China Cabinet Facelift

This small china cabinet came from my grandparent’s home, and I almost didn’t take it because it wasn’t quite my taste. After some convincing (thanks mom) I decided to bring it home with plans to paint it. Once I got it settled in its new home I decided the stained wood worked (it’s also mahogany, […]

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Adding Winter Touches at Home

As the holidays come and go, it feels empty when the house is “undecorated”. I wrestle with whether to take down decorations and start the new year with a clean slate, or to keep some around and transition slowly so it feels cozy in the winter months. This year I opted to keep decorations scattered […]

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Christmas Home Tour 2017

Here we are, a week until Christmas! Where did this month go?!? If you follow me on Instagram you’ve seen the decoration overload… I’m pretty sure that every year I think “this is my favorite tree yet”. This year is no different. The last couple years I tried to focus on getting good foundations then […]

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Design Files: Living Room Inspiration

I was trying to remember the last time we had an overhaul in our living room decor, and other than a couple small pillow swaps I think it’s been a good 3 years, and that was just a new rug! Times are a’ changing though. We’re slowing getting new furniture, and I’ve been scouring Pinterest […]

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What’s In My Garden

Every year, by the time late summer comes around and the garden is pretty much done, I say “next year I’m just going to do a salsa garden: only things that will go in the makings of salsa!” The next year, I still plant things that I think we┬áneed. And the cycle continues; “next year…” […]

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