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Get the Look:  Cabana Stripe Lakeside Fire pit Decor

Get the Look: Cabana Stripe Lakeside Fire pit Decor

While I excitedly wait for the diggers, concrete pourers, and masons to finish our lake side area, I decided to make a design board to help me make some choices for the fire pit area! I’m sharing the progress and process for this project on READ MORE

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make When you’re looking at house plans or just driving around town, do you notice that some front porches are more welcoming and attractive than others? Maybe you’re wishing a floor plan you like had a READ MORE

Everything you need to create a relaxing Outdoor Room

Everything you need to create a relaxing Outdoor Room

We moved into our house almost 3 years ago, and we have been refining our big plans for our backyard, patio and lake front areas ever since. I’m excited to bring you along for the whole process. I’ll be documenting the progress with videos, photos, READ MORE

How to Make an Herb Garden using old File Cabinets

How to Make an Herb Garden using old File Cabinets

Herb planters we just created using file cabinets I bought 4 file cabinets that I found on FB Marketplace for $20 each. I originally planned to paint them a matte black but ultimately decided to leave the original paint. If they start to rust, I’ll READ MORE

Spring Home Tour

Spring Home Tour

Step inside The Century Oak Farmhouse!

Perk up Your Porch : Simple Spring Flower arrangements in baskets

Perk up Your Porch : Simple Spring Flower arrangements in baskets

Spring is a great time to spruce up your porch with some pretty containers and plants. Confession: I am a plant killer…especially container plants. I LOVE LOVE LOVE these baskets and the way they look as planters on my porch. However, there’s not a convenient READ MORE

Simple Kitchen Upgrade: Raise your cabinets to the ceiling

Simple Kitchen Upgrade: Raise your cabinets to the ceiling

Raising cabinets means more function, space, and high-end custom look for your kitchen. Does it bug you that your kitchen cabinets don’t touch the ceiling? Maybe you wish you had somewhere in your kitchen for some open shelves? How to get a custom-looking kitchen with READ MORE

Home Decor Thrifting Tips |  Unique Items to look for

Home Decor Thrifting Tips | Unique Items to look for

It’s not always fun or easy to dig and sort through the clutter to find a treasure, but I’ll go over my home decor thrifting strategy for finding what you’re looking for, saving money, and knowing what to put back. I walked up to the READ MORE


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Tour Our Home: The Original Century Oak Farmhouse

Tour Our Home: The Original Century Oak Farmhouse

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4 Ingredient Tortilla Cake Recipe | Simple lunch or side

4 Ingredient Tortilla Cake Recipe | Simple lunch or side

4 Ingredient Simple Side dish or Quick Lunch This Simple Side Dish is the perfect accompaniment for a Cozy Soup Dinner With just 4 ingredients that you probably already have, you can throw this quick and simple side together in just minutes! Despite the few READ MORE

5 Clever Ways to Create a Cozy Winter Dinner

5 Clever Ways to Create a Cozy Winter Dinner

A cozy dinner table for any occasion Maybe you have a supper club, something to celebrate, or just want to have a cozy dinner date night at home…These ideas will help you create the perfect warm cozy table for the occasion! Welcome! If you’re joining READ MORE

HOW TO ORGANIZE YOUR PANTRY & ADD CHARM – 11 SIMPLE TIPS

HOW TO ORGANIZE YOUR PANTRY & ADD CHARM – 11 SIMPLE TIPS

It’s that time of the year when we want to start fresh with a clean slate…and a clean kitchen! Organize your pantry using these simple tips and feel happy and accomplished every time you open that pantry door! I’ll show you how to use some simple READ MORE

Christmas Video Home Tour: Welcome!

Christmas Video Home Tour: Welcome!

Welcome to my home all decorated for Christmas!

Roundup of The Best Festive Holiday Recipes

Roundup of The Best Festive Holiday Recipes

You can be hostess with the mostest, the best guest, or the favorite kid this Christmas by serving any or all of these beautiful dishes! I remember being a kid at Christmas and seeing my aunt’s entire dining room table covered with cookies, desserts, appetizers, READ MORE