I think I’m addicted to pumpkins. Admitting it is the first step, right? Every time I see another adorable outdoor fall accessory I want it for our autumn porch. But can you blame me? Look how  great it came together! The spooky Halloween lights will go up soon, but it keeps raining and I’m not in the mood to deal with the … Keep reading…

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This post is brought to you in collaboration with Chesapeake Bay Candle. I like to say we’re autumn people. My husband and I just prefer cold weather: we like the food, the clothes, and the temperature more – and for the most part, our home has a fall-like theme to match, complete with cinnamon candles and burnt orange accessories. While I love … Keep reading…

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Call it great marketing, but the back-to-school season always seems exciting whether or not you’re heading to campus in the fall. Year after year, Target has the cutest collection of supplies and decor aimed at students – so cute, in fact, that I need a few for my home. And so do you! Check out the prettiest finds from the Target back-to-college catalog … Keep reading…

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This post is brought to you in collaboration with Schnarr’s Hardware and Wave Petunias. I’ve loved the look of our house from the moment we pulled up to tour it, but lately the front has been a little… uh… lackluster. The constant sun has faded and peeled the banister paint. All my flowers have been dead for ages. The bushes are awful. … Keep reading…

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Like a lot of old, city houses, someone at some point turned what used to be our porch into an extension on the home. It gave us a mudroom and a bedroom nook, and frankly it was a great idea. I’d so rather have storage than a porch. The only downfall is I wasn’t ever sure what to do with the upstairs … Keep reading…

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