Mother’s Day Weekend

In my pursuit of finding balance in living, I took a tour around blogland for inspiration and found a great selection of ideas for everything from baking a cake to organizing your pantry to finances to crafting for Mother's Day, and of course, … ** Read more **

Inspiring Idea:
Creative End Table with Storage


Store your bulky out of season blankets or sweaters in a metal trash can concealed by fabric. This is a creative end table that makes the most of every inch of space. Genius. photo inspiration from: Southern Living Need more inspiring … ** Read more **

What Kind of Hostess Are You?

I determined a long time ago I was going to be a laid back hostess. That does not mean I don't pretty up my house with candles and tidy things a bit before guests arrive. I wouldn't be ME if I didn't. I love the process of nesting and creating … ** Read more **

Make it beautiful

Drab wood cabinet looking worse for wear? Choose a happy color to make it beautiful again! Tiny bathroom with no storage? Be creative and make function beautiful! Boring yard with no architectural detail? Salvage something old to make a … ** Read more **

20 Little Happy Things to Celebrate in Life


Between the stinky economy and swine flu pandemic, I'd say things are looking a little dismal out there! Good grief! So what can we do to keep ourselves inspired to find the beauty in life? You know me, I like to celebrate the little things! When … ** Read more **

Project Procrastinators Party:
The BEFORE Photos

BEFORE Tell me I am not the only one who procrastinated on making a decision on WHICH project to do for our Procrastinator Party? I had so much trouble deciding. If I decide to paint something, I want to make sure I am picking the right color. … ** Read more **