Home is Where the Heart is

When it comes to making a house a home… I’m still learning. I’d call myself a novice with professional dreams. Joanna Gaines is my guru and Pinterest is my very best friend (and sometimes my worst enemy). I’ve painted enough rooms to know that I never want to paint for a living, but it’s the one home improvement task I know how to do well. And as I tell Hubby, a coat of paint can totally transform a space.

But making a home is about more than paint colors, so here we’ll explore some ways to turn your house into a home. Because home is where the heart is.

Do You Know How Blessed You Are?

I was scrolling through Facebook tonight, not expecting much but the usual pointless quizzes and general updates about friend’s food choices or the latest adventures of their kids. To be honest, I just wanted a little mindless surfing after a few pretty rough days. I didn’t expect to be stopped in my tracks by a...
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Decorating Dollars – How to save when you want to splurge

Hubby is a thrifty guy. While he’d gladly drop $5,000 on a new guitar, he’s not quite so excited about home decor. So when I want to pretty up the house a bit, I have to be frugal. I have million dollar home decor dreams, and a dollar store budget. So I’m always looking for...
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