One of the many things that I didn’t have in my house in NC that I have now is a bar-and a pretty big one at that. It’s connected to the island in our kitchen and it really wasn’t an option to not have some form of seating there. And oh, since we didn’t have any bar stools…I had to look for some. Oh shopping, I love how we always meet. As always, World Market had a bar stool with… Read more »

Even though I just posted on Lindsay’s Life of Splendor about my living room, my master bedroom is slowing coming together too. I still need curtains (like bad) and need to paint the attached bathroom, oh, and I want (not need) a new bedspread…but everything else is “done”. Remember I tackled the off-centered window problem here, well on the opposite wall is where my chest of drawers sits. With all of the neutral colors in the room, when it came… Read more »

Friday is here and I’m celebrating like I worked this week. Hah! Don’t worry, it’s coming, and I’m just a little excited! Today I’m over at Lindsay’s Life of Splendor talking about my favorite room so you’ll have to check it out! And if you haven’t met Lindsay yet, you need too. We both love antlers and deer. Enough said.  Happy Friday! via

With all the pictures I have, it’s hard for me to frame other kinds of art. It’s not that I don’t like non-picture art, I just have a lot of pictures. My MIL send me a little note in the mail-she always has the cutest cards, and the note she sent me just a few days ago, I just loved…so I framed it. I used a little burlap for the background and a white IKEA frame. Right now it’s on… Read more »