New home, new interior adventures!  It's been a long hunt for our new Chicago home but we are in!  Still in total overwhelm, but also giddy with all the projects plans that we have on the brain.  I have stored...

Had such a nice fall break at the little green cottage last week.  Was reminded how much I love the porch.  When I bought it the porch was one of the spots I couldn't wait to decorate.  It seemed like...

In an effort to stay authentic on the blog, I would like to share a DIY project that as my friend would say was 'an epic fail.'   Not every project is smooth sailing during every stage.  Some have minor...

It's been a crazy couple of months since the closing on the little cottage.  Still letting it sink it.  Not one to usually rush decorating and furnishing projects, but since I wanted to be up and running for summer the...

When I get antsy, I have realized instead of launching into a huge design makeover, sometimes I just need a little bitty craft project to feed the creative bug.  Even better when it can be completed in about an hour...

Haven't done a home post lately so here we are.  Envisioning a room design from scratch is tough  - but I'm fairly confident in my copy-cat-then-add-my-twist abilities.  When embarking on a remodel, big or small, a photo to refer back...

I've had a photograph floating around for months that I've been wanting to frame. It's a very old photo of my grandmother kneeling beside my mother as a little girl; I love that I can perfectly see my mom's face...

One thing about having a blog is that it makes me follow through - even if it's 6 months later!  This past Fall I really wanted to update my living room.  And I am officially done.  I am not a...