10 Football Themed Party Ideas for the Superbowl

Those of you who know me wouldn't be surprised by how much I love parties AND Pinterest. Put those two together this time of year, and you'll understand my excitement when it comes to the Superbowl. Lately I've been a Pinterest fiend, searching for ...more

How to Make Knot-Bow Headbands for Babies & Toddlers: An Easy DIY Tutorial with Patterns

Are you ready for the perfect gift for a baby or toddler? Check out these too cute knotted-bow headbands. I'm totally gushing over these because as you can see, they are ridiculously cute!!! And because I think that every little girl should wear one, ...more

How to Make Stunning DIY Marbled Bowls

Hello everyone! And happy Friday!Today I have a special DIY project for you. Stunning marbled bowls, that you can use for anything you want (except food). These would be perfect as a gift; I think I'm gonna give some to my grandma. I know ...more

Creating a Vision Board to Crush Those Goals

I came across a quote from Jimi Hendrix that read, “In order to change the world, you have to get your mind together first”. Considering his life history, I thought it was kind of amusing; but it did get me thinking about mindset and goals. I firmly ...more

New Year, New Storage Ideas to Get Your House in Order

Storage!  Who doesn’t need storage?There are some really cool ideas for storage we can all implement into our own homes for 2016. On Facebook this morning these first 5 ideas where just hanging out waiting to be noticed. Just look what one ...more

Valentine's Gift Idea for Him: Love Tickets

Hello!I hope y'all are having a great week! This past weekend, it was so nice to have the temperatures way above freezing to assist with melting all the crazy snow we got the other weekend.Since it's already February I wanted to share a special Valentine's Day freebie with y'all today....more

Valentine's Day Craft: Paper Fortune Cookies

With just a few supplies, you can make these adorable fortune cookies just in time for Valentine’s Day! They're pretty easy to make and can also be used for a Chinese New Year celebration, wedding or baby shower favors.Paper Fortune CookiesSupplies you will need:...more

How to Make a Valentine's Day Pom-Pom Wreath

Valentine’s day is not my favorite holiday but it’s pretty high on the list. Really, what girl doesn’t like a day of love, chocolate and gifts? I love to decorate for the holidays and this tutorial is a fun idea and it’s not your typical wreath. It’s fluffy! Lets get started! ...more
This is so cute! And such a smart way to make lots of pom poms at once!more

The unloved bathroom - makeover or move on?

Unless you have been reading for a long time, you probably have never seen this photo. ...more

Scrap Basket Quilt - Custom Machine Quilting by Natalia Bonner

Over the last couple of months I've been working with Cat quite a bit. I think I mentioned this before, but she's been busting her UFO stash and has gotten several quilts ready for me to machine quilt for her. We've had fun picking designs together and the I've been machine quilting quilts for her....more

When To Splurge, When To Save (How Do You Decide?)

When Matt and I moved into this house, and we were about 95% sure that this would be our last house (Matt is 100% sure, I’m about 90%), I made myself a promise that I wouldn’t be super cheap all the time when it came to making decorating and design decisions. Yes, I want to […] ...more

A Day to Play in San Juan Capistrano!

I have a theory!I sense a theme!When quilters spend weeks getting all of the pre-cutting done for a workshop, they are usually working in “their” colors, and they know what they like.And then the given long awaited for day arrives.They pack up their machines, their kitted up pre-cut quilt parts and all of their notions and tools and off to quilt class they go…..MATCHING THEIR PROJECT!We had a great giggle over how this project in black on white and red perfectly matched this quilter’s outfit down to her lipstick and her earrings!It was so fun....more

My Girl

That’s all I can give you today. I’m just trying to get through the day right now and do my work to the best of my ability. The tears are never far from the surface ....more

Teal, Purple and Gray Living Room and Dining Room Design Plan

Instead of highlighting just a few of the elements included in today's featured online design project, I thought it would be fun to share the entire design plan. This is a recent E-Design project that we completed for our client; Stacey. (If you are interested in reserving an online design consultation for your home, we are currently open for new clients ....more

Apron Sinks

There’s nothing quite like an Apron Sink!I have been dreaming of an apron front sink, haven’t you? Apron sinks or Farmhouse sinks can show the true nature of your kitchen.  They come in various colors , and different shapes and have decorative detailing on their front’s for that extra punch!  And “Man O’ Man are they pretty!” They come in copper, stainless and ceramic, you can coordinate them with your cabinets or your appliances.  They can be traditional or modern....more

Hearts and Roses Breakfast Tea

Here is a way to celebrate the morning of Valentine's Day with a breakfast tray filled with hearts and roses. Heartfelt Valentine's Day wishes to you! ...more

Buffalo Shrimp Sliders

These little sliders are the bomb! If you are a fan of buffalo anything, than you will love these Buffalo Shrimp Sliders. These sliders combine buffalo sauce, celery, blue cheese, carrots and small dinner rolls with SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co.’s Jumbo Butterfly Shrimp to create the perfect sandwich ....more