Fall Front Porch

There is so much inspiration for a Fall Front Porch. I love this idea from My Southern Style Blog. The porch at Just a Girl Blog is also georgeous. My Fall Front Porch. I hope you have a nice day! xo Marie

Fabulous Fall!

I love all things pumpkin! When I saw this pretty picture below I realized I could create it myself with items I have already. Here is my version. I am really feeling the Fall in my house. I love chilly mornings, home made pumpkin bread, the smell of autumn and cozy nights around the fireplace. … Continue reading

Coffee Station

I love the Coffee Station my daughter, Lindsay, created in her house. It’s warm and cozy and adds greats color. Plus, it’s useful storage for her kitchen. She got most of it from one of my favorite places, World Market. The pretty Coffee mugs, the decorative wall hooks, and the shelves are all from World Market. … Continue reading

Studio Apartment Layout

My son, Ryan, recently moved into his own apartment. He asked me to help him with the layout. It’s pretty hard to fit everything into such a small space. But I found some great ideas on Pinterest: He liked this idea of separating the bed from the family room with a tall book shelf. Here is … Continue reading

World Market Favorites

Every time I step into World Market I am in love with everything I see. Here are a few of my favorites: I am drooling over this mint green vintage Canister. it is only $5.00 for the small one and $7.00 for the larger one. This Teal Inverness bowl is so pretty and it’s on sale … Continue reading

Kitchen Rules

This Sign is in my kitchen. I saw a similar one at Marshalls and decided to make one for me. I just changed it up a bit to fit my life. I hope you have a happy weekend! xo Marie Linked to Serenity Now Blog

Welcome Summer!

My new sign. It was easy to make. I just typed it, printed it and put it  in the frame. 😊 The idea is from an Instagram picture fom Kasey Buick. She has beautiful pictures! Have a nice weekend! xo, Marie Linking up to Serenity Now Blog

Exterior Paint Reveal

BEFORE AFTER We are so happy with the way it turned out. Paint details are as follows: Dunn Edwards Paint The brown is a special mix because we brought them a paint chip from our neighbors house and they matched it. The front door is Red Ink. The trim is Swiss Coffee. The shutters are Black … Continue reading

Exterior Paint

It is time to paint our house and we are planning a BIG change in color. We have driven around many neighborhoods to get ideas and agreed on painting the house brown with white trim, black shutters and a red door. The pictures below are the inspiration.  The first picture is from Better Home and … Continue reading

Family Room and Entryway – Painted

We painted the Family room and entry. The yellow is gone and it is now a nice shade of light brown – Stone House by Benjamin Moore.  I also changed up a few decorations. The little shelf in my entry was dark green and I painted it white to fit in with the colors better. My … Continue reading