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Five Ways to Create a Pretty Fall Porch!

5 Ways to Create a Pretty Fall Porch I love decorating for fall. There's something about this time of year that is so exciting - maybe it's the leaves changing or the promise of the upcoming holidays. One of the things we love about our new neighborhood is the fact that everyone has a front porch. We love walking around the community and seeing all of the ways that everyone decorates … [Read more...]

Free Printable Fall Signs

Hello! It's Kristin here again from Yellow Bliss Road with some free fall printables to help you get in the autumn mood. And trust me, here in Southern California, we need help getting into the autumn mood - it's 101 degrees outside! While we are having our annual heat wave, many other parts of the country are enjoying cooler temps, falling leaves and Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Since it doesn't … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Beautiful Home Decor Ideas!

Just because it's back to school season doesn't mean I can't be working on projects around the house! Here are... 15 Beautiful Home Decor Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * Home Office Decor @ The 36th Avenue Industrial Kids Bookshelf @ Cherished Bliss Dutch Pastel Dream Home @ Heart Handmade UK DIY Weathered Chalkboard @ I Should Be Mopping the Floor … [Read more...]

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Nook

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Nook. You know how when you move you have everything all planned out? Where all of your furniture is going to be placed and how it's all going to look? So did I. Then I moved in and nothing really fit LOL. My dining room table at the cottage, which I love, is way to big for my kitchen eating area. And my rugs were too big for the rooms. But I ended up having a fun time … [Read more...]

Spring Patio Entertaining Ideas!

I get so excited when the weather warms up and Spring is in the air. One of my favorite parts of the 1905 Cottage Addition was turning the tiny 1-car garage space into a patio. I put a short fence in the front for a little privacy and a gate for easy entry. I also put an arbor over the gate. This little space is great for entertaining. So when BHG gave me the theme of Spring Outdoor … [Read more...]

20 Beautiful Spring Wreaths

I love Spring! It's such a fun time to bring out the bright colors to decorate after winter. And, decorating my front door with a pretty spring wreath is one of my favorite things to do! So if you're looking for some inspiration for Spring, these 20 Spring wreaths will definitely inspire you! Striped Floral Wreath @ Girl Loves Glam Cheerful Spring Wreath @ The Navage Patch DIY Spring … [Read more...]

Family Generations Gallery Wall and printables!

I love family history and teaching my children about their heritage. My friend and neighbor Amy Dott showed me a really cool family generation framed print that her mom had created abut 20 years ago. I loved the idea and thought wouldn't it be cool to blow up the pictures of her ancestors and really showing them off in a gallery wall? Family Generations Gallery Wall and Printables. I think … [Read more...]

1905 Cottage: 6 Bedroom Gallery Wall Tips

1905 Cottage: 6 Bedroom Gallery Wall Tips. I love gallery walls. One of my favorites was the family gallery wall in the entryway in my old home. And in the 1905 Cottage I have loved creating a few for different rooms. I made a small one, with mainly frames in my dining room. I created a gallery wall with shelves in the family room. And I love the one in my master bedroom. I … [Read more...]

1905 Cottage Addition: Girls’ Shared Bathroom Reveal and $100 Walmart giveaway

1905 Cottage Addition: Girls' Shared Bathroom Reveal and $100 Walmart Giveaway. I've had so much fun working on the 1905 Cottage addition. We love living in our "new" old home. And this year I'll be talking all about the addition and sharing all the details - including the good and bad of turning a vintage home into a modern home on a budget. Today I am sharing my girls' shared … [Read more...]

14 Black and White Valentines Day Decorating Ideas!

This year I love black and white for Valentines Day! I love the simplicity of black and white. It's striking, neutral and timeless. With my Lantern Centerpiece: And easy 10-Minute Heart Pillows Here are 12 more ideas that I love using black and white for Valentine's Day!    Washi Tape Geometric Heart @ Homey Oh My What an easy way to create a dramatic … [Read more...]