Inspired By: Updating the Porch

Remember when I had no plants for my plant stand on the front porch and it looked kind of sad, lonely and lifeless? Before: Sad, lonely and lifeless. I finally got some plants! I just love having a cheery front porch to welcome … ** Read more **

Reluctant Entertainer & Hip Hostess Winners!

If only I could look that cute in an apron! That model is adorable! But cute figure or not, that apron is AMAZING! I'd hang it in my kitchen just to look cute all on its own! Thanks so much for entering the Reluctant Entertainer and Hip … ** Read more **

Craft, Wrap & Gift Closet
{And Christmas in July!}


Inspiration: Country Living Make a craft, wrap and gift closet DON'T WORRY! I'm not pining away for Christmas yet. I'm still enjoying summer. But I have always wanted to be one of "those" people who is so organized that they have all of their … ** Read more **

Confessions: I Was a Reluctant Entertainer
:: Apron, Tea Towel & Book Giveaway!


Once upon a time, I was definitely a reluctant entertainer. I wasn't reluctant about having people over, though, I was reluctant to have them over for dinner. I didn't know how to cook anything that resembled what I thought was a "guest worthy … ** Read more **

Inspired By: Heirloom White Spray Paint

There is nothing more exhilarating and refreshing in the summer than a can of spray paint. Well, except for maybe this. What have you been spray painting lately? So far, I've sprayed chairs, candlesticks and tables. No pictures of my … ** Read more **

Winner of the Beautiful Handmade Frame!


And the winner of the frame is ... And I know she is going to have to be one of my new BFF with a name like Domestic Indecision. Congratulations! Email me your address and choice of frame! For the rest of you: Are you sad you did not … ** Read more **