How to Make a Personalized Stenciled Pillow

Disclosure: Post sponsored by DecoArt but choice of saying, creation of pillow, and adding another pillow to my bed was all me! 🙂 I added a fun personalized pillow to my bedroom!   And yes, see that wedding picture in the background – our “Happy Ever After” truly did begin on that day back in […]

Friday Frugal Finds: wreaths, iron wall decor, and more!

I am so glad so many of you enjoy these posts where I share my fun finds! Several of you have commented over the last few weeks and I am glad they inspire you and you enjoy seeing what I find. I will only share them for a few more weeks until I take a […]

Friday Frugal Finds: glass jars, candles, pillows, throws and more!

I made a deliberate effort to try to look for more yard sales on my way to town last week hoping to find some specific home things on my list.  And I am excited that I did! A pretty crystal looking candle holder and 2 new Kohl’s candles for $1.00 total. I also LOVED this […]

Frugal Friday Finds: baskets, games, a mirror, and pillows

I feel like those 4 items in the title have been a lot of my finds recently.     I am having to be careful with what I buy as we don’t really need a lot but I am looking for quality things, and some specific things. Baskets are pretty much always on my list – […]

Easy Stenciled Chevron Painted Pillow with Tulip for Your Home

This is a sponsored post in partnership with Blueprint Social and Tulip for your Home.  I love pillows… there I said it.  Yes, I have a pillow addiction. Is there pillow therapy group??  It’s really all Molly’s fault – one visit to her house and suddenly my NEED for pillows everywhere appeared.  BUT, I am […]

Decorating with thrift store pillows

Once again I have to say a heartfelt thank you to my readers for your comments, emails, posts on facebook, and just general concern/comfort in the recent passing of my father-in-law.  So many people came to the viewing and funeral – personal friends of ours, co-workers from many, many years of my FIL, church family, […]

Warm and cozy Fall Living room

Happy official beginning of FALL to you!  I have been busy decorating my home for fall and can’t wait to start showing you all of it over the next few weeks.  So let’s start first with the living room.  I am currently hosting guests in my home and really wanted to create a warm, cozy, […]

EASY, no-sew fall subway art pillow

This post is sponsored by Martha Stewart Crafts/Plaid and BluePrint Social. Ok, I couldn’t resist… I completed my first fall project.  I know… I know some of you really want to wait until after Labor Day until you decorate for fall, or even think about fall, and I usually do too.  But September is just […]

Placemat pillow tutorial + my favorite Christmas vignette

Rhoda is having a Christmas vignette linky party over at Southern Hospitality and it just turns out this little area on my hearth is my favorite vignette this year.  What’s a vignette you ask?  Dictionary.com says it is “any small, pleasing picture or view.”  I just love this little area – the bench, the pillows, […]

DIY Upcycled Sweater pillow tutorial {Day 19 of 31 days of Pinterest: Pinned to Done}

This post is part of a series – “31 days of Pinterest: Pinned to Done”  You can read all the posts in this series here.  And to make sure you don’t miss anything you can sign up to have every post sent to your email, follow me on facebook, or subscribe in your reader. Today’s […]