Beautiful Things: A Labor of Love

Beautiful things can be created in nine months. With time and love and prayers, you can create something beautiful where there was nothing. It has been nearly nine months since we moved here to Washington to start a church from scratch. We came … ** Read more **

What’s Your Style?

BHG I'm always a sucker for those little quizzes that help you figure out your decorating style. Maybe it is because I love so many styles. It is always fun to see which ones capture the real you! I think I mentioned this last week, but HomeGoods … ** Read more **

Fall Project: Gilding


I adore this gilded pumpkin and gourd project. I think it is so pretty! I admired some of these images last year in Country Living but didn't realize how easy it would be to create these beauties at home! Just a few weeks ago I was introduced to an … ** Read more **

Creative Curtain Ideas: 3 Take Away Tips

With fall comes the urge to be cozy...and that means you need to have more fabric! Adding curtains to your windows can be the perfect finishing touch to a room! I ran across some curtain ideas at Southern Living that inspired me today. Here … ** Read more **

Natural Elements for Fall Decorating

photo: Country Living I think incorporating the simple beauty of natural elements is one of the easiest and most attractive ways to include any season into your decor. There are so many lovely things in nature! And because I like being subtle in my … ** Read more **

Get Inspired for Fall!
Fall Nesting 2009!


Pottery Barn My house is a bit of a mess right now. I feel disorganized. Un-domestic. Flustered. So not like Martha. I am stuck somewhere between summer and back to school. But I am DETERMINED to get my FALL INSPIRATION going. I may not have freshly … ** Read more **