Archives for February 2014

Spring Porch–first signs of Spring!

Spring Porch–first signs of Spring!

After taking all the Valentine decor down, the porch needed a little “lift”!

Nothing too major…….

…….just enough to show signs of spring are in the air!

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Spring Wreaths

Spring Wreaths

Just two simple spring wreaths for the front doors!!

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But, I felt they were too boring!!  They needed a little something to make them “pop“against the black doors!Continue reading

Painted Settee

Painted Settee

Remember this little guy…….

…….I couldn’t decide whether to reupholster, slipcover or paint!

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Valentine Mantel

Valentine Mantel

I have the hardest time putting together a Valentine Mantel!!

I love Red and Pink Valentine Mantels in other people’s homes but it just does not work in mine!

So I kept with my creams, golds, browns, vintagy crystal kinda look!!!

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LOVE sign transformation!

LOVE sign transformation!

Like many of you, I’m always keeping my eye out for a “steal”!!

Especially after the holidays!!!

I was at Hobby Lobby after Christmas and found this “love” sign in the discount isle!

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Valentine Porch 2014

Valentine Porch 2014

Transforming my Winter Porch was simple with a little felt, burlap and pip berries!

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Valentine Cookies

Valentine Cookies

What does one do when one’s daughter and herself are bored???!!!!

BAKE COOKIES!!! (of course)

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Colored Sugar!!

Colored Sugar!!

Have you ever made colored sugar?

I hadn’t.

How difficult could it be?

Not very!

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Winter Home Tour

Winter Home Tour

I know it’s February……….

……..in fact, I’m tweaking my house for Valentine’s day today,

BUT,

I wanted to post my winter home tour (since I’ve never done one!). So, here ya go!

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