Decor · Holidays

Decorating for Easter with Blue and White

This year I just felt like keeping it simple and neutral for Easter. Sometimes I drag out all the pastels, but I didn't want to end up redecorating the whole house at the end of April. Adding a few Easter touches into my lightened up decor makes it simple! I loved using touches of ribbon… Continue reading Decorating for Easter with Blue and White

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

How To Enjoy The Holidays – When There Are No Children In Your Home

The holidays are so kid-centric in our culture and there's nothing wrong with that! However, for those of us who do not have children in our homes, it can be easy to feel left out of the fun or like we're enjoying a less magical version of the day. Whether you are a young, single… Continue reading How To Enjoy The Holidays – When There Are No Children In Your Home

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

10 Pictures on Friday: Our 10th Christmas

This is our 10th Christmas together, so I thought it would be fun to share one picture from each year. The one above is from Christmas Eve 2010, just a week after our wedding! 2011-  and the vest that Paul doesn't wear anymore. 🙂 2012 - the last Christmas my Gramma spent with us before… Continue reading 10 Pictures on Friday: Our 10th Christmas

Faith · Holidays

3 Things To Pray Before Christmas

Christmas can be a wonderful time - and it can also be a miserable time. No family is perfect or free from difficulty, whether it's a strained relationship, a family member who always causes issues, a recent loss, financial strain or separation from loved ones who aren't able to be with you for Christmas. It's… Continue reading 3 Things To Pray Before Christmas

Decor · Holidays

Christmas Decor Part 2: The Turquoise Rooms

Turquoise is my favorite color, and while I'm loving the traditional Christmas colors in the rest of the house - I also love these two rooms with whimsical touches of turquoise and silver! My home office has the perfect corner for a little tree. I love catching this view of it each time I walk… Continue reading Christmas Decor Part 2: The Turquoise Rooms

Decor · Holidays

Christmas Home Tour {2019} || My Curated Cottage

I receive a commission if you make a purchase using the links in this post ❤ I was so excited to start decorating for Christmas this year! Last year I challenged myself to not buy any new Christmas decor (which I successfully achieved), but I was ready to add a few new things to my… Continue reading Christmas Home Tour {2019} || My Curated Cottage

Decor · Holidays

2 Simple and Affordable Winter Wreaths | Easy DIY

I will receive a commission if you make a purchase using links in this post ❤ Whether you purchase them pre-made or put them together on your own, wreaths can be so expensive. Here are the two wreaths I'm displaying right now - they are as simple and inexpensive as you can get! Berry Wreath… Continue reading 2 Simple and Affordable Winter Wreaths | Easy DIY

Friday Favorites · Holidays

November 2019 In Review

this post contains affiliate and referral links – I will receive a commission if you make a purchase through the links provided ❤ I'm taking next week off from blogging, so today it's time to wrap up November's highlights! Let's start out with a shopping PSA. I hate shopping in store at Walmart, but I have fairly… Continue reading November 2019 In Review