That’s Fresh Friday #39

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #39! 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}

10 Back to School DIY Projects

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Hey there! My family and I are enjoying one last hurrah before school starts next week in Wrightsville Beach. Hopefully the rain will stay away.  Either way, it is absolutely gorgeous here.  I’ll show some pics next week of our little trip. Yesterday I shared a back to school DIY and have collected a lovely little round up {read more}

DIY Decoupage Pencils

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Oh yes! It’s time for decoupage.  These easy DIY decoupage pencils are a great way to start school off with a bang.  Perfect for a teacher gift or just a fun craft to do with the kids.  Pull out your extra scrapbook paper and let’s get decoupaging!! ;)   Supplies: Craft Paper mod podge (or 50/50 {read more}

Looking to the Fall

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Hi there!! Can you believe that we are even talking about Fall?  It is by far my favorite season and this will be the last time we enjoy it until we come back from Japan in 2018.  Of course, I will still be decorating for all the seasons and holidays while we are on the {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday #38

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #38! 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}

Thursday Takeaway Tips

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Hello dear readers! After I discovered this beautiful foyer on Pinterest, I realized it’s been a while since I have shared a “Feature Friday” decorating tips with you.  Well, since I co-host a linky party on Fridays, we’ll just move this baby to “Thursday Takeaway Tips.”   Here are five ways to apply this room to your {read more}

Art Around the House

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Hi there! Last week I shared Fred the Flamingo (as a DIY acrylic painting or free printable) and realized I have never shared my personal art around the house with you!  In my undergrad I minored in art but most of my paintings are with different family members and friends. These are a few remaining pieces that {read more}

Thrifty Furniture Makeovers

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Howdy friends! When we were out of town last weekend, we stayed with some dear friends in Virginia Beach.  Every time I’m there, I discover a new thrifty furniture makeover.  Seriously, that girl has a knack for finding awesome pieces for pennies.  Next time, I’m bringing my good camera. Check out the lines of this {read more}

Touring Blogland

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Greetings friends!! Today is a little something different.  I was asked to participate in a tour through Blogland by my friend and fellow blogger Carmody from Paper and Fox.  It’s a little peek into lives of bloggers so that you can learn a little more about them. If you haven’t had the pleasure of reading Paper {read more}

Weekend Reflections: The End of Summer

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Greetings friends!  We are off to Busch Gardens in Williamsburg on a surprise birthday trip for my kiddos.  I hope we don’t get rained out!  Do you have any plans for the end of summer?  If you have little bit of free time, here are some great posts for some weekend reading. 1. Surprise Party {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday #37

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday #37! 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}

Decorating for You and the Kids {updated}

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A lot of moms wonder how they can have their “dream space” and  not have nightmares about destruction or injuries.  But you can!!  Trust me…..;) Our children are almost 5 and 9 and I have always been passionate about decorating our home.  Through trial and error (and a few tears) here are a few things I’ve {read more}

Flamingo Art {free printable}

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Rain, rain go away. Come again another day….  It has been raining for a week now.  I love the rain but it makes it difficult to do projects and take good pictures. One of the rainy days last week, my kids and I celebrated Christmas in July.  We watched Christmas movies, made french toast for {read more}

That’s Fresh Friday

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Welcome everyone to another week of That’s Fresh Friday! 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 can {read more}

Throwback Thursday {our first house}

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I’ve been wanting to do this post for awhile.  The first time I created a blog was about 6 years ago when I was working on my graduate degree (which is why that blog didn’t make it!).  My husband and I had bought our first house together  and I wanted to write about all of our {read more}