I.O. Metro Giveaway

io metro turquoise lantern large

I.O. Metro knows the power of social media and partnering with bloggers.  I.O. Metro teamed up with Arkansas Women Bloggers to advertise and give away awesome home décor items.  They had fun showing me around the Rogers, AR location and I fell in love with the spring line. I snapped about 50 photos with my […]

Front Stoop Spruce Up for Fall

front stoop spruce up

Yesterday felt like close enough to fall.  I set to fixing up the outside of our house.  We don’t have a porch, but we do have a little nook of a front stoop that needed some sprucing.  Here are some quick, easy, and cheap sprucing up ideas. These three items were $6 at garage sale.  What a […]

Sleigh Bells Ring- Home Talk and Lamps Plus Design Challenge

Sleigh Bells ring2

Do you remember the Home Talk Lamps Plus Design Challenge I mentioned in a previous post! It’s here!  It’s here! Selected contestants were sent a lamp to decorate in a holiday theme.  LOVED the idea!  It was so exciting to be apart of this blogger challenge. (Just fyi… I’m still playing with this gallery wall.  […]

Home Talk Lamps Plus Design Challenge

Design Challenge

My free lamp from Home Talk and Lamps Plus for their Holiday Design Challenge just came in the mail!   The lamp base can be filled and the shade can be transformed.  The only thing is… it has to be a DECEMBER HOLIDAY theme and it’s due by August 31st.  There’s a $500 prize for 3 winners.  […]

Pattern Stencils

Pattern Stenciled Furniture

Lately I’ve been jazzing up furniture with a fun pattern stencil on top.  I painted this coffee table with leftover chalk paint from my kitchen cabinets redo.  It is CeCe Caldwell Chalk+Clay Paint in Simply White.  Even after sanding it down and distressing it, it was still lacking the charm I was looking for.  I used […]

Painting Black and White Stripes

Black and White

We closed on our house the week before our wedding.  Things were crazy and my biggest regret is not taking any empty house before pictures.  It was an unusual situation because the first time I saw the house empty was 30 minutes before we closed.  When we walked in, the carpets hadn’t been cleaned.  There […]