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Camper Living

Y’all know we were working hard to get the house in shape to put on the market. All that effort was worth it, because we had a contract on the house just six days after listing it. I’m feeling so blessed- tired, but blessed.   … [Read More...]


Window Box Message Center

I forgot to take “before” pictures again. This window box message center was a window box message center in its previous life, too. … [Read More...]


DIY Round Chair Cushions Made Simple

The front entry should not only be welcoming, but also relate to the inside of the house. I wanted to add a little color to our bistro set, and what better way than diy round chair cushions made simple. … [Read More...]


Home Tour

If you follow along on facebook, you know that our house is officially on the market now. Which means that I have been working like a madwoman to get the house clean and clutter free. Don’t open the closets. Quick, let me give you a home tour while … [Read More...]


Kitchen Makeover with New Caledonia Granite

Last week, we finally got our kitchen makeover underway with new granite countertops. I can hardly believe what a difference the new granite countertops make. I find myself walking into the kitchen and just staring. … [Read More...]


How to Steam Fabric Without Getting Burned {Tipsy Tuesday #21}

It has been awhile since I shared a Tipsy Tuesday, but just a couple of weeks ago, I figured out how to steam fabric without getting burned. Maybe I’m just not the most coordinated person (hush, now), but I always manage to steam my fingers along … [Read More...]


Corn Meal Graphics

My sister “adopted” a table for their church’s Mother’s Day dinner. Each table represented some aspect of water. Lynn decided to decorate her table with items associated with water mills. She enlisted my help with making mini corn meal bags and … [Read More...]


How to Use an Area Rug to Choose Your Palette

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kalaty Rug Corp for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Just a few days ago, I spilled the beans about our upcoming move to South Carolina. Actually, Richard will be starting his new job in … [Read More...]


Mini Vanity Makeover

Sometimes just a little bit of a makeover will make a big difference.  A wee makeover for a mini vanity seems appropriate, doesn’t it? That light spot is a reflection from the mirror. … [Read More...]


The Garden House Bed and Breakfast

When Richard traveled to South Carolina a couple of weeks ago to tour his future place of employment, I tagged along so that we could spend some time getting familiar with the area. We stayed overnight at The Garden House Bed and Breakfast, a … [Read More...]