My HomeGoods Finds

Wow, what a fun day at HomeGoods. You know when you go and sometimes EVERYTHING is just beautiful and perfect for your house? LOL  This was THAT day!  Look at all the fun things they had today. I wish I could buy it all. Of course, I have nowhere to put it. So sad. :(Read More

Makeup Picks for 2018

It’s a new year to reinvent yourself, try something new. Why not start by looking and feeling your best with our picks for our favorite makeup. We’ll start with Ashley’s pix first: L’Oréal True Match LUMI- This foundation has a nice dewy full coverage. It’s great for dry skin and most important, SPF 20. MilaniRead More

Christmas 2017

Ok, better late than never they say. With the holidays, work and the bitter cold weather I slacked off on the blog. I kept up with my Instagram account-that’s just easy, right? Well I’m here to share some of our Christmas décor from this past holiday. I kind of miss the warm, twinkly lights still.Read More

IKEA Coffee Table Hack

I have been following this blogger on Instagram for a year at least. I’ve always loved her coffee table. Imagine my surprise when I found out it was an IKEA hack! So what do they say, imitation is the greatest form of flattery?  Something like that. So I grabbed the hubs and off to IKEARead More

Fall Home Tour 2017

Welcome to our Fall home tour of 2017. Come on in and get cozy.    Ashley saw this wreath and really wanted it. I found it at Pier 1 and surprised her for her anniversary. Before I gave it to her I played with different ways to display it. Here are a few examples. I think it looksRead More

Old Cottage Charm

    My husband’s family has a lake cottage that we frequent from May-October.  We are very fortunate that we live close by so I can always pop in after work to cook out and go for a boat ride and watch the sunset before heading home and preparing for work the next day. AsRead More

Spring Decorating in My Home 2017

Well Spring is trying to make its appearance here but after a few beautiful warm days, it has decided to turn to showery, cold days again. (at least it’s not snowing!) We opened the lake house this past weekend but alas, the weather has kept us from enjoying it just yet. Future post about theRead More

My Linen Closet Organization

Do you notice how things just get shoved into a closet and eventually stuff just overtakes it? This is the story of my linen closet. I know most aren’t very big but I have to say I think mine is smaller than most. At least not as wide.  That’s my story and I’m stickin’ toRead More

Decorating Built-Ins

My friend called and said she needed some help with decorating her new built-ins her husband made. I can’t describe the fun I had running through HomeGoods with my phone taking pictures of anything I thought she might like. I hadn’t seen them in person and didn’t have dimensions yet but the thought of shoppingRead More