What do you do to cozy up your home for fall? This week's party was full of some serious inspiration. If you haven't yet starting decorating for fall you'll be delighted with these extraordinary ideas. Come on along and Get your "pinning finger" ready for these all Great Ideas...   32 Delightful Ways to Decorate Your Home for Fall   Pumpkin Trinket Box from Salad Bowls :: Sadie Seasongoods Easy DIY Centerpieces for Fall :: Carrie Elle Free Fall Printable :: A Blissful Nest DIY Tiny Topiary :: Love of Home Fall Pumpkin Acrylic on Tile :: Sondra Lyn at Home Woodsy Fall … [Read more...]

Decorating for Christmas has often been one of my favorite things to do. Yet, some years, we can get overwhelmed with Christmas decor... Where do we begin and where do we end? There's the entryway, the tree for the main living area, wreaths, and garlands, and the list goes on. Today I want to help make Christmas decorating easier for you. I'm kicking off a weekly series... Creating Christmas Memories with Vignettes Every Wednesday between now and Christmas a different blogger will be stopping by with vignettes they've created to inspire you in your Christmas and holiday decorating.  I'm so … [Read more...]

It's just mid June and already things are heating up. Usually when it starts to warm up outside, we want to keep the house cool inside.   We can do things like close the windows and curtains to keep out the heat from the sun, strategically use fans, and if we're blessed to have air conditioning, set the thermostat to a comfortable temperature. All those things are great.  But, in the summer we can also turn the temp down and cool off with blue and white in our homes. And to keep things fresh and simple for summer, I've also found that it also helps to make sure our horizontal surfaces are … [Read more...]

  Do you take pictures of your Christmas decor? Every year I do.     If you were to observe me, you might think I was photographing for a magazine.  It really could be a bit amusing, I guess. I did not scrapbook, I didn't have a blog.  Yet, I took lots of pictures.  It was simply a photo record that stayed in the digital abyss of my laptop.  Pretty funny, huh?     This year...I do have a blog....and some photos from the past that no one has ever seen.  It's really a miracle that I have these.  For some reason they ended up in my husband's photo files. … [Read more...]