Winter Home Tour – 12 Inspiring Homes

Winter Home Tour

We were so excited when we were asked to be a part of this winter home tour blog hop. Y'all know how much we love this season. Infusing our homes with warm and cozy elements is important to us. A big thank you to Amy of My Life From Home for organizing this tour. When the clutter of the holidays is stored and packed away the house can seem cold and barren. It's the perfect time to start with a clean slate...add some color, candlelight and ... read more

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

Rustic Christmas Kitchen Mantel

Rustic Christmas Kitchen Mantel

There is just something about having my home decorated for Christmas that makes me excited to get home from work and spend time relaxing. I think it's a combination of the twinkling lights, shiny ornaments, and fraser fir fragrance, which is one of my faves. This year I was only going to decorate my living and dining rooms, but then when I was in the kitchen, it just seemed to lack the same spirit as the other rooms. So I decided that our kitchen ... read more