December 6, 2016

A Remarkable Gift Of Christmas - A Flocked Tree


Continuing on with where I left off yesterday at the beach house, because I shot these over the weekend and I have a story to tell you. A story about giving...and receiving and I think that at this time of the year it might ring true to many of my readers. My absolutely GORGEOUS tree is involved, so come read the tale.

December 5, 2016

Breathtaking Blue - Beautiful A Timeless Home Trend


Blue hues...from indigo to navy, are some of the hottest color trends in home decor. You see them in all styles of homes from traditional to modern and this timeless hue has always had a place in my heart. It may be a trend, but it's a welcome one in my thought process that sort of disappeared off the mainline radar of favor for a short time and I feel is now here to stay. Blue has so many hues, and is the sort of color that you can go bold with or...

December 3, 2016

The Good - The Interesting - The Sadness- Week In Review


It's been a busy week, a productive week, an interesting week and yet a very sad week for me. Busy with lots of photo shoots for upcoming blog posts. Did I tell you that I have received 3 amazing Christmas trees from three incredible sponsors? I shared the first of those in THIS POST the other day and I'm so grateful for the love that it's received in blog land:-). I'll be sharing the other trees with you soon and much more holiday decor with tips for entertaining too.

December 2, 2016

How To Easily Build And Paint A Table With No Nails


I know, I are expecting another holiday post today...right? Well taking a mini break from that and if you are a DIY type of woodworking and constructing person...we have an updated post today on making your own table with a twist. The twist will mean that you can easily move it, easily paint it and take it apart with virtually no tools! So let's get started and if you aren't into doing furniture things from scratch you might want to move on in to another one of my posts instead...

December 1, 2016

Elegant and Simple Christmas Living Room in White


I'll admit...I just love decorating and designing rooms for the seasons and Christmas offers so many possibilities that it's hands down my very favorite! Today I'm sharing my living room done in a snowy elegant and simple white theme and that's how I get the feeling of it being cold outside baby, even though I live in South Florida where snow would be an anomaly. I'm sitting in the air conditioned comfort of this room as I pen the post today...and it's probably one of my favorite Christmas looks to date in here! Let me give you a few tips and ideas as well as

November 30, 2016

Festive and Thrifty Homemade Holiday Gift Wrapping Ideas

Did you shop the Black Friday, Shop Small Saturday or Cyber Monday sales my friends? Ayye, I have a headache from all of the emails that I received selling things and after awhile I just had to stop looking! I generally do my shopping early and as soon as Target came out with their line of Christmas goodies I was in the store for some Sugar Paper wrapping. This isn't sponsored or any of that...I just love their paper, boxes and ribbon and have been buying it for several seasons now. I was IN LOVE when I saw the shelves being stocked this year with PINK and GOLD. Not just any pink, but BLUSH PINK. I hope that the men in my life won't mind receiving gifts tied up in decidedly...