The Pottery Barn Basic Slipcovered Sofa Saga
& Confessions

A few years back I decided I wanted a good basic sofa with a slip cover. Truth be told, I have never spent much money on furniture for my home. A lot of what I have was given to me or found at garage sales, consignment shops and second hand stores.  … ** Read more **

Small Space Solution: Benches


Country Living Need more space? How about using less furniture! Benches are the perfect solution. I don't think you can have too many benches, you can move them around and use them in so many different ways! BHG Benches can be built in or … ** Read more **

Collection: Inspired by the Sea

via Coast Magazine I love old bottles. They make such simple, subtle and beautiful statement when grouped together on a table top, in a basket or on a shelf. Look through your cupboards, you just might have a collection of bottles hiding … ** Read more **

Vintage Bathroom Touches


Please welcome my special guest and good blogging friend, Heather Bullard! She has the most beautiful blog and has just relaunched her online boutique, if you haven't yet had the pleasure of visiting her, you'll not be disappointed! Heather … ** Read more **

Quick Decorating Tip:
Add An Element of Surprise

Use a chair as a bedside table. Use a piano bench as coffee table. Use pink plastic spoons to make a sunburst frame. Decorating is more fun, way more interesting & much more frugal when we disregard the rules and think outside the box. Don't … ** Read more **

Going Nautical with Red, White & Blue

Ever inspired by nautical style, I am finding myself drawn in to summer by red white & blue. Inspiration: top two images Country Living Inspiration: Coastal Living Such a fresh, fun and summer-at-the-coast-inspired color … ** Read more **