Washing Away the Winter Blues


I don’t know about you but I am SO over winter.  It’s funny because winter is one of my favorite seasons, however, it seems that once the cold, rainy months of January and February hit, I’m ready to move on! This year is no different.  No more cold, rainy days for this girl please.  I more »

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Candy-less Valentines for the Kiddos

Pencil Valentine

I don’t know about you but I hate all of the candy that is involved in many of today’s holiday celebrations. Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Easter… What person, kid especially, needs that much sugar?!?!  I just don’t get it.  So, as I’ve gone done this road before with one of my previous posts dealing more »

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Valentine’s Day Decor

Book Page Bunting

I was really hoping to get this post published sometime before the day before Valentine’s Day, but as the trend goes, life just seems to happen to me and I get caught up having to put other things first.  :(  Oh well. Better late than never!  Then I looked back to last year’s posts and more »

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A Nursery Fit For A King- part 1


Words can not express how giddy I am today.  I have been working hard at coming up with the perfect nursery scheme for our little boy arriving early this May and can finally say that I’ve got it all figured out.  :)  Even the practicing designer in me is over-joyed to share with you what more »

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Enhancing a Builder-Grade Closet


Good morning blog friends!  I hope you are finding ways to stay warm in this chilly winter weather!  I am currently snuggled up on the couch with my Hurley dog and contemplating getting up to make a nice, steamy cup of hot cocoa.  Mmm… Anyways, I wanted to stop in today to share with you my more »

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2014… Year in Review


Wow… what a year!  I don’t know about you but 2014 seemed to just FLY by for this little family!  Looking back to where we were a year ago, I had BIG dreams for the year 2014.  But with a little patience, a little persistence, and maybe even a little luck, I can honestly say more »

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Holiday Gift Wrap Organization


Hello friends!  I hope you all had a very merry Christmas surrounded by close friends and family.  We celebrated this year with Danny’s family in our new home and it was everything I could have hoped for and then some.  I can’t wait to see how we will out-do ourselves next year after our little man joins more »

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DIY Monogrammed Mugs


It’s almost Christmas!  Are you ready?!?!?  I know I am.  Christmas time is probably my all-time FAVORITE holiday with Thanksgiving and my birthday coming in as a close second and third.  After having very little time for crafting due to the 9 hours of grad school I completed this Fall, I decided I wanted to more »

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Thanksgiving Day Decor & Table Settings


The countdown to Turkey Day is on… just 2 more days until my favorite holiday for feasting!  Turkey, cornbread stuffing, mashed potatoes, candied yams, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce… Yum! Baby D and I can’t wait to indulge! Normally, I host this holiday at my house, but this year, I’m sitting this one out and more »

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7 Delicious Pinterest-Inspired Pumpkin Recipes


I hope you all are finding yourself well this week and have plans to spend some time surrounded by those that you love, gathered around a dinner table somewhere filled with tasty Turkey Day treats! With Thanksgiving just days away, I can’t help but have cooking and baking on my brain.  And now that I’ve got more »

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