Kitchen Dreams

We all have them, right? Kitchen dreams. If you already have your dream kitchen–yay! That’s amazing, and I would love to see some pics ;). If you’re like me, however,…

Back to Regularly Scheduled Programming

Frieeeends! It is so lovely to be back here–writing, dreaming, scheming, and hanging out with you guys. If you were around before, you can tell that the site has had…

A Quiet Corner

Do you have a space in your home where you like to just sit and veg and reflect? I just acquired mine, and I am quite happy to have it,…

HAPPY (NEW) YEAR!

Happy New Year, Friends! I hope the first day of the New Year has been good to you :). Guys, this has been a wonderful holiday season full of family…

Make It Monday: Bicycle Love

Guys… The Hubbs made the cutest manliest, ok, CUTEST little project you ever did see this week! Look at that sweet little bicycle! I just love it :). Steve had…

Scrapbooking, SMASHbooking

Hello Lovely Friends! Today I thought I would share a couple pics of the anniversary gift I made for Steve/us this year. I wanted to create a sort of scrapbook…

Another Anniversary

This month is the one year anniversary of our sweet little pup becoming part of our family… This is the photo of Asher that was with his adoption listing online……

Make It Monday: DIY Open Pantry

Don’t have a cutesie little cupboard to turn into an open pantry? No worries! This is still an option in your home. Read on to learn more! Great to be…

Autumnal Goodness

Oh Autumn… “Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.”–Emily Bronte I simply adore Autumn. It is my most treasured season, and is, to me, by far…

Make It Monday: Cookie Cutter Cards

It’s been raining here for the past couple of days, guys, and I just love it. I saw this image on Pinterest yesterday… Source …and I said YUP, that’s me :).…

A Pop of (Pillow) Color

In case you were wondering, yes, the Master Bedroom Makeover is still in progress, HA! I take a very long time to commit to decisions on paint colors, fabric for curtains,…

Homemade Calzones

I. love. calzones. Seriously. We have a favorite restaurant downtown that has AWESOME calzones, but the prices are a bit too high for us to enjoy them regularly. That is why…

Make It Monday: DIY Flower Arrangement

Who doesn’t love a good flower arrangement? Source ESPECIALLY ones with succulents in them… Probably my favorite bouquet of all time! Source GAH, just so gorgeous! While I love a great flower…

Wisdom

Do you ever run across that line in a poem or line of dialogue in a story that just makes you say YES…? Yes, that is good. That is right. That…

The Importance of Inspiration

What inspires you? What makes you smile? What makes you think deeply? What, for you, stirs up the emotions that cause you to question whether or not you are staying…

Make It Monday: DIY Laundry Detergent

Happppppy Monday, Friends! It has been a productive couple days around the cottage! The Hubbs and I have decided to be more purposeful and proactive with our meal planning (aka…

Life Update

Good Morning, sweet friends… It has been a while since I sat looking out the window very early in the morning, and I have missed the peace that comes in…

We’re Back with Some Oar Goodness!

How I have missed you friends! This past month was a very busy “season” for us, and it worked well to take a step back from all things internet for…

Custom Light Fixture Goodness

Hello Lovelies! I just realized I never posted about the custom light we made for the master bedroom! Silly me getting distracted  by our Cali vacation and all that ;).…

Make It Monday: Personalized Desktop Wallpaper

HELLLLOOOOOO!! We are back! Sorry we didn’t warn you about our blogging hiatus while we were away; I just didn’t want to broadcast our absence from home while our lovely…