Meet Jack.

So, yeah, you might have seen on Facebook that we have a 10 week old Goldendoodle puppy. I'm thinking most people think we were bit crazy to get a puppy now, but that is kind of how we roll at our house. I guess you would say we are the kind of … ** Read more **

5 Decorating Ideas from Sarah’s Cottage


photos: Sarah Richardson Design via Country Living {photograph Stacey Branford} I love studying rooms (Decorating Lessons from Anthropologie and 4 Coffee Table Tips from Pottery Barn) to see what makes their designs feel comfortable and … ** Read more **

Note to the World: Do As I Say, Not As I Did

pallet disaster

Pallet Disaster: What Not to Do Ok so yesterday I admitted on Twitter that a gust of wind had blown over my pallet garden. I figured I should bolt it down, but you know, it was probably a fluke gust of wind. Clearly I am a tempter of … ** Read more **

Industrial Traditional Coastal Home Office Design Board {I’m a Rebel So I Couldn’t Just Call it Traditional Style}

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It is time to check out another of my design boards, for a new round of voting in the $10,000 Your Picks. Your Place. sweepstakes! I had so much fun making these boards. It is inspiring to see a room come together without having to spend a dime or … ** Read more **

Small Space Flower Garden {DIY Pallet Project}

Pallet Project Small Space Garden Update: Below, here is how it looks today! See the Pallet Garden update here!  .... As you might remember, I'm working on some simple updates to my small back deck this summer. Since our yard is … ** Read more **

Gorgeous Waterfront Home Tour: 1885 Shingled Victorian

1885 Victorian Exterior BHG

Shingled Victorian House Tour via BH&G Beautiful Shingled Waterfront Home I love it when readers alert me to fabulous homes you'd all enjoy looking at! Barbara told me on Facebook that this house on Better Homes & Gardens … ** Read more **