Clay Pots are not just for Planting

Clay pot serving pieces

The decorators are back! It's time for our monthly posts filled with fun ideas for clay pots! Clay Pots are Not Just for Planting  I created serveware pieces with my clay pots. First up: Beverage Dispenser Stand We all have those cute beverage dispensers and some people (like me) have more than one! If you don't have one, let me know...I may ...

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Ladder Side Table Planter

How to make a ladder side table planter

Well that's a mouthful! Three in one repurposed ladder! Be sure to enter the HomeRight Finish Max Fine Finish Sprayer Giveaway at the end of the post! I'm excited to be a brand ambassador for HomeRight, each month I share a project and my readers get a chance to win awesome HomeRight products. How to make a Ladder Side Table ...

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Strawberries, Blueberries filled Cookie Cup Recipe

Strawberries and Blueberries in cookie cups #recipe

  Strawberries, Blueberries filled with cream cheese Cookie Cup Recipe It's strawberry picking time here in Georgia. I'm so lucky to live just a few miles from a huge strawberry farm, if you've ever been to Washington Farms, then you know what I mean. Of course they don't just grow strawberries...but right now they are. In my house any ...

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Southern Romance in Mobile Alabama

Southern Romance, kinda like an Officer and a Gentleman

It was the summer of 1983, I was freshly divorced, working in a sewing factory. A sewing factory located in a sleepy little bayou town, near Mobile Alabama. He walked in the building, like the scene from An Officer and A Gentleman. You know the one where Richard Gere.... Whoops, wrong romance! Southern Romance in Mobile Alabama Ok let's ...

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Gift Card Giveaway – $100

BHG at Walmart $100 Gift Card Giveaway

Could you use an extra $100? I'm excited to be partnering with Better Homes and Gardens at Walmart for todays awesome gift card giveaway! I don't think you'll have any problem finding something to spend a $100 Walmart gift card on! Do you see that Navy headboard? I am in love with it, the only problem is I don't need a headboard, because I ...

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Is Your Deck Ready for Summer Living?

Outdoor entertaining

I've been working on our outdoor space, and I wanted to share a few of my thrifty ideas... Is your deck ready for summer living? After moving in the fall, I could not wait to get started preparing our outside spaces for spring and summer. We have a wood deck off the living room and a cement patio under it. I love both spaces, even though the deck ...

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Coral and Aqua Patio Decor and a Recipe

Patio party decor ideas and a recipe

Coral and Aqua Patio Decor Ideas and a Recipe I'm working on creating the outdoor space of my dreams by incorporating a few new items along with projects from the past: like my thrifted candle sticks and tree stump side tables.  I shopped my house for others decor items, that quiet honestly, I'm just tired of. Rather than just getting rid of ...

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Inspiration Monday {Mother’s Day Inspiration and More}


Welcome to Inspiration Monday, we’re so glad you are here! If you’re needing a little inspiration, you are definitely at the right place.  Mother's Day Inspiration Spend a few minutes browsing all the fabulous and creative ideas our readers have shared below. Of course if you’re a blogger, link your latest creations and have your work seen on ...

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Putting Together My Office

Tiffany blue box, magnifying glass and pink rose. Just a few of my favorite things.

My Office - a little new, a little vintage  I know you've been wondering where all the magic happens, so today, wonder no more! My love of blues and greens stretch way beyond my wardrobe. But you probably already knew that. My office is really a little dormer area in our bonus room upstairs. There's just enough room under two windows for a ...

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Baskets for This and That

Baskets in decor

A group of decorator friends are joining me today to share how we use baskets in our decor. Baskets for This and That I was sitting here mostly doing nothing and thinking about what I was going to share, about using baskets. And a funny thing happened, I noticed that I was staring at three options. Right in front of my face. A basket ...

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