Tag Archives: organization

Shelf Styling

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  Hey there friends! And Happy August! I hope you are enjoying the last few days of summer break…hasn’t it gone by so quickly?! You know how I like to change things around often, right? Well, shifting things around also leads to restyling…and I wanted to share a few tips for styling open shelves.    […]

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Shelf Styling

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Hey there! Are you enjoying the beautiful spring weather? We have had enormous amounts of rain! Enormous! Rain rain go away…is what we’re singing! Today I’m sharing ways to style your shelves. I always think of contrasts when styling shelves…if the shelves are dark wood, I try to place lighter items together to create a […]

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Grainsack Curtain

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The heat has been almost unbearable here the last few weeks! We’ve tried to keep our window blinds closed and doors shut to keep our cold air from escaping :/ Here at the kitchen sink, this little window lets a lot of evening sun inside. In order to keep some of the direct sunlight out, […]

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Let’s Talk Flea Market Finds

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Don’t you just love a great flea market? We first started shopping at Canton Trade Days in Texas around 2008. Canton is our favorite flea market…and where we’ve found the majority of the vintage pieces in our home. These little vintage water wheel buckets came from Canton…I think it was in 2010. The dealer sold […]

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A Desk with a Cubby Shelf

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  Remember last November, when we had our Barn Sale? Well, I got this fabulous cubby shelf from the sweet ladies at Junkin on Main…painted it white and it’s one of my favorite pieces 🙂 And remember in this post, when I said a Pinterest photo prompted me to rearrange furniture? Well…this is what I […]

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A Sofa Table

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  I know you do this…find a gorgeous photo on Pinterest, and then you find yourself re-arranging the furniture in your whole house, just to create “that look” 😉 Well, yes, sometimes I do that too. So…my sweet kids helped me move a few larger pieces around from the dining room to the family room. […]

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A Story for Sunday

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I’ve always had a deep love for the written word. When I was little, I could spell complicated words easily. Words and reading came effortlessly. And books, oh how I adore books. As a teacher, I have literally thousands of books 🙂 I’m usually always in the middle of reading two or three books at […]

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Crate Coffee Table and A Story About Me

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They told me it was a vintage crab cage…but it looks like a chicken crate to me 🙂 Whatever it was, now it’s a coffee table- in our family room. I’m drawn to the raw wood mixed with all the white… You know what? I’m not an interior decorator. I actually have a degree in […]

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