How To Get A Healthy Night’s Sleep

Disclosure – This post is sponsored by intelliBED, but all the words, thoughts, sleepless nights, backaches, and snoring are all mine. Earlier this year we partnered up with intelliBED to bring a series of posts and a webinar dedicated to helping you sleep better as well. Now I’m excited to share our “Learning to Actually Get a Healthy…

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How to Create a Photo Collage Wall

I’ve had a ton of you tell me how much you like collage walls, but just aren’t sure how to do them.  Yes there are a ton of patterns and templates out there for you to follow on Pinterest.  They’re great, but in order to get the vintage, shabby, coastal look I’m going for you…

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How To Make Your Own Pillow Cover – Quick and Easy

My Gramma, my Mother, my Aunt and pretty much everyone else in my family sews.  I did not get that sewing gene. At one point in my life my Mom gave me a sewing machine as a gift and I have absolutely no idea where it is.  I hadn’t thought about sewing anything until I…

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My Five Favorite Coastal Decor Etsy Shops

I love shopping on Etsy because I can always find unique items for our home without breaking the bank.  I found some amazing pieces that just that little bit of pop, comfort or just the finishing touch to what ever I’m decorating.  Here are some of my favorite coastal home decor shops.  Next Door To…

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Seven OCD Fulfilling Mud Rooms aka Drop Zones

I am obsessed with an organized home. Unfortunately my husband and kids do not share the same obsession.  When we were looking for our home, one of items on my list was a mud room or as we call it in the non-muddy parts of the country, a drop zone.  Much to my dismay our…

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13 Dream Worthy Pools on Pinterest

One of the things my husband really wanted in a new house was a swimming pool.  Thank goodness the house I loved had a pool! I’m pretty convinced if it hadn’t we’d still be looking at houses!  We love having the pool and truly don’t mind the up keep, but it is a 10 year…

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11 Gorgeous Front Porches on Pinterest

My favorite feature on our new/not so new house has to be our front porch.  We spend evenings and weekends on the porch watching the kids play and just enjoying the ocean breeze.  It’s been a great way to get to know our neighbors.  Something we missed in our last neighborhood.   I’ve been spending as much…

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10 Tips for Starting an Herb Garden

Disclosure: I felt the magic of swiss herbs in Ricola® Herb & Throat drops as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #swissherbs The swiss herbs in Ricola® Herb & Throat drops help sooth my itch throat caused by allergies and this post is sponsored for Socialstars. #swissherbs All words, thoughts and ideas are my own. When we moved…

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Coastal 4th of July American Flag

Last week Stefanie was shopping at one of our favorite stores, HomeGoods, for a few last minute items for her guest house before her mother-in-law arrived.  Like she often does, she text me a picture of something I might like.  I have been looking for 4th of July decor with a coastal feel and this was…

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