Top 10 Posts of 2015

Top 10 Posts of 2015

It truly seems like I just started this blog a month ago so it’s hard for me to grasp that I have an entire year of actual data to gauge my top posts. I’m so very thankful for you regular readers and supporters and for the feedback and encouragement! The...
10 Reasons to Love Blue Apron

10 Reasons to Love Blue Apron

This is not a sponsored post. I just happened to receive my year in review from Blue Apron and decided to share my experience with you and my top 10 Reasons to Love Blue Apron. I have a Love/Hate relationship with Blue Apron. We tried it after a friend offered us a...
Our 2015 Thanksgiving Catastrophe

Our 2015 Thanksgiving Catastrophe

I posted Turkey Day tips here a few weeks ago and gave a glimpse into the direction I was going with decorating for our first time hosting Thanksgiving (and for 40+ guests to boot!). I normally wouldn’t share after a holiday because you would all forget about...
Black & Silver Halloween

Black & Silver Halloween

Just in case you aren’t yet sick of hearing about my dislike of all things Halloween, this post should get you there. A few weeks ago while we were decorating for fall and Halloween, I just couldn’t bring myself to put up our usual kid-friendly...
DIY No-Sew Pillows from a Table Runner

DIY No-Sew Pillows from a Table Runner

I truly do love playing with pillows when it comes to decorating. And while I love the easy DIY pillow covers I usually make, sometimes I want a design that isn’t available on any fabric. Especially if it’s an embroidered design. I generally swoon over...
Inside the Box – The Laughing Seahorse

Inside the Box – The Laughing Seahorse

I know it’s been forever since I have posted anything. Mostly because I’ve had a lot going on in other aspects of life which have prevented me from completing any projects to actually post about. It happens. I’ve also started another blog, The...
Double the Life of Cut Hydrangeas

Double the Life of Cut Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas are one of my favorite flowers to display in our home. I recently discovered how to double the life of cut hydrangeas and am beyond thrilled to extend the life of my beloved beauties! (And to make the money I spent on them go a little further!) I love the...
Easy DIY Pillow Covers

Easy DIY Pillow Covers

  I’ve always been a bit obsessed with the toss pillows in my living room. Once upon a time, I purchased Pottery Barn pillow inserts with covers and may have cried a bit over how much I spent. I quickly learned to only purchase their pillow covers on...
Pirate Party

Pirate Party

My youngest daughter has been obsessed with pirates since she was about six months old so I knew it was inevitable that we’d one day throw her a Pirate Party. Since we live in the Tampa Bay area, we are very familiar with living the life of a pirate. Growing...