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What makes a house a home series – week 4

What makes a house a home series – week 4

Another weekend has come and gone, which means we are back at it with the What makes a house a home series – week 4! I am really loving all of your answers on what makes your house into a home! Week 1 – Week 2 – Week 3 My […]

What makes a house a home series – week 3

What makes a house a home series – week 3

This weekend I got so much done around the house, and we squeezed in some fun with family and friends. It was a great weekend, but I am ready to kick things off with What makes a house a home series – week 3. This blog is […]

What makes a house a home series – week 2

What makes a house a home series – week 2

Today we continue on with the What makes a house a home series – week 2! This blog is about so much more than just my home, or even decorating. The main theme of it is what makes me decorate my home, it is the life inside […]

What makes a house a home series – week 1

What makes a house a home series – week 1

Today starts the first in a new series I am doing here, the What makes a house a home series – week 1 is something I am giddy to get started on! I talk all the time about making a house into a home, one DIY project […]

Broken wall art gets a new life with this DIY wood pallet frame

Broken wall art gets a new life with this DIY wood pallet frame

 Let me give a little background of myself, I grew up in Southern California and was raised by my young Mom and my Grandma. Going to the beach, being sun kissed, salt water hair messy, and sand between my toes was a daily occurrence. Once […]

Valentines day kid craft idea

Valentines day kid craft idea

I am sure anyone who reads this blog knows that I decorate my home with my kids in mind. A lot of times that includes getting them involved in the decorating, this Valentines day kid craft idea I am sharing today is all about those little ones. […]

Home improvement projects and plans for the year

Home improvement projects and plans for the year

Guys, I have been daydreaming lately. Home improvement projects and plans for the year are dancing around in my head. No joke, I have floor plans drawn out, sketches of my wish list for my home. I figured since this is all about home decor, and talking […]

Blog anniversary and giveaway!

Blog anniversary and giveaway!

Hello you lovely people, in the hustle and bustle of the holidays I let one very important thing slip my mind. This blog, Our house now a home turned 3! It may not be a big deal to many, but to me this is a […]

Holiday cards, timeless tradition or played out?

Holiday cards, timeless tradition or played out?

How is everyone doing? This season is so hectic, fun but very hectic. Between holiday family fun, parties, school functions and preparing for the actual day of Christmas it feels as if my head is going to pop off trying to organize it all. Then […]

Decorating ideas for a home with kids

Decorating ideas for a home with kids

We are back at it, time for the week to start! I typically spend Monday cleaning up the tornado that is a weekend with a family of 5. My home is pretty much 100% kid friendly, but there is still a lapse in maintaining and […]