It is a Beautiful Friday:
Even Though My Internet Isn’t Working
& it Keeps Crashing My Posts


My internet is not working very well and it keeps shutting off mid-post (grrr....I almost threw my computer out the window but I regained my composure)  so this post is going to be brief...but I didn't want to leave you postless on Beautiful Life … ** Read more **

Fall Nesting Tips: #3

red front door

Give yourself a happy & welcoming homecoming! So many of us enter our homes through a dull, dingy and dreary garage door. How sad for us! Be boring no more! A red door makes everything cheerier. The stenciled steps, striped rug and funky chair … ** Read more **

Staying Encouraged in Tough Times

I have always looked forward to autumn. I love putting away the summer decor and bringing out the warm fluffy blankets and fall pillows. I daydream about cold evenings with my family nestled together by the fire. I picture a cozy life of comfort and … ** Read more **

Fall Nesting Tips: #2


Now is a great time to spend a little time nesting in the entry of your home. Even if you only have a door that enters directly into a living room, give it a few "entry like" details such as a floating shelf for keys, a rug and a mirror. Consider … ** Read more **

Serenity Now: A Peaceful Home

If you have a busy schedule like I do this fall, you probably crave more peace, order and serenity in your home. As important as it is to make visual statements in your home (the ta da! moments we all seem to strive for) it is also very important to … ** Read more **

Beautiful Giveaway

I have always admired Lisa Leonard's beautiful jewelry. I've seen it all over blogland and have been smitten by it every time. I'm one of those frugal girls who doesn't spend much on jewelry for myself, but the thought of having a very special … ** Read more **