DIY Tea Towel Art

DIY Tea Towel Art It's amazing what you rediscover when you unpack moving boxes. Even though I have currently been moved into our vacation townhome for several months, there are still a ton of packed boxes in the garage. This is because these particular boxes were meant to go to a storage unit until a decision can be made as to where our next home will be. Somehow they ended up here instead of there and I finally got sick and tired of tripping ... read more

Spring Green Coffee Table Decor

Spring Green Coffee Table Decor

Two things I can't get enough of right now - spring green and white. I’m continuing this color from my spring mantel decor.  A big benefit of a neutral color scheme is that I can add almost any color to it. The living room walls are painted in the soothing Benjamin Moore color of Gray Owl. Typically this room is full of my favorite color of blue in different hues, but I wanted to change it up for spring. Green and white just screams out "fresh" ... read more

Welcome Spring with These 10 Items

The Spring season is a wonderful time of transformation. This new season reawakens from hibernation and explodes with new life. Temperatures become warmer, new growth emerges and progresses into beautiful flowers, blooms and greenery. Symbolically this season is also the start of new projects. We spring clean our homes and lighten and brighten our decor. We exchange our heavy boots in favor of flip-flops and have our first pedicure of the season ... read more

Spring Green Mantel – Home with Decor

Spring Green Mantel Decor

Each year as the spring season arrives we are giddy with delight. Spring signals new growth, new beginnings and fresh starts. Even though in our region of the world the temps have dipped again and our trees are barren - there are definite signs that Spring is happening. Birds are happily making their nests, pollen from the conifer pines is present on our patio furniture, azaleas and dogwoods are in full bloom and the leaves of flowering bulbs ... read more

Painted Picture Frame Wreath – Thrift Store Upcycle

We are so excited to be back with our monthly installment for the Thrift Store Upcycle Challenge series! Even more exciting is that we created this painted picture frame wreath for the front door. But wait...we are getting ahead of ourselves. If you are a regular follower...thank you! If you are a new visitor, we are so glad that you are here. This series is where we take a thrift store item and upcycle it into a new decor item. Here's how ... read more