Simple Christmas Decor

The Grinch made me do it. Who knew our traditional Friday family movie night would result in my favorite Christmas decor addition in our home? Contrary to the Grinch’s view of Christmas, the movie put me in the Christmas spirit early which I’m not complaining about. Whoville is so whimsical and unique which inspired me…… Continue reading Simple Christmas Decor

Holiday Gift Guide for Her

Happy Wednesday friends. I’m sharing my first gift guide of the season for that lady in your life. I’ve selected items that have become staples in my life that are for the home, personal wear & for the active lifestyle that is a priority in my daily schedule. It’s also important to slow down and…… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide for Her

Board & Batten Accent Wall

For $40 in material, you can update any room with a simple accent wall. The motivation behind our master bedroom refresh was my vision to lighten up the space completely. Some of my favorite rooms have been spaces we stayed at on vacations. The retreat-like ambiance always relaxes us the most so having that in…… Continue reading Board & Batten Accent Wall

Shiplap + Bathroom Redesign

If you’re looking to add shiplap to a wall or room in your home on a budget, this post is for you.  I’m sharing how you can update a standard builder grade bathroom into a modern farmhouse design. We transformed this space: Into this newly designed space for a total of $315.  The shiplap wall…… Continue reading Shiplap + Bathroom Redesign

DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt

  Seeing potential in our home has always been a fun challenge for my husband and I.  We prefer to start with a clean slate and add finishing touches that fit our style.  One main thing our home lacked on the exterior when we moved was curb appeal.  We made plans early on to add…… Continue reading DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt

DIY Wood & Metal Hooks

This simple DIY project is perfect for a rainy day.  You can plan ahead and snag these hooks for 1/2 off when they are in the sale rotation at Hobby Lobby. Materials: 1- 1×6 Pine Board (1 board allowed for the 3 different wall hooks you see pictured) Wall Hooks – sourced from Hobby Lobby (they are…… Continue reading DIY Wood & Metal Hooks

The Magnolia Venture

There came a day when visiting Waco, Texas was added to my bucket list.  Like many, Fixer Upper became my favorite reality show.  Joanna’s effortless style was right in line with mine and spoke to my heart.  Did anyone else feel like they were living their dreams vicariously through Joanna when the show aired?  I…… Continue reading The Magnolia Venture