FFF-September Wrap-Up

september wrap up

My monthly wrap-up has become one of my favorite posts to write.  I love looking back and seeing what all has changed, been added, and created at our house.  Let’s get to it. I started off the month with these cute monogram pillows {a gift for a friend who got married over Labor Day}: Monogram Pillows […]

Inspiration: Bathrooms

rustic bathroom

We aren’t working on any big changes in our master bath anytime soon, but for some reason I’ve been drawn to bathroom pins on Pinterest lately.  Here are some that have me dreaming… Love how rustic this vanity and sink are: No words necessary… I think I could sit in this tub for hours.  Wouldn’t […]

Fallifizing the Living Room

fall printable

Like my new made-up word?  I was in the mood to add some fall to our living room the other night but didn’t want to go out and buy anything so I decided to add some color through our existing wall art.  Lazy man’s decorating, if you will. You may remember when I made our […]

Barn Door

barn door on wall

I’m not exactly sure what to call this…art work? shelving? super cool barn door on the wall?  Doesn’t matter what we call it, but we love it.  It’s the newest addition to our dining room makeover. Isn’t it awesome?  I know it looks a little high in this picture, but we have some wainscoting going […]

DIY Maxi Dress

diy dress 2

I got the itch to start sewing some clothes again the other day and started scouring Pinterest for some inspiration.  I found a few great tutorials on some simple dresses that I sort of combined to make my own little version. It cost me $9 and a couple hours to make this sweet dress and […]

Coffee Mug Chocolate Cake

5 minute cake done

I’m sure you’ve probably heard of this cake before but it had been a couple years since we’ve made it and it was just as delicious as I remember it, so I thought I would spur your memories as well.  The 5 Minute Chocolate Cake.  With a name like that, you know it’s gonna be […]

Getaway Cabin: Log Beds

cabin our bed

After showing you my how my in-laws transformed their manufactured home into the log cabin they’ve always wanted, I promised you that I would show you the beautiful log beds that Mike, his dad, and his brother-in-law made for the cabin.  Mike and I took some friends down there this past weekend and I snapped […]

FFF: Buy This, Not That

all you

During my random internet browsing yesterday, I came across a website with tons of money-saving tips that I thought I would pass along to you all today for this lovely Financial Freedom Friday. The article on the All You website that caught my attention was the Buy This, Not That feature under the Budget Home […]