Before I plant this hydrangea, I wanted to enjoy it inside for a few days. Aren’t hydrangeas the prettiest flower? My favorite color is purple. Or, maybe it’s white. Well, I guess I like hydrangeas in every color. Have I ever shown you this view from our kitchen? It’s looking into the dining room. You […]
Today’s the day! It’s Reveal Day for our first Repurpose Design Series! If you’re new here to Buckets of Burlap…Welcome! I’m honored that you are visiting my blog 🙂 The challenge was to add #salvageswagger to our homes by finding a used item to repurpose for $20 or less. And without further delay… my […]
Last spring I planted two foxglove plants. After adoring them in photos on Pinterest, I really wanted to try to grow some in our garden. They are one of the prettiest cut-flowers. Well, good news is, they grew…and grew 🙂 Of course, I had to clip a few stalks to bring inside to enjoy. I […]
I believe in having fresh flowers on our table inside…it’s one of my favorite decorating tips. Candles and fresh flowers. When I grow up, I want to be a florist 😉 I love cutting all types of blooms and arranging them just so for little centerpieces. I thought three little goblets would look pretty full […]
Have you ever really thought about that verse? “Be still, and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 To be still…that’s not very easy for me. I’m usually one to stay busy, getting things done, multi-tasking. Projects, work, kids, home… Although, this past winter has been different. I’ve had the painful “frozen shoulder” and […]
I don’t know about you, but I love a really good salad. I mean, I’m a could-eat-salad-every-single-day kinda girl 🙂 And this salad…oh you’re going to want to rush to the market (we call it grocery store) and get these simple ingredients right away… This time of year, when the veggies are fresh, I enjoy […]Continue Reading...
Open the windows, clip some fresh blooms from the flower garden, and pull out your best dishes 🙂 It’s time to gather around the table! Just like Spring is my favorite season, setting a table is one of my favorite things to do for my family. I enjoy the process…Layering of textiles, stacking of […]
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 […]