Simple Decorating:
The Parable of the Spoons

Yesterday one of my daughters was home from school and we were walking around the house together picking things up and dusting. We began moving this and that accessory around. We were not putting any pressure on ourselves to make the perfect … ** Read more **

Molding Ideas {A Simple Alternative to Crown Molding}

Written by: Tim Layton (aka Remodeling Guy) Tim's love of creativity and design mix with a perspective built on a career as a remodeling contractor.He can also can be found at his blog, ... Molding Ideas Great pictures are a … ** Read more **

Inspired By: Yellow

yellow kitchen cabinets

I love this beautiful yellow kitchen. Love. And I ADORE these gorgeous yellow wood walls. Do you think I might be in need of a little sunshine? I think so. This warm shade of yellow is just YUM. Even if you don't have all this fancy woodwork, … ** Read more **

Valentine’s Day Ideas:
Step Aside, Pioneer Woman

heart shaped dish

Valentine's Day is coming up this weekend, in case you didn't know (or are thinking you are going to get away with not talking about it.) I'm a little behind, but I have started thinking of some very easy Valentine's Day ideas to use around my … ** Read more **

Shhh…I’m Pretending this is MY House
{get ready to swoon, girls}

Welcome to my home. I'm finally all settled! OK. I know, I totally can't fool you. You know I'm lying. This house is FABULOUS and I just can't help myself. I have to show you. Isn't this just so amazing? Her front door? WOW. Those LINEN … ** Read more **

Inspiration: Transom Windows
& Painted Wood Walls

inspiration:: I enjoyed Tim's post last week about exterior elements being used as interior walls. Such a great way to bring some character to a space. Speaking of exterior-inspired walls, I ran across this photo at Southern Living and I LOVE … ** Read more **