It’s Fall Y’all! Come on in for my Fall Home Tour…

It’s fall y’all! My favorite season is officially here. It’s time for plaid scarfs, spiced cider, thick snuggly blankets, cinnamon candles, leather boots, falling leaves, and pumpkin EVERYTHING. When you grow up on the east coast, fall is a feeling … Continue reading

DIY Valentine’s Day Paper Heart Garland

After I hung my DIY foam heart garland the other day, I noticed that my mantel was still feeling a bit empty. I stared for a while, ransacking my brain, and finally decided what it needed was another, larger Valentine’s … Continue reading

DIY Foam Heart Garland & My Valentine’s Day Mantel

Do you remember my DIY gold star garland from the holidays? It was so fun and festive and easy to make that I may have gone a bit overboard with the production of it…which means it just about covered every … Continue reading

Pillow Talk: DIY Holiday Pillow Covers

I usually keep the same throw pillows on my couch year-round, but something got into me this fall and I went all out with pumpkin, leaf, and plaid pillow covers. When it came time to take down my fall decorations … Continue reading

Our Festive Family Room

* Happy Holidays, to you! * I’m really excited to be sharing the start of our holiday home tour with you tonight! As soon as December hit, the excitement around here began. I had so many ideas and projects and … Continue reading

Fall Family Room

Today we’re moving the fall home tour from our front entryway to our family room. We don’t have to move far since it’s actually the same space. I don’t like to pick favorites, but our family room is probably my favorite … Continue reading

{Give Thanks} DIY Banner

Supplies: burlap  |  one thick piece of paper to use as a tracer  |  ruler  |  pencil  |  scissors  |  cutting mat & rotary cutter (optional)  |  paint brush  |  acrylic paint  |  ribbon  |  tacky glue  |  scrap paper … Continue reading

Rae’s Texas Family Room Makeover {Part II: How to Create a Gallery Wall}

Supplies: measuring tape  |  string  |  scissors  |  painters tape  |  level  |  hammer  |  nails  |  picture hangers  |  ladder  |  lots of fun picture frames, wall art, and other assorted objects to make your gallery yours A few … Continue reading

Rae’s Texas Family Room Makeover {Part I}

Warning: This is a long one, so grab a hot cup of coffee and pull up a chair! At the end of my last post, my Mom and I were on our way to Austin, Texas, to help my sister … Continue reading

Coming Soon: Rae’s Texas Family Room Makeover

My big sister lives in Austin, Texas, where her and her husband recently made the jump from apartment renters to homeowners.  And not just any home.  Steve. That’s right, her house’s name is Steve. It’s kind of a tradition in … Continue reading