bedrooms, organizing

How to make the most out of your small bedroom

Even the smallest space can be one that is relaxing and beautiful if you keep it clean and organized enough. Even if you have a small bedroom, you can make it appear bigger. However, the true focus of your efforts should be on making the most of the space that you have now, including organizing… Continue reading How to make the most out of your small bedroom

budget decorating, cheap decorating, decor, decor tips and tricks, entry way, fall, outdoor spaces, outdoors, porches, room refreshers, seasonal, seasonal decor

Back porch rehab: a mood board and a plan

We have a wonderful covered back porch, but it's a bit lacking in decor and comfort. The space itself is great, but it's bland and underused. It could be really nice, with the right comforts and features. We live in Central North Carolina, and it's so hot here in the summer we can't stand to… Continue reading Back porch rehab: a mood board and a plan

2020, christmas, decor, decor tips and tricks, seasonal, seasonal decor

24 Days of Christmas: Socially Distant Christmas Activities

This year has been challenging. In addition to figuring out how to work at home, school at home, and entertain two bored kids, we also had to reconfigure all of our holiday plans. Some things we could not change: a good portion of my family lives out of state and we were unable to visit… Continue reading 24 Days of Christmas: Socially Distant Christmas Activities

2020, bedrooms, decor, decor tips and tricks, home style

From house to Home: Tips and Tricks for a cozier home

What is the difference between a "house" and a "home?" By definition, the two words mean almost the same thing, but connotatively, a Home is where you feel comfort and a sense of belonging. With just a few tips and a little money, you can make your house feel more like Home. 1. New mattress,… Continue reading From house to Home: Tips and Tricks for a cozier home

2020, cheap decorating, Dollar Store crafts, make it yourself

5 Spring Wreaths You Can Make Yourself

I love having a pretty wreath on my door. Sometimes I buy wreaths from a friend at church who makes beautiful wreaths, but sometimes when I have a little more time, I make simple wreaths myself. I am going to share a few of my own creations but also a few from around the Internet.… Continue reading 5 Spring Wreaths You Can Make Yourself