Stikwood Kitchen Peninsula

I can’t believe how much of a change my kitchen has undergone.  It isn’t done yet but it is so amazing what a little paint and new hardware can do.  But I think the biggest wow factor is my new peninsula.  Before it was plain, ugly and lacked any character.  Adding Stikwood to the front {…Read More…}





5 Ways to NOT Carve a Pumpkin

I have a love-hate relationship with carving pumpkins for Halloween. It takes a lot of energy for a decoration that will only last a night or two….if we’re lucky. I’ve been keeping track of no-carve pumpkin ideas, looking for fun ideas to personalize pumpkins without having to do any cutting or scooping. It’s time to share 5 Ways to NOT Carve a Pumpkin.

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5 Ways to Get This Look: Pretty Sitting Room

You guys, I think I’m in love…..with A ROOM.  This room, a beautifully decorated sitting room in the home of Katelyn James.  Katelyn is a photographer, and her artist’s eye for color and design really shows in this room that she decorated herself.  I can appreciate the fact that this room doesn’t have to be full of furniture to make a style statement.  It’s simply a beautiful room.

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5 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

While I love the effect of a glowing, scary-faced pumpkin on my porch on All Hallows Eve, I’m not exactly crazy about the slimy, seedy mess that goes along with carving pumpkins.  Plus, a carved pumpkin only lasts for a few days.  I’ve been saving great ideas for making pretty pumpkins without a single knife or slimy seed!  Take a look at these 5 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin that will take you beyond Halloween and into the rest of the fall season.

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