Fall Home Tour


I am so excited to be participating in this year’s Fall Home Tour! Yesterday the tour ended with My Fabulous Life. If you are coming from there, WELCOME! I am glad you came :) Am I the only one who is still reeling over the fact that it Fall already? How did this happen? I swear summer […]

Celebration of Service


This is a sponsored post for The Home Depot Foundation who I love dearly. Every thought, opinion, and experience is all mine. My very first experience with The Home Depot Foundation was back in November of 2011. I was able to go to Atlanta and do a service project for veterans in need. It was […]

Steam Clean Your Mattress! {Giveaway}

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This giveaway is now closed I live with 5 boys. They are dirty. Anything I can get away with throwing in the washer, I throw in the washer. Toys, stuffed animals, shoes, coats, etc. Unfortunately you can’t just throw your mattress in the washing machine. And as often as we wash our sheets, it doesn’t […]

Linky Party Announcement

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I have thought long and hard about this for well over a year. I have gone back and forth with “Should I keep the party?” and “Should I get rid of the party?” and I have decided that I will hold a link party once a month instead of weekly. I will post the party […]

BIG News!

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So now that I have signed the contract and made it all official, I can let the cat out of the bag.  I AM WRITING A BOOK! I was first approached by a publishing company about a year and a half ago. Maybe a little longer. I was flattered that they had asked and it […]

A Glimpse Inside Home Depot Headquarters

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Haven blog conference is held in Atlanta, Georgia. It just so happens that the Home Depot Headquarters is also in Atlanta. So during the conference a few of us slipped away so we could have a sneak peek!   It looked like an ordinary office building from the outside. When we drove onto the lot […]

Show Me What Ya Got #169


Sorry about missing last week’s party. I was out for the count with a stomach bug. So I hope you have a ton to share this week! Make sure to check back later this morning for a fabulous giveaway and a fun little project :) You won’t want to miss it! Here are my posts […]

Popping in real quick….


I have been working outside in the yard doing maintenance and freshening things up. I am hoping to get some pictures of it real soon. But for now, speaking of outdoor projects, I wanted to share something fun. My door screen from a few years ago is on the Better Homes and Garden’s website this […]