A few weeks ago I shared this design board for my daughter’s room with you. We had a chance to go shopping that following weekend, also known as payday 🙂 to get some of the things on our list. I decided to make a fun girl’s day out of
Last week when I featured susan’s beautiful buffet decor, I mentioned that I love it so much that I was inspired to create my own version. Susan wrote to say she hoped I would show y’all my version…So, this post is dedicated to Susan at Living Rich on Less. To
Until next time, Sharon I’m linking to these fun Friday parties: Friday Flair @ Whipperberry Home Sweet Home @ The Charm of Home Feathered Nest @ French Country Cottage Potpourri Party @ 2805 Fridays Unfolded @ Stuff and Nonsense
I’ve been thinking about homes, the nature of a home, and what makes a house a home. So, I looked up the definition online. thefreedictionary. com defines it this way: home (hm) n. 1. A place where one lives; a residence. 2. The physical structure within which one lives, such as a house or
I’ve finally settled on what to put on my buffet. There was nothing wrong with what was there. It just wasn’t me. I’d been waiting to decorate the buffet for Debbiedoo’s Magazine Copycat Challenge until one day, I “let go” of the notion that keeping this vignette full time wouldn’t
We don’t visit Granny as much as we should, but when we do, I cozy up on the corner of the couch with a few copies of her Guidepost magazine and read through the articles. Well, one day I mysteriously started receiving my own subscription of Guidepost in the mail.
I love cookin’, and I love hostin’. Today, I got to do both since we had friends over to watch the Texans play off game. It was a good time of food and fellowship. Our menu: Appetizers: chips and salsa, crackers with your choice of hummus or cream cheese topped
One of my goals this year is to let go. I took a pretty big step with that goal in the breakfast room when I took down the curtains I made. Now, I’m taking another step towards that goal by letting go of my romantic notions about having
One of my biggest challenges/projects that I’m taking on for 2012 is my fireplace wall. So, I’ve been trying different ways to do that. Yesterday, when my daughter got home from school, I asked her opinion on having a bookcase next to the mantel. She said no because it makes
It was Saturday night. I didn’t have any clean panties. So, I went to my closet and put together a load. I was feeling a little light headed and weak. Must.do.laundry. I proceeded to put the load in the washing machine. Once I sat down on the couch, I
Well, kids, I believe it has been a week since I shared with you that I was ready to change out my breakfast room curtains. It was hard for me to make the decision to take them down because, as I mentioned, they were a labor of love. If you remember,
When I saw this mirror in Ballard’s catalog, I was inspired to transform my dining room mirror from this to this. I already had the paint in the garage. So, this project didn’t cost me a dime. It doesn’t get better than that! To achieve this look, I painted the
I just finished cleaning up the kitchen after a yummy dinner of fish tacos, with a side of black beans, and some chips with salsa and guacamole. This is such a quick, easy and enjoyable meal, that I wanted to share our fish taco recipe with you. You will
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,000 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 50 trips to carry that many people.