Dress Up Your Doors + $100 Lowes Giveaway

door after copy

I don't know if you know this or not, but this past week was Door Knob Awareness Week.  And to celebrate, I've teamed up with Schlage, for a Dress Up Your Doors Blogger Challenge. Brad and I decided to spruce up all the dated door knobs and locks in our house.  While I'm a fan of brass in certain areas of home decor, I wasn't a fan of the brass … [Read more...]

Preppy Spring Wreath

green and pink summer wreath

The other day, I was waltzing down the ribbon aisle at JoAnn Fabric and this beautiful green and white striped grosgrain ribbon stopped me dead in my tracks.  Jackpot.  I knew exactly how I'd use it-- to make the perfect preppy spring wreath.  And of course I had to go with pink peonies because they're my favorite flower, and it's no secret that I … [Read more...]

How to Keep Picture Frames Straight

How to keep picture frames level

Okay, so you put a picture frame up on the wall.  You get out your level (everyone should have a level in their house-- no discussion), slap it on top, adjust the picture frame so it's level, and walk away.  BUT 15 minutes later your husband (substitute "child" for "husband", if necessary) goes out into the garage and, unintentionally, SLAMS the … [Read more...]