Shopping, Eating, and Seeing in Tokyo

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Hi friends.  I’m trying my best to stay on top of projects but honestly (as with most of us during the summer I think!) they tend to hit the back burner or at least take a little longer.  I do however have a few beautiful images that I wanted to share with you from my trip […]

The Creative Circle No. 21

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

A Patriotic Roundup

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Greetings! Have you made plans for the 4th of July? Need some diy inspiration?  Here are 21 awesome patriotic ideas to try this year.   Please pin from the original source!! 4th of July Patriotic Ribbon Garland from Redo MomStars and Stripes Candle Holder Centerpiece from Blue i Style Recycled Patriotic Vase from Pitter and GlinkPatriotic Wooden Flag […]

Master Bedroom Update in Blue and White

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Hello friends.  I’ve been wanting to show you our master bedroom for weeks now.  I shared an inspiration board months ago and I love how the room is coming together.  Let’s take a looksy at the inspiration board for fun. I pretty much included all of the elements from the board into this room.   There are […]

Tokyo Museum from a Decorator’s Perspective

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What do you think of that title?  I just came back from a wonderful weekend in Tokyo with over 500 pictures. While I had a blast with my new camera lens, I tried to take pictures of different textures, colors, patterns, and other materials that stood out to me.  Seriously y’all, I could design a room around pics like […]

The Creative Circle Week 20

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

Patriotic Table Setting

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Well hello there! Missed you yesterday.  The kiddos have been sick and I’ve been feeling my twin’s illness.  Literally!  They say the further apart twins are the more they feel from each other.  So anywho, I was going to photograph our master bedroom for you but that can wait until next week now.  I did […]

It’s All in the Details

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Hi there! Since I just showed you my daughter’s room last week, I thought I would share more of my decorating process this week.  I always start with larger pieces like textiles, rugs, window treatments, and a few main accessories.  You can read more about that here.   What really pulls a room together are the details.  This […]

Friday Favorites No 8

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Friday Favorites is back! At least for this week.  We get so busy on the weekends that I haven’t been spending too much time on the computer.  Life is hard here on the island y’all!  I’ve been wanting to take more pictures of this gorgeous place but I keep forgetting to bring my good camera […]

The Creative Circle Week 19

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

Kitchen Table Makeover

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The only nice thing I can say about this makeover is the kitchen table set was free and I had “fun money” from our housing agent that I used on the supplies.  Otherwise, this is the painting project from Hades.  For real! 1 free table + Japanese painting supplies + 1 week of painting=  A […]

Bright and Fun Girl’s Room

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Our little girl finished kindergarden today which makes her not so little anymore.  When we came out to Okinawa, I promised her a big girl room with lots of color and patterns.   Her room is small but we used the space as well as we could for what she enjoys doing.  Do you remember […]

How to Change a Room Style {for cheap!}

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Hello friends.   We have been in Okinawa for 6 months now and living in our rental house for 5.   I really enjoyed using our household items that made the trip but knew that I would be tweaking the style for our new home.   Here is how we had it set up.  It […]

The Creative Circle Week 18

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Welcome to The Creative Circle link party – a place to share and find inspiration for your home!  Angela and I are so glad to have you.  We really enjoy seeing your posts each week and are constantly impressed by your talents.  If this is your first party, it’s a great place to find all […]

DIY Floral Paper Lantern and Summer Table Decor

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Greetings friends.  Today’s DIY is part of the Summer Celebration series with 17 other fabulous bloggers.  Make sure to scroll down to the end for awesome summer crafts and diys.   DIY Floral Paper Lantern and Summer Table Decor This fun diy was made with supplies from the dollar store. Supplies: Paper lantern Faux flowers (10 […]