Cottage By The Sea {Love}


BHG Love the window seat, and the soft shade of aqua wicker chairs!   BHG Love the gorgeous rust colored chairs!   BHG Love the pop of fun in the bright turquoise curtains and the stunning chandelier! BHG Love the … ** Read more **

Summer Decor: The Starfish & Jute Mason Jar

mason jar craft

Simple Summer Party Decorating Idea Remember my trusty and most often used party decoration? Of course you do. Yep, it is the humble yet oh so versatile mason jar. Here she is for summer 2011, this time all dolled up in her summer evening wear, a … ** Read more **

HGTV’d: Win an AmEx $100 Gift Card Giveaway from HGTV!


Did you all watch the premiere of the new series HGTV'd last week? I SO wanted to tune in but our TV was sadly NOT WORKING! We've only had that flat screen TV for about a year and a half, so I couldn't believe it already croaked! They don't make 'em … ** Read more **

My New {Re-Invented} Summery Dining Room Curtains


{please look away from the band of swine paint that still circles our ceiling ..} Magazine Inspiration Pic for one of my kitchens in the 1990's. Once upon a time (back in the 1900's, before some of you were born), I fell in love with a … ** Read more **

Get Ready for Summer! Fun Vacation Keepsake Projects


Photo & Ideas from Martha Stewart Since the summer vacation season is just beginning, I wanted to tell you about these fun vacation keepsakes. I've shared this post before so you might remember seeing it, but I'm going to share the idea again … ** Read more **

How to Decorate {Using Accessories You Already Have}

The Inspired Room How to Decorate

How to Decorate {with Accessories} I'm a use what I have to decorate kind of girl. I've had some of the same furniture and accessories for years. Every now and then I give things a little update or add something new to the mix of what I already … ** Read more **