouse style mixed in too this year for Christmas and I have so enjoyed it!  I already shared my mantel in a previous post and you can find all the details and sources in this […]

Little girls room + Hearth and Hand dollhouse all decorated for Christmas

So today is gonna be a fun post… I’m sharing my little girls room and her Hearth and Hand dollhouse all decorated for Christmas!  So grab your cup of coffee and just enjoy this post because I had WAY too much fun taking lots of pictures. I scored this dollhouse after Christmas last year for […]

My favorite tools and a gift guide for the DIYer

I get asked all the time what tools I use or recommend or what tools I would recommend starting with if you are wanting to get into basic DIY projects or building.  So I thought I would put together a gift guide for the DIYer!  Maybe you may want to order something for your husband […]

DIY Christmas Skis made from Picket Fence Pickets

How to make DIY decorative skis for from a picket fence picket I’m back today to show you how I made the decorative skis on my ski lodge inspired Christmas mantel! Did you guess what they were made from?  If you have been following my blog you know last summer I picked up a truckload […]

Ski Lodge Inspired Farmhouse Christmas Front Porch

I am so excited to be joining in a Christmas Porch Tour today!  You are in for a treat because there is lots of Christmas porch inspiration starting with my front porch and then scroll to the end for a bunch more porch tours including front porches, back porches, sunrooms and more!    I don’t […]

Rudolph Cookies – Holiday Cookie Exchange Recipe

Do you host a Christmas cookie exchange or cookie recipe swap every year?  Six of my blogger friends have gotten together to do a recipe swap on our blogs and share them all with you so you’ll have some new recipes to swap or bake this Christmas!  Some of them are favorite family recipes, others […]