people i love

Katlyn Grasso, 23 year old Founder of GenHERation

You know those people who walk into a room and you just feel their energy? So that happened to me … [more...]

Using chalk paint to get a drift wood look

i've been using chalk paint for the better part of 6 years and am continually surprised by the … [more...]

Lynn Jerath, President & Founder Citrine Investment Group

Hey gang! I'm thrilled to feature my brilliant and sweet friend, Lynn Jerath. We're involved with … [more...]

Rising Broadway Star :: Rodney Ingram

settle in friends. this is a long one... do you remember when Disney's Aladdin hit theaters? i … [more...]

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farm house style

mason jar candle lantern prep

my good friend Lucy helped me pick up 4 cases of small Kerr mason jars, and 4 cases of large jars at Smart and Final. she then peeled apart one … [more...]

vintage painted dresser for a friend

a neighbor was tossing this vintage dresser that had been in her daughter's room for 20 years. it had taken a beating. i wish i had a before picture, … [more...]

spring garden party

the party went off without a hitch.  we're blessed with amazing friends who lend their time and help!  in between setting up, politely bossing my … [more...]

Beachy, simple, fall mantle :: sea fans, vintage windows, baby pumpkins

before moving to this house, i was on a craigslist spree.  lookie here...i picked up these 1950's windows for $5 each.  i ordered some sea fans, and … [more...]

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stuff i’ve made

Using chalk paint to get a drift wood look

i've been using chalk paint for the better part of 6 years and am continually surprised by the … [more...]

Using wood glue to get a chippy paint look

i'm back. good grief...i've neglected my blog. boooooo..... but.... my boys are all on a … [more...]

farm house style bathroom

y'all! i'm soooo excited for this post as it's been a loooong time coming. my pea brain has … [more...]

Old Glory – wooden American flag

we've been testing ways to make big wood walls that aren't as heavy as Noah's arc. :) so we built … [more...]

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swirling :: random thoughts

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