When I was coming up with the design plan for our patio makeover, I had a hard time finding the right rustic coffee table. I wanted something fairly rustic, yet modern and not too big, but not too small. Oh and it needed to be under $100. If you're thinking those three things are rare to find all in one piece of furniture, you are most definitely right! Since we do all of our home projects with … [Read more...] about How to Build a DIY Rustic Coffee Table
It is finally here - our small patio makeover reveal day! We have been hard at work turning our patio into the perfect spot to relax after a long summer day. It took me awhile to come up with a design plan for this space because there wasn't a lot of room to work with. But I came across this post from one of my favorite bloggers, Lauren at Blesser' House, and instantly I had new hope for our … [Read more...] about Small Patio Makeover – On a Budget
Summer is all about soaking in rays of sunshine, eating BBQ food and frozen Popsicles, and enjoying the easy-breezy relaxed feeling of the long warmer days. I like to carry that relaxed vibe into the home by choosing a few no-fuss decor pieces and styling them in a way that is simple and functional. Like any season, Summer will come and go and soon we will all be filling our Pinterest boards up … [Read more...] about 4 Summer Decor Trends You Should Keep All Year Long
Happy 4th of July!! Sending so much love to all who give us our freedom!! I am so proud to be an American and truly love living in this country. We are celebrating with a 4 day camp trip where we can get away and enjoy each other's company (including our dog, Sage, of course ;) ). There's just something about camping that makes you really appreciate the beauty and simplicity of nature. I love … [Read more...] about Happy Independence Day!
I love to decorate using rugs! If it weren't for the price tags that come with most of them I would probably have one in every room of our home. Here's to someday... ;) When coming up with a game plan for our back patio, I knew I had to find a fun outdoor rug. I mean, what better way to make a patio area a little more homey than throwing down an outdoor version of carpet? Since I spent so … [Read more...] about 9 Outdoor Rugs on Amazon Prime That’ll Transform Your Outdoor Space
Last weekend we went on a last minute, somewhat spontaneous hike to a remote high mountain lake about 45 minutes from Bozeman, MT where we live. (If you were to ask my husband, this trip was not spontaneous at all. Here's what I mean - for me spontaneous means anything less than a 48 hour heads up. Yep, I am one of those people that likes everything planned out in advance and will have a nervous … [Read more...] about Hike to Bell Lake
Last weekend my mom and I threw a bridal shower for my little sister and I wanted to share a few snapshots I captured before the party began. We wanted it to be light and airy, romantic yet simple. The shower was held in my parents' backyard (which already feels like an oasis) so we were able to keep it casual yet pretty at the same time. We decorated using lots of greenery as well as … [Read more...] about Romantic Backyard Bridal Shower
You probably know by now that I have a serious love for all things DIY. This sugar scrub is seriously easy to make and is the perfect way to relax while taking care of your skin. And it smells SO GOOD! Whether you're looking for a cute and simple gift idea or just wanting to treat yourself to a spa night in, this DIY recipe is for you! (Get your FREE printable labels at the bottom of the … [Read more...] about 5 Minute DIY Sugar Scrub That’s Seriously Easy to Make