Fort Worth Visit

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Hi there friends. I’m writing this post from an unexpected trip to my grandparents house. My grandmother hasn’t been doing well and I wanted my children and I to see her before she decides to leave us. I was named after her and have always had a close relationship with my grandmother. We just love {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday #42

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #42! We’re so happy that you’re hanging with us sharing your amazing post. If this is your first time with us and don’t know what That’s Fresh Friday is, it’s a weekly link-up hosted by Southern Girl Blog Community and six other amazing ladies where you {read more}

Styling a New Print

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Have you ever bought something for your home without knowing where you wanted it to go? It all started with a frame. A silver frame.  I had been using it for years with a black mat for family photos but has my decor tastes have changed, I stopped using it.  So I decided to paint {read more}

Modern Fall Decorating Ideas

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I don’t know about you but I love using neutral modern decorations in my house.  I already have so much color in my rooms  that I feel like it’s easier and looks more elegant using a monochromatic color scheme when decorating for the holidays.  Especially when it’s time to add just a hint of Fall but it’s still {read more}

Stool Makeover with a Cheeky Message

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I can’t believe we are on to the third week of school! I am having a blast getting back to makeovers and projects.  Today is a quick and fun way to spruce up a step stool.  If you are vertically challenged like me, then you will appreciate this DIY.  My children and I use ours every {read more}

Weekend Reflections and Fall Series Review

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Hey there! Thanks for sticking with me this week through my “illness”.  I’m so glad I was able to complete all of the Fall series handmade decor projects for you.  Here’s a recap! Okay, I think we hit all.  Pumpkins. Check. Maple leaves. Check. Fall quote Check. Fall wreath. Yes. Here are the links. Day one: {read more}

Chalkboard Fall Sign

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Hi there! Whew, I am finally feeling much better.  So sorry for the late post today but my cold just got the best of me.  I was literally in bed for two days.  This morning I went back to my other posts this week to make sure there wasn’t any blatent errors since I was {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday #41

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #41! We’re so happy that you’re hanging with us sharing your amazing post. If this is your first time with us and don’t know what That’s Fresh Friday is, it’s a weekly link-up hosted by Southern Girl Blog Community and six other amazing ladies where you {read more}

DIY Plaster Leaves

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Hello! Welcome to day 4 of Up to Date Interiors’ Fall series. If you missed the first three, here they are. Day 1: Dollar Tree Fall Wreath Day 2: Fall Quote {free printable} Day 3: DIY Gilded Pumpkins   DIY Plaster Leaves For this DIY, I knew I wanted to do something with my dollar tree leaves {read more}

DIY Gilded Pumpkins

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It’s Day 3 of “A Week of Handmade Decor” and I woke up with a horrible head cold. Ugh.  I do NOT like this part of the new season.  Thankfully, I have a beautiful DIY project completed for you today. DIY Gilded Pumpkins Here’s what you need: fake pumpkins/gourds chocolate brown craft paint mod podge {read more}

Fall Quote {Free Printable}

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Hi there! Welcome to day 2 of Up to Date Interiors’ Fall series.  Is Fall your favorite season? It’s definitely mine! The tease of cooler weather, leaves turning, and juggling our busy family schedule, inspires me to work harder, do more, eat and exercise better, and gives me the push to learn and discover.  Seriously, I could {read more}

Dollar Tree Fall Wreath

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Happy Labor day!! We are celebrating my son’s 9th birthday today. I can’t believe how fast he’s grown! As I mentioned last week, today is the first day of “A Week of Handmade Fall Decor”.   Are you excited?  What’s a new season without a new wreath! Today’s Handmade Fall Decor is a Moss Wreath with supplies from {read more}

Weekend Reflections

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I hope you are having a fantastic Labor day weekend.  If you haven’t stopped by That’s Fresh Friday, it is live until Sunday night. Head on over and share a favorite post and find some new blogs to follow! Here are some of my favorite finds from this week. 1.  If you are in the market {read more}

Another School Year

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 This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links. As another school year starts, I want to share with you again an international charity for children, Operation Smile, and how you can support it by using Campus Book Rentals and their sister site Rentback. Operation smile is the largest volunteer-based medical charity providing free cleft surgeries.  Since 1982 they have provided more {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday #40

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #40! We’re so happy that you’re hanging with us sharing your amazing post. If this is your first time with us and don’t know what That’s Fresh Friday is, it’s a weekly link-up hosted by Southern Girl Blog Community and six other amazing ladies where you {read more}