Annual Tour of Homes :: #idhtbptbbchristmas

Welcome to the TENTH ANNUAL Christmas Tour of Homes! This Christmas tour was started in 2006 by one of my favorite bloggers on the planet, Sophie from BooMama (please tell me you’ve read her books?!), back when photos were smaller online and old linkys are no non-existent. I’m so grateful that Sophie passed this tour […]

One Room Christmas Tour

Today I’m joining in with Chris from Just a Girl to share one room from our home for a little Christmas inspiration. I love this tour because there’s no need to scroll throw ages of photos of every room of the house, just a few quick photos that might inspire and encourage you to take […]

How I Mom

The Christmas tree is going up, the kids are making their Christmas lists, school papers are coming home, invitations are coming in, more decorations are coming out and suddenly instead of looking festive and inviting, our home feels overwhelming and I want to stretch out my arms and slide everything from every surface into the […]

Have A Sofa You Hate? Here’s How to Love It Today {A VIDEO!}

I’m a sofa hoarder. Once I own a sofa, it’s hard for me to let it go, I’ve got three sofas in the barn that are well over ten years old, one is this beauty slipcovered in white. One is khaki that’s seen much better days, one is denim that actually has rips–just like your […]

Our House:: Freshly Painted & Naked

black chairs//chandelier (I added the crystals) After we fake-planked the ceiling & redid the trim and had the downstairs painted (Clark & Kensington:: Designer White)–it is finished-ish. I thought it would be fun to share what our house looks like just with furniture, a few lamps and three pair of drapes. It’s still wonky–we’ve still […]

Popcorn Ceilings & How We Fake Planked Them

light fixture found here and I promise I have a great lightbulb in it now! We started on a three-part project three weeks ago, for different reasons we couldn’t have it worked on every day, we took a little break before we started the master bedroom ceilings, just to catch our breath and have normal […]