Posts by Tiffany

20 things I love about fall…

Posted by on Oct 1, 2012 in Holiday Style, Home Page Feature, Inspiration, Life, Uncategorized | 0 comments

I am so excited to be joining the Fall Nesting Party at The Inspired Room because I LOVE fall! These are some of my favorites, but not in any particular order… pumpkin spiced latte at starbucks cooler weather  leaves changing colors pumpkin bread, pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin cookies our annual pumpkin carving party fall decorating pumpkins gourds soups fall scented candles gathering with family picking out halloween costumes fun with friends organizing nesting storybook character day fall baseball evening walks plaid hanging out around the fire...

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Bargain Buying for Beginners

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in DIY Projects, Home Page Feature, Life, Shopping Bargains | 0 comments

Five tips for buying second hand home goods Summertime is a great season for second hand shopping!  In Texas, if you go early before the heat hits, it can be a lot of fun and very fruitful!  Where to begin… Make a list – 1. White dishes 2. Silver pieces 3. Chairs 4. Storage 5. Frames/ artwork 6. Dressers I am always open to other things, but these are the basics. Be Flexible – If I do fall in LOVE with something I can usually find a good place for it even if it’s not my “style”. I don’t worry about whether it goes and I can look past its current...

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Spring Door Decor

Posted by on Mar 25, 2012 in DIY Projects, Outdoor Spaces | 2 comments

Come on in! The weather here is amazing and definitely makes it fun to have people over!  I’m so glad you are here! When I saw this wreath in the Pottery Barn catalogue, I loved it! However, I turned the page and kept going. When I saw this wreath at Knock Off Decor, I took a second glance and decided to try to make it myself! What I liked about it – the white flowers, the simplicity, and the green moss.  I also like that today it says Spring, but with the simple addition of a little nest and eggs it will say Easter (which is how PB actually sold theirs).  I love multi purpose...

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Repurposing Old Lamps

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in Home Page Feature, Living Room | 1 comment

  I found these lamps at a yard sale years and years ago.  They have worn several different hats (shades and colors) over the years.  I really love the shape of them and wanted to repurpose them, but they were WAY out of style.  Like many of you, I tend to start a project and then move on to a new one before the first is complete.  Some refer to this as Designer’s ADD.  Anyway, I decided to wait to start on the lamps until I had a vision for them. First, I tried to make them look like mercury glass.  I had seen some lamps in the Pottery Barn catalog that I really liked, but...

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Springtime Mantel

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Displays, Living Room | 0 comments

Welcome Spring Spring is a fun time of new beginnings especially in my home!  I enjoy decluttering and freshening things up!  We just had Spring Break, but it went way too quickly and really made me excited for my kids to be home this summer!  In the meantime, I want to enjoy this lovely season and all it brings – our 13th wedding anniversary, Easter, baseball, and soccer! This is a very simple and fairly inexpensive mantel to put together.  I am really enjoying the brighter, fresher look in our living room! The antique...

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