Mantle…(or Shelf)Trouble

Help, please!After reading Centsational Girl‘s Autumn Mantel + Link Party post, I realized my mantel…uh…shelf isn’t all it could be. Basically, it’s all decor I’ve gathered when it was super cheap, stuff we got for the wedding and what was free and I plopped it down. Make sure to check Censational Girl‘s site out. Great…

Fall decorating: Part 2

Oh fall how I have missed you. I would have to say that fall is probably my most favorite time of year…cool days, mixed in with a few warm ones. I’ve finally made it around to sharing Part 2 of my fall decorating binge, you can check out Part 1 here. I moved outside to…

Milestone Wine Basket

It may almost be 3 months past our wedding, (tear) but I still like to bask in wedding bliss occasionally. Nathan and I received so many awesome and wonderful gifts at our wedding and at my shower; however one person’s gift sticks out in my mind. Sarah, a wonderful friend she has become, but she…

Schedule of Renovation Events

Being in-between projects, I thought I would release a text heavy post. Snooze, skip, skim or read if you choose, but this is our tentative schedule of projects for the next few months. Our list only goes until the end of February, because that puts us at our official honeymoon trip to Aruba, check that out here!…

Fall decorating: Part 1

This morning reminds me that fall is not too far off, even though it still gets into the 80s and 90s during the day. I’m ready to get the house decorated for fall. While tagging a new calf the other night in the pasture, I spotted one of many hedge trees. Hedge trees have this…

And Then There Was Light…

What a time to decide to change our light fixture. It was about 7:30 one evening and I decided I wanted to put our new fixture, I bought from Joss & Main, up in the dining room. Justus Chandelier – Golden Lighting. Joss & Main. $144.90 with tax & shipping I hadn’t painted around the…