Tired of boring windows? Add a Flower …

A window flower box is one of the best ways add color, character, and beauty to the outside of your house. It’s a pretty simple project that most people can DIY in an afternoon. Here’s everything you need to know about the one we built, broken out into a few easy steps.

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.

Fall Front Door Decor: In 4 Easy Steps

I was sold on our house the moment I laid eyes on the front door and porch! Red door? Check! Front Porch? Check! I knew before I walked inside that this had to be it.

BACKYARD DIY SERIES PART IIII: Cedar Wood …

Today I’m letting Ryan takeover the blog again, because let’s face it… I am not what you’d call “handy”! And, he did a pretty awesome job building the cedar planter, so I thought it would be fun for him to share just how he pulled it off. Also, I get e-mails, texts, and DMs about how he built this thing…

Seeing The Potential!

Buying a home for the first time is intense. You, quite literally, have ALL the feelings at the same time.  You’re terrified you might not get the house you want, you find the house you want but it’s no longer available, you wonder why none of the houses your realtor is showing you look anything like the houses you’ve pinned on Pinterest. 

BACKYARD DIY SERIES PART III: Entertaining

We are back with part three of our Summer Backyard Series, and I am so excited I can’t stand it. Ryan has been showing off his handy work in the last two posts that you can see here and here, but now it’s my turn. There is little I love more in life than entertaining.