Little Explorer Girls Bedroom

A Bedroom for A Girl Who Hates Pink

So, school is back in, the Summer swing is finally winding down, and I’ve had some time to start focusing on projects again. And by focus, I mean make plans in my head and s–l–0–w–l–y start to execute them. First on the fall to-do list: my daughter’s bedroom. We switched her to a different room…

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Balsam Hill Summer House Walk | Patio Entertaining |

Light Up the Night Summer Housewalk

Thank you to Balsam Hill for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions and ideas are my own. Monday morning I woke up to find two sodas had exploded in the freezer during the night, Tuesday morning I woke up to a non-working air conditioner and temps outside of 102 (that’s when I decided to finally clean…

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Whimsical Scrap Fabric and Ribbon Wands for the 4th of July | Kids Crafts |

4th of July Ribbon Wands and Flags

You know those projects that seem sort of pointless or useless, but they just make you smile? This sort of falls into that category, but I love it so much. I’m sitting here trying to figure out how to even explain this project and nothing is really even coming to mind. Basically, it boils down to…

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Travel Ideas For Kids | Ideas for Traveling With Kids | Summer Travel Journal for Kids |

Summer Travel Journal for Kids

Thank you to Minted for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are 100% my own. It’s that time of year when the kids are finally out of school, the days are long and warm, and we start hitting the road to make those family memories. My VERY favorite time of year. I live for Summer…

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Summer Home Tour | Simple, no fuss ideas for sprucing up your home for summer.

Summer Home Tour

Hey, hey!! Guess what day it is (remember those camel commercials? LOVED those!)?? It’s Summer Home Tour day, hosted by the wonderful Lindsay from White Buffalo Styling Company. If you’re just coming over from The Wicker House, welcome!! Isn’t Emily’s home amazing?!! I was so excited to be following Emily on the tour so that…

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Small Patio On a Budget | How to make the most of a small backyard patio.

Small Patio On A Budget

I am SO excited to show you this space today. Our humble little patio has been a project 5+ years in the making. LOTS of trial and error. In fact, I think every year we’ve re-thought and reconfigured this space in some way. Well, no more. I’m sure there will be tweaks here and there,…

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Don't write off small backyard spaces! How to create a Small Backyard Dining Space |

Small Backyard Dining Area

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks working like a madwoman in our backyard. We put up a little privacy fence/trellis of sorts about a month ago (you can see a little peek here), and it was the piece de resistance that finally sort of made our yard all fall together in the way I…

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