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Design Chat: Accessorizing Bookshelves and adding the finishing touches

I received an email from one of my blog reader, Megan who was looking for help with the wall decor and accessorizing the built-in bookshelves in her family room. The bookshelves and the walls have been empty for 3 years and Megan doesn’t know where to start with a decorating plan. She is also struggling with the sofa, which she’s not a fan…

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Favorites Of The Week {a little of this and a little of that}

Happy weekend friends! I don’t know about you but I can’t wait for spring to get here.  When I was driving home the other day I noticed that the The weather in my neck of the woods as been all over the place.  One day it’s 40 degrees and the next day it’s 70.  I need mother nature to settle down…

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Valentine’s Day Tablescape In My Favorite Colors

This year Valentine’s Day was going to be super low-key because my hubby was scheduled to have dental surgery that morning.  Luck was on our side and his dental work was pushed up to this week so now we can plan something a little more special.  We thought about going out to dinner but have decided to stay in, relax and…

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DIY Inspiration: Project Footstools {the Inspiration}

A several weeks ago I came across this pair of round footstools at one of my favorite flea markets and snapped them up.  Despite the fabric being hideous the bones of the ottomans were in good shape and I knew they would make for a great DIY transformation. Plus I couldn’t pass up the $11 price tag.  #thriftscore My initial vision is to recover the…

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Product + Inspiration: Blue & White Garden Stools

via One of my favorite accent furniture pieces is a garden stool.  Specifically blue and white garden stools. As the popularity of chinoiserie and blue and white decor has gained steam over the last few years, so has the use of garden stools as a decorative accent. If you’ve never considered a garden stool as part of your decor, let me…

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Inspiration Notebook: February 2017 (the year is blooming)

INSPIRATION NOTEBOOK–FEBRUARY 2017 Did everyone have a great weekend?  I was a busy bee but did make time to watch the Super Bowl last night.  That game just about killed me.  Talk about suspense and sitting on the edge of your seat.  Of course I was pulling for Atlanta to win and hate that it came down to the last…

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Favorite Of The Week–An eclectic mix!

It’s Saturday and I’m up early and headed off to the gym to swim.  I may not have mentioned it before but I swam competitively when I was younger. Over the years, as life got busy I drifted away from swimming but I’ve been feeling the urge to get back in the pool. And I have to tell you that it feels so…

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Gift Wrap Inspiration: Pleated Paper Valentines Wrap

Whew!  We made it to Friday.  I have had a jammed packed week and I’m glad the weekend is upon us.  Even though I have some work to catch up on this weekend, I also plan to enjoy some down time and watch all the festivities surrounding the Super Bowl.  And yes I’ll be rooting on the Falcons! I’ve got…

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