LOVING LATELY FOR LYDIA’S ROOM

July 1, 2020

The upside to quarantine has been all this time we’ve gotten to spend together as a family; in the seventeen years my husband and I have been together, we have never, in all that time, spent so many days consecutively under one roof, it was truly an experience! One of the down sides, however, was,…

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SARAH SOULE WEBB + A GIVEAWAY!

May 26, 2020

Anyone who knows me knows of my love for oversize paintings of the sea so it comes as no surprise that I would instantly fall in love with the incredible, “photo-surrealistic” paintings of Birmingham-based artist Sarah Soule Webb! I’m always drawn to pieces that evoke an emotional response and each one of Sarah’s pieces creates…

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NEVER FORGOTTEN

May 25, 2020

Today we remember and honor our friends who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. We are honored to have known such brave men and women and cherish the memories we have of them. God Bless them and their families and friends who miss them every day. We owe you everything.

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MY SALE PICKS FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

May 24, 2020

Just popping in to share a few favorites for the home and table that I’m loving lately, all of which are on sale this weekend! So many stores and small businesses are having some great sales this year and it’s a great time to grab yourself something you’ve had your eye on or a gift…

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LOVING LATELY: LOTS OF TEXTURE FOR SUMMER

May 22, 2020

Summer has already graced us with its presence here in the south, as temps have been tipping 90 degrees and humidity is off the charts, so naturally, I’m breaking out all my straw totes and rattan entertaining pieces for the occasion! When ushering in a new season, nothing accomplishes a feel for summer quite like…

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SHOP SMALL: FAVORITE ETSY PILLOW SHOPS

May 10, 2020

Thank you all so much for all the positive feedback on my post a few weeks back on shopping small with some of my favorite home boutiques. Many of you asked me to share more of my favorites and pillows were high on the request list, so I am only too happy to oblige! Etsy…

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MY FAVORITE DESIGN BOOKS

April 28, 2020

There isn’t much I would rather splurge on than a beautiful design book. Some of my favorites have more dog-eared, well worn pages than not, from constantly flipping through them for inspiration or when I just need a pretty image to motivate and refresh my mood. Sometimes, when the kids are having their own quiet…

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MOTHER’S DAY GIFTS FOR $50 OR LESS

April 24, 2020

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it and, more than likely, many of us won’t be able to spend the special day with our momma’s, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still send a little something nice to show how much we love them! There are so many sales going on right now,…

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BEFORE + AFTER: A NEW (OLD) DRESSER

April 17, 2020

It never ceases to amaze me how a fresh coat of paint can completely transform a piece of furniture and breathe new life into it. We found an old Thomasville dresser on an antiquing jaunt a few months back when we were actually looking for end tables for our bedroom. I spotted this beauty in…

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SHOP SMALL WITH SOME OF MY FAVORITES

April 7, 2020

I’ve been going back and forth over what to post here on the blog and how I could somehow tie it into helping others right now and the one thing I kept coming back to was supporting fellow small businesses. I can’t think of a better way to do that than to highlight a few…

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