Take a little tour of our farmhouse and read about our summer. This summer really got away from me way too quickly. I always have all these dreams of what the kids and I will do; go to the zoo, hit the science center, spend endless afternoons at the creek. Then, all of a sudden its mid August, and we hardly knocked out anything on my summer dream list. We didn't go up to the local pool every week day, like we usually do. We didn't do any organized craft projects or sports. We
It's around this time every year that I become slightly obsessed with taking pictures of the flowers from my cut garden.I love the soft colors of the cosmos I planted, and knowing they came straight from the yard just adds to the satisfaction.I also added in some white zinnias and mint.The first harvest of my little beauties called for a mini summer bedroom tour. When summer rolls around, I like get the family outside as much as possible.Working in the garden, splashing in the
I have teamed up with seven awesome bloggers to bring you some farmhouse style patriotic table ideas for the Fourth of July.So, if you have a little gathering coming up, or you just want to do something special for your family, read on for some red, white and blue inspiration. I have to admit, Fourth of July isn't something I usually think too much about decorating for. I like to keep things simple, and I'm definitely not one to go out and spend a bunch of money for seasonal
I am so excited to be teaming up with some of my friends to bring you the Joyful Summer Home Tour.If you are stopping by from Whitelane Decor or My Vintage Porch, welcome!Be sure to check out all the lovely homes linked at the bottom of this post! As I type, my windows are open and the bright sunshine is pouring in. I love summer. Several years ago, I probably would have said that autumn is my favorite season of the year. I do love cooking hearty winter squash,
The people who lived in this old bungalow before my family certainly gave us some paint colors and design choices I wasn't super thrilled with, but they did give me a gift I am thankful for every single year around this time.Peonies!They have to be the most fragrant and beautiful flower in all of creation.And because their delicate petals and top heavy blooms don't last long, their beauty must be fully documented, to carry us all through until the few days they can be enjoyed next year.