How to Make DIY Scrabble Tile Cufflinks

Inspired by a pair of monogrammed cufflinks that Kevin Spacey's character, Frank Underwood, was given on House of Cards, I created my own pair to celebrate National Scrabble Day! ...more

How to Make a Cute Necklace Out of Your Easter Egg Shells

The Easter Bunny has headed on down the bunny trail for another year, and you are left with a candy hangover and a lot of dyed hard-boiled eggs. ...more

You CAN Save Money on Your DIY Blogging

Blogging is hard. It takes a lot of determination, ambition, and discipline. When you first start blogging, it can feel like you're never going to make it. ...more

Hands on iPhone photo tips part I

I have received several comments in the last weeks asking for iPhone photo tips, so now I will make good on my promise to write a post about this. Turns out I have more to share than I initially expected, so this will extend to a couple of posts. ...more

A DIY Wedding: Choosing Our Wedding Colors

When Van and I were first talking about our wedding, we had the conversation that I'd imagine nearly every couple planning a wedding has... what we each envisioned as the "look" for our wedding. It was then that Van revealed to me that he'd always wanted an orange and purple wedding. That's right, tiger fans, I said orange and purple. It was a time stop moment for me... you know, the ones where you remember when and where you were at the exact moment something happened...We were riding in his Tahoe on Highway 17 in Myrtle Beach after having lunch with my grandparents....more
My day job is as a florist, and I have to say orange always works so well for events!  We did a ...more

How to Make DIY Scrabble Tile Cufflinks

Inspired by a pair of monogrammed cufflinks that Kevin Spacey's character, Frank Underwood, was given on House of Cards, I created my own pair to celebrate National Scrabble Day! ...more

3 Ways to Turn Your Home into a Lodge

3 Ways to Transform Your Home into a Lodge...more

How to Decorate on a Budget

 What are some things you can do to decorate your home on a budget? Consider these ideas: 1....more

No-Sew Hemmed Curtains: A Tutorial

Yesterday I shared updates to the living room makeover, including some before photos of how the space used to look. One of the latest additions were these basket weave curtains that I paid only $6 per panel for at Target! When I originally hung them, they fell a little short....more

How to Make a Cute Necklace Out of Your Easter Egg Shells

The Easter Bunny has headed on down the bunny trail for another year, and you are left with a candy hangover and a lot of dyed hard-boiled eggs. ...more

Small Bathroom Makeover

Our house has one bathroom and it's tiny. So since it is a one-stop-shop for the household and guests, I wanted it to look its best. As Shakespeare would say "and though she be but little she is fierce."  To make it more "fierce," and stylish we first added paint....more