Artist Spotlight: Gee Gee Collins

Artist Spotlight: Gee Gee Collins

  It’s time for this month’s Artist Spotlight! We’re thrilled to be featuring the talented Gee Gee Collins.   via Gee Gee Collins   Gee Gee’s painting is featured on our free printable artist collaboration calendar that we shared back in … Continue reading

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2017 Colors of the Year

2017 Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

It’s that time of the year when all of us paint geeks get giddy in anticipation, waiting for all of the paint companies to release their official “Colors of the Year.  The 2017  colors of the year have now all … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Fall Decorating Ideas

Pumpkin Grapevine Basket

I have been watching the leaves fall from the backyard trees and silently celebrating the changing of the season. This time of year, with pumpkins and gourds of all shapes, sizes, colors, and textures abundant at the farmers’ market, grocery store, … Continue reading

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Moody Monday: Layering Shades of Celadon

Layering Transitional Colors. Moody Monday

Hope you guys had a great weekend!  I have had a color on my mind now for several weeks, so I thought I would do another Moody Monday to highlight this versatile color.  I also want to share with you … Continue reading

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2016 Better Homes and Gardens Stylemaker Event in NYC

Better Homes and Gardens Magazine 2016 Stylemaker Event

Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the Better Homes and Gardens Magazine 2016 Stylemaker event in New York City. I have been so excited to share the pictures and details with you guys because it was such … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pecan Baked Brie En Croute

Raspberry and Pecan Baked Brie En Croute. Easy appetizer idea!

    I have been wanting to share this easy recipe with you guys for awhile and I finally had the chance the weekend to make it for a party and take pictures.  Our recipe for raspberry, pecan and bacon … Continue reading

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Faux Cement Paint Technique and Recipe

Faux cement paint treatment and recipe. Great for revamping accessories.

For several years now, I have been doing this faux cement paint technique with a super easy recipe that I came up with that has been a great way for me to change the look of old accessories and decor.  It’s … Continue reading

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Mouthwatering Slow Cooker Recipes for Fall

Slow Cooker Potato and Corn Chowder

As soon the calendar rolls over to fall, I get antsy to make chili. This conversation took place at our house the first week of fall this year (okay, the second day of fall): me: It’s fall! How about chili for dinner? … Continue reading

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Creative Pergola Designs and DIY Options

Modern Painted Pergola

If you’re thinking long term or maybe even in the short term about creative outdoor design ideas, pergolas have really come a long way. Not only do they provide shade and definition for outdoor spaces, they can fit into different … Continue reading

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Fall Front Door Makeover

Fall Front Door Makeover. The Creativity Exchange

I’m excited to partner with Kwikset for this sponsored post. Hello fall! I’m so excited about today’s post because I teamed up with Kwikset for a fall front door makeover.   I cannot tell you how ready I am for cooler temps … Continue reading

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