Creative Foil Packet Meals

Easy Salmon and Potato Foil Packets

I’m a fan of anything that makes cooking a delicious, nutritious dinner for my family quicker and easier. Foil packets definitely fall in that category. With a foil packet, or pack, you prep your ingredients, wrap everything in aluminum foil, … Continue reading

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Creative Outdoor Fireplace Designs and Ideas

Pool house with beautiful outdoor fireplace

My husband, Keith, and I walk in the evenings through our neighborhood as well as some adjacent ones, and I’m often amazed at some of the outdoor living spaces we see—welcoming porches, tranquil decks, stunning outdoor kitchens, and even gorgeous … Continue reading

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Benjamin Moore Wedgewood Gray: Color Spotlight

Wall color is Wedgewood Gray

  I’m so excited about today’s Color Spotlight because I’m highlighting one of my all-time favorite paint colors; Benjamin Moore Wedgewood Gray.  I can’t wait to show you just how gorgeous this color is and some creative ways to use it. … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Mari Robeson

Artist Mari Robeson. Artist Spotlight

  It’s time for another Artist Spotlight feature! Today, we’re thrilled to be highlighting the talented illustrator and designer Mari Robeson.  Mari’s painting was featured on our free printable artist collaboration calendar that we created last year here. Today is such a fun day to get … Continue reading

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Moody Monday: Transitional Blues and Grays

Layering transitional blues and grays in a home.

  It’s time for another Moody Monday! Today I wanted to feature some gorgeous examples of layered transitional blues and grays and show you why this color combination is the perfect color palette for creating a neutral foundation in a … Continue reading

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Creative Gallery Walls

Gallery Walls Studio McGee Gallery

Gallery walls can showcase your favorite family photos or pieces of artwork—and often can be stunning works of art themselves. Today, we’ve pulled together some creative gallery walls that show you can design gorgeous galleries, whether you have a large … Continue reading

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Chalk Paint, Milk Paint and Specialty Paints: Differences

Bench painted with Krylon Spray Chalk Paint

Over the years, I have received so many questions about the differences between chalk paint, milk paint, traditional furniture paint and specialty paints for furniture revamp projects.  With so many furniture paints on the market today, it’s understandable that there are … Continue reading

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Creative Landscape Ideas with Big Impact

Lavenders and Greens

While enjoying last weekend’s warmer weather, I walked around our yard, making a mental wish list of landscaping updates, including rethinking our front foundation plantings. I’d love to replace the yews that have been there since we built the house, … Continue reading

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Sherwin Williams Mindful Gray: Color Spotlight

Cabinet Paint Color is Sherwin Williams Mindful Gray.

    It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Color Spotlight and there are so many color that I want to focus and highlight that I’m going to get back to doing the feature regularly. Today, I wanted to to … Continue reading

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5 Minute Decorating and Home Styling Tricks

Slip a narrow vase into a big vase to hold arrangement together.

  Over the years, there have been so many little decorating and accessorizing tricks that I use throughout my home that I thought I would pull them together and share them with you.  These are little home styling tricks take … Continue reading

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