Animal-Inspired DIY: Owl Lamp Makeover

This month’s “Get Your DIY On” theme is “Animal-Inspired DIYs”, and let me tell you, I had a great idea that incorporated Halloween and an animal-inspired DIY.  Only problem?  I totally spaced that it would need to be done this Thursday.  Doh! But, do not fear!  I have a fun animal-inspired DIY project to pull […]


15 Favorite Fall Decor Ideas

Believe it or not, I’ve been at this blogging thing for almost four years to the day.  If you click that “Archive” scroll down menu to your right, and scroll allll the way to the bottom, you’ll see that I posted my very first post in September of 2012.  I actually beg of you not […]


Fall Porch Blog Hop

It’s the first day of fall, and the decorating is in full-swing around here!  I’m so excited to be taking part in an awesome Fall Porch Hop today with some amazing and talented bloggers!  If you’re stopping by from The Happy Housie, welcome! ~ So, it’s obviously no secret that I love to decorate.  But, […]

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My Favorite Wall Treatment: Removable Wall Paper

There are so many wall treatments to love, but there is one wall treatment in particular that has really gained a lot of popularity lately:  Shiplap. Now, I happen to love shiplap and have yet to see a planked wall that I didn’t go gaga for, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t many other kinds […]

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Fall Home Tour 2016

The air is turning crisp, the nights are ending earlier, and I am layering scarves into my work outfits.  We must be transitioning to fall.  I recently read something that compared September to the calm before the storm.  The last long deep breath before the craziness of the holidays starts… I thought it was brilliant. […]


20 Fabulous Fall Ideas

Happy Sunday, Friends! Today my Get Your DIY On cohosts and I are excited to share our favorite picks from this month’s “Fall Favorites” themed link party!  It’s hard to believe, but our monthly themed link party just turned three! {If you feel inspired to pin any of these creative ideas, please click over to […]

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Rope-Wrapped Ikea Topiaries

I’m going to tell you a story, friends.  One that you may not even believe.  One that I wouldn’t believe myself if it hadn’t happened to me. It happened about a month ago… You may remember when I shared all about our family’s summer vacation.  It was a road trip.  One that should take normal […]

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DIY Sign for Fall

I don’t know about you, but I find that inspiration for projects comes from the most unexpected of places.  That certainly is the case with my DIY sign for fall.  🙂 I’ll see something, and suddenly I have an idea pop into my head… This time it was an old, antique school desk.  Now, before […]

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Get Your DIY On: DIY Fall Favorites

Happy Sunday, Friends, and welcome to the party!! I don’t know about you, but after the extremely hot summer we had, I am SO ready for fall! This month’s theme is sure to put you in the mood for fall too. It’s all about fall favorites! I know ya’ll have some great projects to share! […]

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Fall Dining Room and Tablescape

I am in a bit of denial that summer is pretty much over.  If it’s still hot and muggy, and the cicadas are still singing, and I’m still wearing sandals to work, then it’s definitely still summer…right?! Even though we’re in the last lovely days of summer, I’ve been getting my home ready for Fall […]

A Summer Barn Wedding with DIY Details via House by Hoff

A Summer Barn Wedding

Isn’t it crazy that summer is almost over?!  The time has flown, and I can’t believe it’s been several months since I photographed a beautiful barn wedding back in June.  Barn weddings are my favorite!  There’s just something awesome about mixing rustic and elegant details together… The bride and her family DIYed many of the wedding […]


20 DIY Storage Solutions

Happy Sunday!  I’m popping in today to share some of the awesome storage ideas that were linked up at this month’s “Get Your DIY On” party!  I always need help with storage and organization, so these ideas were especially inspiring and helpful!   Enjoy the features, and remember to pin from original sources! Refinished Dresser […]

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Summer Vacation 2016: Part 2 Kiawah Island, SC

I’m back today to wrap up a 2-part series on our recent summer vacation to Kiawah Island, SC.  I always like to know where people vacation and what they do, so I’m writing up these posts to hopefully help you out, and as a way to document and remember our trip! To see part 1, […]


Summer Vacation 2016 Part 1: Haven Conference + Kiawah Island, SC

For the past three years we’ve gone on one big summer vacation.  We pack up the car, say good-bye to our dog, and the three of us go on an adventure.  We always have fun and make so many sweet memories!  We just got back from our trip from Kiawah Island, SC, and I wanted […]

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Get Your DIY On: DIY Storage

Happy Sunday!! We are so excited that you are with us today to party and link up your amazing projects with us!! This month’s theme will be DIY Storage Ideas and I know we are all thrilled to see what ideas you come up with to help us stay organized! Last month we had some […]