Category Archives: Around the House

Need help with organizing? Check out these simple and inexpensive DIY storage solutions you can make with easy household items and thrift store finds!

DIY Storage Solutions – Merry Monday #143

Need help with organizing? Check out these simple and inexpensive DIY storage solutions you can with easy household items and thrift store finds!

Are you constantly on the lookout for storage and organizing ideas? I know I am! I need all the help I can get in that area! Check out these fantastic simple and inexpensive DIY storage solutions I found at last week’s party. Many of these use household items you may already have, or are smart ways of reimagining thrift store finds!

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Saturday Showcase

Saturday Showcase #2

Saturday Showcase

Welcome to our second edition of Saturday Showcase! If you missed the first one back in January, you can check it out here. But here’s the quick low-down: on the last Saturday of every month, I’ll be teaming up with some of my best blogging friends to bring you a curated collection of our favorite projects, crafts and home ideas!

Grab a cup of coffee and settle in, we’ve got some clever and lovely projects to share with you this month!

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It's time to think Spring! So many beautiful floral decor ideas from centerpieces to easy DIY home decor for your living room or dining room.

Spring Floral Decor Ideas – Merry Monday #142

It's time to think Spring! So many beautiful floral decor ideas from centerpieces to easy DIY home decor for your living room or dining room.

Is anyone else already thinking Spring? I am looking forward to brightening up our home with yellows, pinks and pale purples. I’ve even contemplated hanging a Spring wreath on our front door, but it may be a bit early for that yet. I came across so many lovely floral decor ideas from last week’s party that I had to round them up to share with you today!

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Should you choose quartz countertops? Here are three reasons why I love our quartz countertops and why I'd never choose anything else!

Why I Love Our Quartz Countertops

Should you choose quartz countertops? Here are three reasons why I love our quartz countertops and why I'd never choose anything else!

Yes, I said love. That may seem like a strong declaration for countertops, but let me explain…

Both my parents and my in-laws are in the midst of home improvement projects right now—mine are updating their master bath and my in-laws are updating their kitchen. They’ve both asked our opinions on what kind of countertops they should get, and without hesitation, my husband and I both responded “quartz”.

We selected quartz countertops for our kitchen five years ago and we couldn’t be happier with them!

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Simple with a bit of rustic charm, these Valentine’s Day mantel decorations are inspired by Jane Austen's romantic and beloved novels.

Rustic Valentine’s Day Mantel

Simple with a bit of rustic charm, these Valentine’s Day mantel decorations are inspired by Jane Austen's romantic and beloved novels.

Do you ever start to plan out how you’re going to decorate something and then suddenly you get sidetracked by a new idea that takes you to a completely different place? This is exactly what happened to me while I was working on my Valentine’s Day mantel this year. The sketch I started with was pretty different than the photo you see above; but halfway through, I was struck with the idea of quotes from famous romantic novels and then my creativity took off running!

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