Warm and Cozy Winter Home

Warm and Cozy Winter Home

Happy Monday friends. How was your weekend? Can you believe that January is halfway through?  It seems like just a couple of days ago I was getting used to writing "2017" on documents. Sometimes I wish that time would slow down just a little bit in order to enjoy this Winter season more. Yes, I am one of those crazy people that loves Winter. Snow flurries, roaring fires, cute sweaters and snuggling on the couch. Capturing the season in my home ... read more

Winter Mantel Decor ~ Using White and Green

Winter Mantel Decor ~ Using White and Green

Once all of the holiday decor is taken down and put away, I love to focus on decorating my home for Winter. It's kind of like being given a clean slate and I am able to start out fresh and new. This is my first Winter season spent in this house and I want everything to look bright and fresh. Here is how I created my Winter mantel decor using white and green. The first thing that I did was remove everything from the mantel. After a month of ... read more

Italian Tomato Soup

Italian Tomato Soup

As soon as our weather chills the soup pot makes its appearance in the kitchen. Soup is eaten in my home at least twice a week if not more. Not to sound like a braggart, but I consider myself to be a pretty good cook. The other day it was extra chilly outside and I was craving a flavorful soup. After a quick peek into my pantry I pulled out the makings for what I hoped would be a tasty soup. My recipe for Italian tomato soup was born! Our ... read more

DIY Vintage Wooden Spool Decor

DIY Vintage Wooden Spool Decor

Before I discuss this DIY vintage wooden spool project, can we talk about our weather for just a second? I know that some of you think that Jenn and I are crazy for loving cold weather and snow, but we do. All week long the weather reports and meteorologists touted details of all of the snowfall in the Atlanta area. Jenn and I were in a frenzy of excitement as the experts promised "record snowfall", "Snowmageddon Part 2", and "snowpocolypse" ... read more

Get Organized: 8 Tools to Help

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With the new year always comes new resolutions. Some are similar to the year's past and others are brand new. Getting organized is a resolution I typically have on my list each year. As much as I would love to say I have mastered organization, I am far from it. Of course on my resolutions list this year, "Get Organized" was number two. I'd like to think I am pretty organized at work, but when it comes to my home, organization ebbs and flows. ... read more