{gather} Red + White + Blue

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red, white & blue from: 1. High Street Market 2. Toast 3. High Street Market  4. Terrain 5. Brook Farm General Store 6. West Elm   … ** Read more **

Hello, HAPPY! {4 Cheery Summery Spaces}

Book Nook Kids Room Country Living

Country Living Book Nook Sunshine is a fairly surefire way to feel HAPPY, don't you think? I know I'm always happier when the sun comes out. Maybe because we don't get quite enough sun around here to fill up our happy tanks year round. As I … ** Read more **

Creative Ideas for Outdoor Rooms {Lowe’s Designer Challenge}


Ever dream of hosting an outdoor movie night in your own backyard? Now that I've seen this amazing outdoor room, I can't stop thinking about how I could create one on my deck! Right? I mean, wouldn't an outdoor movie party be SO FUN? So where did … ** Read more **

Come Away With Me {Out to See}

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Hellooooooo again! I'm finally back from NYC! I've really missed you and this little corner of the world, but you know, I think absence is a good thing sometimes. Not only was I able to soak in every delicious moment of being fully away from the … ** Read more **

My Nursery Mood Board

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No, don't start the rumors! I'm not having a baby, but I do love designing baby rooms. Did you see the post I did on My Colortopia about my own son's nursery and color scheme which was inspired by The Hobbit? My latest nursery mood board project … ** Read more **

{Summer House} Garden Sheds & Backyard Retreats!

teal garden shed playhouse

via House to Home I love a cute, romantic or otherwise charming garden shed that could easily be used as a little summer house (a garden structure used for relaxation in warm weather) in the backyard! I'm not sure why I love them so much, but I … ** Read more **