Drive By: Inspired by Two of My Favorites

I drove down to Portland for a couple of days and was able to lean out my window and snap a couple of photos of two of my favorite houses as I drove by! I loved being in my old stomping grounds in Lake Oswego. I sure miss it there! Both of these … ** Read more **

Conversation Pieces
{Vintage Key Plates!}

Vintage Key Plate - A conversation starter Did you see adorable key plates taken out of old houses? I used to sell these in my shop, but really you can find them at old hardware parts stores. Here is how I used mine! I love finding small ways to … ** Read more **

Spring is here! Create a welcoming front porch!

Now that spring is here, it is time for us to poke our heads out the front door and begin to look at the outside of our house again. It is the perfect time to start thinking about first impressions and how we would spiff up our front door and the … ** Read more **

HomeGoods: Happy Spring Trends!

Sponsored by Homegoods I know many of you are HomeGoods fans like I am! The thing I love about a store like HomeGoods is I can buzz in and pick up a few new accessories to give my home a quick seasonal makeover, without spending a lot of time or … ** Read more **

Farmhouse Zinc Memo Board Giveaway PLUS a HUGE Surprise.


Decorate with a memo board! This post is going to be a little long, but you'll be glad you read it. The Giveaway. {This giveaway is NOW CLOSED!} Ok, so I decided on a whim today that it would be fun to do a giveaway. I have a giveaway day … ** Read more **

Inspired By: Mantels

How to Style a Mantel This was my simple mantel last fall. I did my spring mantel recently, but until I finish painting around it, I can't really take a photo of it. It is all torn apart because of the painting going on in the room! It will look … ** Read more **