Salted Caramel Sauce

I’ve been trying REALLY, REALLY trying hard to eat healthier. And when I say ‘HEALTHIER’ I don’t mean dieting or counting calories. I just mean ‘HEALTHIER’ like trying to eat fresh foods, even organic if possible, and the most difficult part is I’m watching my sugar intake. Oh, how I L-O-V-E sweets. They truly are…

Summer on the Front Porch

Whether it’s friends and neighbors stopping by-a family gathering-or just hubby and I enjoying a quiet evening- our porch definitely gets a used a LOT during the summer!  With everything going on in the INSIDE of our home, I didn’t spend a great deal of time decorating the porch this year, but I did want…

Spring Stencil Challenge!

Happy Monday, ya’ all!  I hope you don’t mind if I interrupt our regularly scheduled Monday Morning Musing post-for a little DIY! I’m over the moon excited to be teaming up with eight AMAZINGLY creative bloggers- for another DIY challenge! This time it’s all about SPRING!!  That magical time of year when the robin’s come…

And the Winner is!

Happy Monday, ya’ all!  As promised-I’m announcing the winner of the Retro-Industrial Light giveaway, today!  But before I do-I want to shout out a HUGE thank you to Parrot Uncle, for sponsoring the giveaway! I also want to give a big(virtual) HUG to all of you folks who left such sweet comments about the new…

Monday Morning Musings and More!

Happy Monday ya’ all-and welcome to another edition of Monday Morning Musings. So, for the last three months or so-hubby has been trying to convince me that it would be a GREAT idea for us to get a membership at Sam’s club or Costco. From hubby’s point of view-it made sense for us to buy…

A little bit of this and that!

Happy Tuesday, all! These last few day’s have been CRAZY busy, so  I apologize for being MIA here on the blog! This past weekend mom and I took of to my daughter, Mel’s to help her get some painting done. We were able to get the master bedroom and most of the master bath completed. …

Wonderful Wednesday Blog Hop #136

Happy Tuesday, ya’ all!  I hope your week is off to a great start! I’m really excited to see all of your diy projects, tips, recipes, decorating ideas, and whatever else amazing you have to link up this week! So…. let’s get this party started-and don’t forget to check out my Sensational Sunday post for…

Good Intentions-Poor Planning!

 They say, ‘opposites attract.’I don’t know if that’ true for everyone, but itcertainly is in my marriage.Hubby is the ‘thinker’.  Whenever he has a project to do,he starts by ‘thinking’ it out.  This process can take hours, days,and even weeks!  The next step is planning.This is where he determines what materials are needed-the time it…

Weekly Update

Hello, sweet friends!!  I hope your week has been going FABULOUS so far!  Mine has been busy as usual.  This week I shared a re-purpose that is not only functional, but with it’s original milk paint finish-a perfect fit for my farmhouse kitchen!!!  I also gave my antique washstand a whole new purpose-by turning it…