Monday Morning Musings | No. 12

This weekend was full of my two favorite things, home improvements and entertaining! Honestly, I could use another weekend just like it. Since it was such a fun weekend I’ve decided to extend it into Monday evening, so No. 1 on this Monday’s 5 Favorite thing is…

5 Easy Steps To Styling Your Coffee Table

How many coffee tables have you bought in a single year? One? Two?  Try THREE! Last year Ryan and I cycled through three, yes THREE coffee tables before we landed on one we loved. So in honor of our struggle, today I’m breaking down my top 5 tips to making your coffee table ‘magazine ready’ in a matter of minutes! 

Re-Inspired in 5 Minutes

Lately I’ve been rediscovering the wonder of Pinterest.  I’ve been curating my Pinterest for several years now and as I’ve recently been revisiting older boards I am falling in love with it all over again! Here’s a few inspiring pins that I hope will get your creative juices going!

Entertaining with an Icon (Plus Giveaway!)

You can’t get any more iconic than Iris Apfel. When I heard she was launching a collection with Grandin Road I was all a buzz! Here’s a sneak peak at her amazing new home and decor line, plus WIN a signed copy of her new book!

3 Easy Steps to a Stunning Spring Table-Scape

I love having friends and family over and hearing their laughter, clinking of glasses, and the opening of just one more bottle of wine well into the night. Check out this gorgeous table scape and 3 tips to make your next dinner party gather an unforgettable experience!

Our Backyard Redesign: Building the Paver Patio

It’s finally here! This is Part 5 of the Backyard DIY series we started last Spring. Today we’re outlining how we laid the stepping stone and gravel path. This proved to be an easy, affordable way to transform our back yard. One year after, we’re still in love with this space!

Our Guest Room

By popular request, here are all the details about our little guest room and how we made this small space functional. It’s by no means over the top or extravagant, but it’s simple and styled.

The Best of Christmas Decorating: Fresh Magnolia

Last Tuesday I posted about our trip to The Magnolia Company Farm, I shared a behind the scenes peek at the Christmas magic they create (see here) there during the holiday season.  Today I’m so excited to share with you how we used a few pieces from The Magnolia Company to truly transform our home into a little Christmas dollhouse.