DIY & Decor

Affordable Art Online from Minted

This is the second week in a little mini series I'm doing all about finding affordable art online for your home.  I chatted a ton last week about art in general, why I'm doing the series, and what art means to me AND shared some of my favorite prints from Artfully...

DIY Gold and White Winter Wreath

I love making wreaths for different seasons, especially winter and Christmas!  See how I used a simple, gold macrame ring to make a DIY gold and white winter wreath! I can't believe the Christmas season is here!  Time definitely goes a lot faster as an adult... We...

It’s Shopping Time: The Best Cyber Monday Deals

Put on your sweatpants and hoodie, grab a cup of coffee, and shop this year's best cyber Monday deals for your home! I don't know about you guys, but I loathe shopping. Being a girl, I know I'm "supposed" to like shopping.  I guess I don't really fit into the...

Where to Find Affordable Art Online for your Home – Part 1

You may be surprised at how many online resources there are now for purchasing quality art at a reasonable price.  I can't wait to show you my favorite places to find affordable art online plus share a few of my favorite pieces. For the majority of my life, I didn't...

3 Stylish Ways to Display Family Photos

I think the opinion that you can't have a stylish home AND display family photos is outdated and inaccurate.  Today, I'm going to show you 3 stylish ways to display family photos in your home! I don't remember where I heard this but when we were selling our old home,...

15+ Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags

Believe it or not, Christmas is just around the corner.  Today I rounded up over 15 of my favorite free printable Christmas gift tags that add the perfect pretty finishing touch to your presents!   Sigh. I truly can't believe Christmas is only weeks away.  I...

Lazy Girl’s DIY Typography Art

See how easy it is to make pretty art typography prints from your favorite quotes for free!!  This is the lazy girl's way to DIY typography art!   It’s the second Wednesday of the month which means it’s time for another Inspire My Creativity Link Party! This month's...

Hearth & Hand with Magnolia at Target!!!

I don't normally post on Sundays but I couldn't let today go by without letting you know about Hearth & Hand by Magnolia that's available TODAY at Target!! Unless you've been living under a rock, you've heard about Chip and Joanna's new affordable home decor line at...

Where to Buy Budget Friendly Faux Houseplants

Every room needs at least one plant in it.  Or in my case, 10 plants per every room ;).  See where I found my two favorite budget friendly faux houseplants! I think it's no secret now that I'm an aspiring plant lady. There's one particular little shop in Pittsburgh...

Crafts

Farmhouse Style Upcycle: DIY Chalk Painted Tray

See how I added some farmhouse style to an upcycle project with a DIY Chalk Painted Tray! *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my full disclosure policy for more details* It's time for another month of Inspire Me Creativity link party! Last month I fixed...

DIY Ombre Matted Picture Frames

See how I transformed regular {boring} white matted pictures frames into DIY ombre matted picture frames! It's time for another month of Create with Me DIY Challenge!  I missed last month because I am a serious procrastinator and missed the deadline.  But, you can...

Monthly Baby Photos: How to Make a DIY Letterboard

Looking back on monthly baby photos from their first year of life is so special.  Learn how I made a DIY Letterboard to mark each month of our sweet little girl's first year. *This post contains affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy for more details*...

5 Minute Faux Succulent Terrarium

Decorating with faux succulents looks just as pretty as the real ones!  Check out how I made this DIY faux succulent terrarium in just 5 minutes! *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my full disclosure policy for more details* Hello and welcome back to...

Simple Floral Farmhouse Wreath

This simple floral farmhouse wreath is perfect for spring and summer and took only a few minutes to make! *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my disclosure policy for more details* Who here is ready for Spring?! If you're jumping up and down and screaming...

Rustic DIY Planter using Book Pages

It's time for another Create with Me DIY Challenge.  For this month's challenge, see how I made a rustic DIY planter using book pages! It's that time again - time for another Create With Me DIY Challenge.  And you guys certainly aren't making this project easy!! When...

Farmhouse Spring Mason Jar Planter

Welcome in Spring by making an easy mason jar craft with a beautiful farmhouse flower arrangement.  This farmhouse spring mason jar planter is SO easy to make! Can you believe it's MARCH already?!  It seems like Christmas was just yesterday. While the time is flying...

How to Make Your Own Rustic String Art

I can't wait to show you how I made the cutest rustic string art heart using barn wood for our farmhouse nursery.  It adds rustic charm to her room! Even though we haven't made any big progress in the farmhouse nursery the past few weeks, I've been busy completing a...

DIY Fabric Flower Garland

I can't wait to show you how I made this DIY fabric floral garland from inexpensive linen samples.  It adds the perfect rustic touch to our farmhouse style nursery. Welcome back for another month of Create with Me Challenge!  Last month,  I made a personalized nursery...

Design

3 Stylish Ways to Display Family Photos

I think the opinion that you can't have a stylish home AND display family photos is outdated and inaccurate.  Today, I'm going to show you 3 stylish ways to display family photos in your home! I don't remember where I heard this but when we were selling our old home,...

Modern + Vintage Master Bathroom Design Plan

Modern Vintage Master Bathroom Design Plan!  Sharing how I'm combining vintage items with mixed metals and modern lines to get that modern vintage look.     You guys, this bathroom is going to kill me. It's not just a renovation.  We are actually turning a closet into...

Mixing Metals In The Bathroom

Mixing metals in the bathroom is so on trend and not a decorating faux pas anymore!  See which metals mix well together and how to use different toned metals to warm up a design.   One of my favorite design trends is mixing metals. And, in particular, BRASS!  I...

My Favorite Modern Home Decor from Target

In case you missed it, Target released a new line of modern home decor called Project 62.  I've rounded up my favorite modern items from Target that can span multiple design styles. You may think you're not in the right place given the post title. But, you guys, I'm...

Modern Vintage Bathroom Inspiration

We are starting our master bathroom renovation and I'm sharing my favorite bathroom designs that have inspired me for our Modern Vintage Bathroom!   I am SO excited to finally start sharing inspiration and plans for our master bathroom renovation!  It feels like I've...

Design Inspiration: Wallpaper Is in Style Again!

Adding wallpaper to a room or wall is sure to add style to any space.  See some of my favorite rooms with wallpaper for design inspiration and get help finding wallpaper for you! Hello, friends! I have a small secret I've been keeping from you.  Okay, more of a BIG...

5 Ways to Save on your Bathroom Renovation

Learn 5 different ways to save on your bathroom renovation without sacrificing style.   I am so excited to be participating in a brand new link up hosted by Carrie from Lovely, Etc!  I have to admit, Carrie's blog was one of the first I ever followed AND I used her...

How to Create the Perfect Layered Rug Look

I've rounded up my favorite rugs to show you how to create the perfect layered rug look!   *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my full disclosure policy for more details* Happy Friday! A little while back, I posted about one of my favorite design trends:...

Design Inspiration: Layered Rugs

Tons of design inspiration and examples of how to use layered rugs in any room in your home to add texture and style.   One of my favorite design trends as of late has been using layered rugs! Even just a single rug in a room draws your attention, creates a cohesive...

Seasonal

How to Create the Perfect Farmhouse Neutral Fall Tablescape

This post was sponsored by Cost Plus World Market and also contains affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Please see my full disclosure policy for more details. With Fall just around the corner, I've come up with the perfect design for an everyday...

5 Minute Faux Succulent Terrarium

Decorating with faux succulents looks just as pretty as the real ones!  Check out how I made this DIY faux succulent terrarium in just 5 minutes! *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my full disclosure policy for more details* Hello and welcome back to...

Simple Floral Farmhouse Wreath

This simple floral farmhouse wreath is perfect for spring and summer and took only a few minutes to make! *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my disclosure policy for more details* Who here is ready for Spring?! If you're jumping up and down and screaming...

Simple Spring Farmhouse Mantle

Decorate your mantle in farmhouse style with this simple spring farmhouse mantle!   Hello, friends and happy almost Spring!!  Though you would have no idea here from all of the snow, Spring is less than a week away! And boy, I can't wait for some warmer temperatures!...

Farmhouse Spring Mason Jar Planter

Welcome in Spring by making an easy mason jar craft with a beautiful farmhouse flower arrangement.  This farmhouse spring mason jar planter is SO easy to make! Can you believe it's MARCH already?!  It seems like Christmas was just yesterday. While the time is flying...

18 Creative DIY Planter Ideas

Sharing 18 creative and DIY planter ideas to get you ready for spring!   I cannot believe it's MARCH already. In just a few short weeks I'll be spending every day soaking in the sunshine and warmth with my little kiddos.  There's not much I don't love about the spring...

How to Make Your Own Faux Garland

This faux greenery garland took only a few minutes to make but saved tons of money and adds rustic, farmhouse charm to any season. Well, I can't believe it's going to be Christmas THIS weekend!  Crazy how fast the time goes. I have shared sooo many Christmas DIYs with...

12th Day of Craftmas – Mason Jar Infused Alcohol

On the 12th day of Craftmas we have made for you a Mason Jar Infused Alcohol. Hello and welcome back for the final day of Craftmas!!  I hope you loved the 12 days of Craftmas series.  I know I had so much fun participating with some talented blogging friends (Meet Our...

11th Day of Craftmas – Wooden Personalized Sign

On the 11th Day of Craftmas we have made for you a Personalized Wooden Sign. Hello and welcome back for the 11th day of Craftmas! I am so excited to be participating in a fun little series called the 12 days of Craftmas with 3 of my blogging friends (Meet Our Life,...

MOm Life

Kid Craft: DIY Suncatcher using Real Flowers

Happy Friday, everyone!!  We have had a pretty rough week around here.  Charlie is teething like ALL the teeth at one time, apparently.  My normally sweet, calm boy is a drooling nightmare.  I'm sure all you mamas can relate to these sleepless nights.  It brings me...

Motherhood: An Easter Reflection on Holiness

Happy Spring!!  Of course on the first day of spring, it snowed here in Pittsburgh, haha.  It really never fails.  I'm very much looking forward to warmer weather and outside play time.  I have zero mom friends {sad face} so I've spent most of the winter cooped up...

Remembering Grace: Reflection for Mamas

You guys!!  I can't even begin to explain how excited I am to write my first post.  I have been overthinking about what my first post would be, what on earth would I write??  Is anyone actually going to read this?  There were so many ideas jumping around in my head,...