Living Room Board and Batten

We are well into November now and the Holidays are just around the corner.  Mark and I have been plugging away at the house and are making lots of progress.  For the longest time, the living room has looked like this and it seemed that it was going to look like this for awhile, but after taking a break, Mark got busy and finished this space, just in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas and now it's … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle Flash Sale 2017

Sometimes something really good comes across the internet and today is one of those days!  In fact, this is the last day of the Ultimate Homemaking bundle flash sale for this year and it ends tonight at 12:59 pm, so you don't have too long to wait to decide, but I wanted to bring it to your attention in case you might want to get in on it!The links in the post are affiliate links, so just a … [Read more...]

The Wedding Dress!

Hi, friends!  I posted a few pictures on my Facebook and Instagram page, but in case you missed those, Mark and I got married last weekend at Forsyth Park in Savannah and it was the sweetest ceremony.  Simple and easy, just the way we wanted it.  I took a few pics with my phone and we did  have a photographer there taking lots of pics which I should get back in a week or so and I will definitely … [Read more...]

Planting Those Containers for Summer

It's that time of year again, when I get outside and get those containers planted for the summer months. It's still nice right now and not too hot, but that will change quickly.  I love adding colorful annuals to my white planter boxes and it adds such beauty to the patio outside in my backyard.  I can't imagine my summer and outdoors without having some colorful summer plants added to my spaces, … [Read more...]

Browsing Scott Antiques in Fall

Several times here on the blog, I've shared shopping at Scott Antiques, that huge antiques market that's held once a month here in Atlanta. It's been going on for years and I've been going there for a least 20 years.  It's fun, it's inspirational, and you can see some really neat things.My sister is getting ready to paint her house again and losing the gold paint and going with a warm neutral … [Read more...]

Choosing Rugs

Rugs are such a fun topic of conversation and I don't talk about them often enough. I love rugs for creating a cozy layer on the floor and adding color and texture to a space. I've never been one to spend thousands of dollars on a rug (never had it to spend!) and I just couldn't imagine spending that much, but I know that some people do that. You can definitely spend a fortune on rugs, but I don't … [Read more...]

Dining Room Chair Updates!

This post is a very fun one to share and I can't wait to show you some exciting things happening in my dining room!Let me start by telling you the story of how my dining room came to be.  When I was living in Birmingham, I bought a new dining room table for the smallish dining room that was in the house, my first dining room ever.  I didn't have a dedicated dining room at my first house, so … [Read more...]

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