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Christmas Home Tour 2022  |  Simple Ideas + Inspiration for your Home

Christmas Home Tour 2022 | Simple Ideas + Inspiration for your Home

Welcome to Christmas Home Tour of The Century Oak Farmhouse Merry Christmas! I’m so glad you’re here for this Christmas home tour! I love sharing my home with you all year long, but especially at Christmastime! Christmas Pasts As the only child of a single READ MORE

Christmas Video Home Tour: Welcome!

Christmas Video Home Tour: Welcome!

Welcome to my home all decorated for Christmas!

All Lit Up! A Christmas Tour of The Century Oak Farmhouse

All Lit Up! A Christmas Tour of The Century Oak Farmhouse

The outside of the house is looking very festive Welcome to our home! We have it all decorated for Christmas and we are excited to show you around! First, the exterior got the classic treatment with lights and wreaths on the windows with red bows. READ MORE

10 Tips for Cooking with kids and making memories in the kitchen

10 Tips for Cooking with kids and making memories in the kitchen

Cooking with kids can be enjoyable. For me, I think attitude is everything. I have to let go of perfection, be open to anything, ready to laugh, be silly and carefree. Here are some tips for making it an enjoyable experience! Go in knowing it’s READ MORE

DIY Custom Tile Words

DIY Custom Tile Words

I’m sure you’ve seen beautiful images of custom messages in tile. This “Hello Lovely” is made using small hexagon tiles. When I saw this I was very inspired and thought it would be so fun to do something like this in our new home. I READ MORE

Christmas Ornament Cookies

Christmas Ornament Cookies

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is to make cookies.  There are so many memories made in the kitchen.  I pulled up this old recipe from 8 years ago to make this year’s cookies, and I realized that when I made these ornaments, I was READ MORE

How to Get Laundry Done Fast

How to Get Laundry Done Fast

When I envisioned my future family life as a young person, I never had visions of doing the dishes. every. single. day.  Also mysteriously excluded from my future family fantasies was the mountain of laundry that mocks me from the dining room table day after day. READ MORE

10 Tips for Cooking with Kids + Making Memories in the Kitchen

10 Tips for Cooking with Kids + Making Memories in the Kitchen

Cooking with kids can be fun, adventurous and educational.  For me, I think attitude is everything.  I have to let go of perfection, be open to anything, ready to laugh, be silly and carefree. I sometimes rush to get through the daily grind of life like dishes READ MORE