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Farmhouse Kitchen Tour

T.G.I.A.F (Thank Goodness it’s almost Friday)! Today, I wanted to share a tour of our kitchen. Our home is an original farmhouse built in the 1890’s – however, the kitchen was later added-on and remodeled in 2013. Since the work was done prior to us owning the house, we weren’t able to put our own touch on its… Read more »

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Vintage Market Days of Saint Louis

Vintage Market Days! I too often say that it’s one of my favorite weekends of the year, but it’s true! I have it on my calendar for months in advance, and I look forward to it every year! If you’re not aware, most major cities hold a bi-annual antique festival called Vintage Market Days, and… Read more »

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Why Buy It When You Can DIY It!-Farmhouse Loveseat DIY

Hi friends!   I am sorry for being MIA. 2017 has been kicking my booty work wise and home/ blog has taken a back seat.   However, I am back with a vengeance, featuring a fun DIY that has been a show-stopper in my home and is so easy to duplicate. My sweet hubby always… Read more »

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New Year, New Vibes

Simplicity. It is a thing I think most of us crave after the business of the holidays. The last two months of the year are very fun in the way of decorating your home. However, I would be lying if I didn’t admit that at the turn of the New Year, I was ready to… Read more »

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“Stay A While” – My Christmas Dining Table

What a beautiful winter evening we are having here in the Midwest! All of the leaves have (mostly) fallen, and the cold weather is here to stay. Currently, I am curled up beside the tree, listening to the Kenny and Dolly Christmas Pandora Station, and I just can’t get over how much I love this season…. Read more »

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The Great Headboard DIY

After a crazy busy October, I am excited to be back on the blog train. I have some exciting things to show you through the holiday season! If you follow me on Instagram, you saw our hand made barn wood headboard this week. This one was truly a labor of love. I had an idea… Read more »

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“You’re Really Buying That?” – The Reward For Taking Risks

This past weekend I was out junking with my mom and husband. We were outside admiring this beautifully rusted pigeonhole cabinet, when a lady approached us. She asked me what I would do with the piece if I bought it, and I could sense the skepticism in her voice. I told her how I love… Read more »

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“My Chandelier Transformation”– DIY

Happy Tuesday, friends! With all the of Fall hubbub going on, I wanted to break up my posts to include a DIY project that isn’t necessarily Autumn-related. This is one of my favorite projects I’ve finished thus far. It was practically at no cost, and it completely changed the atmosphere of our living room. Before, there was… Read more »

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“First Day of Fall”– DIY

Happy Thursday, everyone! I don’t know about you, but as soon as September hits, I am immediately ready to cover my house with leaves and pumpkins. One thing that is always a challenge with changing seasons (and with decorating in general) are the expenses that come with transitioning seasonal decor. So the question is: how can I… Read more »

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My Decorating “Golden Rule”

Instant gratification. This is a desire that all of us experience and wrestle with daily. In a world where you can walk into a home store and have your whole home done in an afternoon (for a pretty penny), it is sometimes a hard concept to ignore. In my opinion, this is one of the… Read more »