My purple, white, and silver themed Christmas tree is up, thanks to dear friends who came to decorate with me. I have the hardest time decorating a Christmas tree each year. I enjoy putting out a few other things, but the tree just depresses me…. [read more]
After our little detour to see the front porch concrete repair, let’s go back inside and continue the tour of our new home.
Has spring really finally arrived? Think it’ll stay awhile? I’m welcoming spring in the foyer with a little artwork shuffle. Sounds like a dance, doesn’t it? You don’t want to see me dance. You saw this little vignette when I did the lampshade update.
As much as I love shopping at thrift stores, I also love wandering the aisles at places like TJ Maxx and Marshalls. Especially the clearance aisles.
I have wanted to update the lamp shade on our entry table lamp for awhile now. I considered a few possibilities: embellish the old shade with fabric flowers, maybe something like the trash can lamp shade; recover the old shade with a different fabric; stencil… [read more]
Do you like to shop the after holiday sales? I typically try to catch a few sales after Christmas, but somehow this year I missed most of them. I did manage to snag a couple of things at Target, though. I thought I’d share with… [read more]