Master Bedroom and Sitting Room Progress

Hey, there and happy Monday to you all!  I've been working on the master bedroom and sitting room for the last few weeks and finally had time to take pics to share with all of you.  It's sort of scary putting rooms out there for everyone to see, because everyone is opinionated on what they like and so I share this with that thought in mind.  The room feels really good to us. I decorated it for … [Read more...]

How to Make a No Sew Bolster Pillow

Hey there and Happy Labor Day!  We are having a low key weekend, no traveling for us this time, but we are enjoying being at home on this last weekend of the summer.  Mark and I have 2 trips coming up in the next 2 months, so being at home on a holiday weekend isn't a bad thing when lots of other people are traveling.I'm going to share how I made a no sew bolster pillow in this post … [Read more...]

Adding Patio String Lights to the Deck!

Happy Monday!  Hope y'all had a good weekend and are enjoying these last days of summer. It sure flew by this year, but I have to admit I'm ready for cooler weather.  Speaking of cooler weather, we got some really fun string lights up on the patio and deck and those are going to be so nice for the Fall season in our backyard.I haven't updated you all since I finished staining the deck and it … [Read more...]

Painting Interior Doors & Changing Hardware

Over my years of home improvement projects, one of the best ways to update a house I've found, is to paint the interior doors a color other than white.  I've long been a fan of this practice and it continues into our new house. I've shared part of our painted doors downstairs, as well as changing out the hardware to new and improved, but I've continued upstairs and have finished all of those as … [Read more...]

The Man Cave

Hey, friends!  I've got an extra special treat today.  Mark is going to share his man cave and not only that, he's going to write the post about the man cave and how it came to be.Let me tell you a bit about my special man.  These are the traits that make him so endearing to me and why I fell in love with him. He's very sentimental, witty and sarcastic, keeps me laughing all the time, and has … [Read more...]

Before and After: Updating a Builder’s Grade House

Hey, friends! Still traveling this week and can't wait to share more about Charleston when I get home. It's been a very fun weekend at Haven and I'll share more about that later.In the meantime, I thought it would be fun to show some of the progress we've made in the house during the last year that we've lived here. Upgrading this builder's grade house that we bought has been a fun process and … [Read more...]

Staining the New Fence

This post is sponsored by Wagner Spray tools, all opinions are our own! Hey, friends!  It's a busy week this week for me.  I'll be heading to Charleston, SC on Wednesday for the Haven Conference and staying a few days after with Mark and we can't wait to check out the city again.  It's been too long!In the meatime, I've got another home project to share with you today.  We installed a new … [Read more...]