This post is written in conjunction with my partnership with Command Brand. Today I want to share with some simple Christmas front door ideas.  Now, I don’t want you to worry that I have already decorated my front door in November, I am not that … [Read more...]


Vintage Bottle Tree

  Today I want to share a fun project with you – a vintage bottle tree.  I first saw one on vacation this summer and I was so smitten by them.  Then, after doing a little bit of research, I discovered that they are a southern tradition for … [Read more...]


Garage Entry Fall Makeover

  Recently, Wayfair challenged me to complete a DIY makeover on a front entry.  Actually two of them - first spruce up the whole area, and then freshen it up for fall.  I knew right away I didn't want to do my front door.  That area has had … [Read more...]


DIY Galvanized Top Bench

I have been so enjoying really dressing up my porch this summer and creating some fun projects.  This time, my crew and I made a DIY Galvanized Top Bench for our front porch.  I have long wanted a bench to “just fit” this spot by our front door.  And … [Read more...]


DIY Rope & Shell Beach Flag

For my family, summer is about waiting to get to the beach!  But, before we can get there, there are softball games to be finished up and camps to be attended.  So, this year, I thought I would bring a little bit of the beach right to my front porch … [Read more...]


Summer Front Porch Decorating

This is a sponsored post, although all opinions and ideas are my own.   Don’t you think the whole concept of blogging is a little strange?  I know, that is an odd question coming from a blogger. But here I am, sharing with you about … [Read more...]


DIY Solar Paper Lantern

Today is a fun day around these parts.  Today is all about "Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue"!  Not only am I sharing my fun project, a DIY solar paper lantern, but I am also sharing links to 110 other red, white and blue themed projects.  … [Read more...]


Summer Home Tour!

Although the calendar does not yet officially say so, I say - it's summer! And what better way to start things off then with a summer home tour - hosted by the ever lovely Gina of the Shabby Creek Cottage. If you are joining me from "Jenn … [Read more...]


Outdoor: Vintage Silverware Whirligig

Today, I thought we would visit one of my favorite projects perfect for this time of year. I made my first attempt at pounding the tar out of vintage silverware (larger serving utensils), stamped them and attached them to a vintage baby … [Read more...]


Warm Weather Outdoor Decorating Ideas

I actually opened windows in my house today. And it was glorious. Tomorrow, though it is going to be cold again.  But that is okay.  I just needed a taste to start.  To start thinking and planning for new ideas for outdoor decorating. … [Read more...]


Front Porch Makeover on a Budget

***Update - After the winter and some time inspecting this project, we have found that there were some issues with the application and it did not weather well.  We have decided to remove the product and come up with a new solution.  We think we may … [Read more...]