1905 Farmhouse

DIY

A Simple, Quick and Easy Summer DIY Wreath

A grapevine wreath with faux flowers on the lower half hung on a blue house with a lavendar plant below next to a stool with a lantern and faux flowers

I love a good wreath for any part of my decor. I really wasn’t a wreath person until we moved here. But we have so many doors and windows and a beautiful fireplace that was just calling for wreaths to be hung. But I am kinda picky when it comes to my wreaths. I like […] Read more…

Spruce Up Your Welcome Mat

Summer is just around the corner friends! Most stores right now are chock-full of welcome mats that come in a variety of colors and options. I bought one of these coir mats a couple of years ago from Target because it was cute and functional. Win-win! But two years of wear and tear of people […] Read more…

How to make the Best Potholders

Cotton potholders make a great gift and are a fast DIY

Potholders are needed in every kitchen, at least they are if you don’t enjoy burning or scarring your hands. (And well I don’t!) You can find potholders everywhere, even at the dollar store. But not every potholder is equal to the next, IMO. The best are thick, easy to maneuver and can hold up to […] Read more…

How to Paint a Metal Door

A beautiful aqua blue metal door that brightens up the laundry room

We all know that paint instantly brightens and freshens up a room (at least I think most people know that.) Well, the same goes for furniture, trim and doors. And in our laundry room, the door that leads outside was not in bad shape but had signs of wear, tear, and dings since it is […] Read more…