Favorite Things Friday: Front Porch Sittin’

It’s that time of year. All you really want to do it hang out on the front porch and drink iced drinks and chill. Of course it helps if you have one of those big old southern porches. They just make the ice colder and the swings cozier and the sky bluer, don’t they? I …

Thrift Store Challenge: Joining The Crowd

Have you ever seen something on someone else’s Instagram feed or blog or in someone else’s home and just loved how it looked but when you had the opportunity to put it in your home you just passed it by each and every time? Yup! That’s me and milk glass. At the risk of having …

Picking Up The Pieces

I’ve had visions of my first blog post after this recent lull, for quite some time now. It went something like this: a glorious video tour of the amazing 1906 farmhouse we had just bought that was still loaded full of original details just waiting to be uncovered and brought back to their original glory. …

Proud As A Peacock

Why? Because this is the last of the kids bedroom “before and afters” to show you. I’m sorta surprised at myself for showing you all their rooms because they were never done completely and thanks to me being a perfectionist detail oriented person, I don’t like showing people messes like that. Also I’m surprised I …

The Train Has Left The Station

Well…..not quite yet but it will be leaving shortly for a new station. As such most of the train cars are already inaccessible and the box cars are filled with coal and all sorts of other things to transport to the new station. I’d love to show you what the old train station looked like …