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Fall Decor 2022: Blue and White with Pops of Orange

Welcome to my 2022 fall decor tour! This year I went with mostly blue and white decor, adding in a few pops of orange. The display on the shelf below was inspired by this pin. I always begin my decorating by finding some inspiration photos that I can copy with what I have in my… Continue reading Fall Decor 2022: Blue and White with Pops of Orange

Home · Faith · Marriage

Confessions of an Unappreciated Homemaker

Wouldn't it be nice if our husbands and families always noticed and complimented our homemaking efforts? One of my 5 year old nephews is particularly observant and complimentary. He always notices a new rug or piece of decor in my house and will comment on it with something like, "Oh, you got a new rug.… Continue reading Confessions of an Unappreciated Homemaker

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How To Make Your Home A Peaceful Place

Peace is something that's woefully lacking in our culture. Everywhere we look there is strife, unhappiness and fear. It's more important that ever to create a home that is filled with peace. In order to have a peaceful home, we have to take responsibility. Your home is...your home. As the woman, you are the one… Continue reading How To Make Your Home A Peaceful Place

Time Management

My Afternoon Routine: Small Steps Toward A Tidy Home

It's no secret that I'm a big fan of routines. What you might not know is that I'm naturally a very lazy person. Routines really help me stay on top of things in my home and keep me from wasting my time! During the week I usually have an hour or so between the time… Continue reading My Afternoon Routine: Small Steps Toward A Tidy Home

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How To Find Decorating Inspiration: Summer Home Decor Tour

I took down all my spring and Easter decor and reset the main living areas of our home for summer. Here's how it turned out! Before I started decorating, I referenced my saved photos on Instagram. I found a few pictures that I wanted to use as inspiration for my coffee table, book shelf and… Continue reading How To Find Decorating Inspiration: Summer Home Decor Tour

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Master Bedroom Project [and the contentment vs. laziness struggle]

I'm excited to start a new project for 2022 - formally decorating our master bedroom! I've never truly decorated our master bedroom - it's just a mishmash of furniture and decor that I've collected. I keep the room tidy and organized but I don't love how it looks. The room is well overdue for a… Continue reading Master Bedroom Project [and the contentment vs. laziness struggle]

Home · hospitality

Why I Am Always Ready for Company

"I would love to be that woman whose house is always ready for company. That would make me feel like I had it all together." I'll never forget hearing one of my co-workers make that statement years ago. Several of us were sharing conversation over lunch, and somehow this became the topic. I remember one… Continue reading Why I Am Always Ready for Company

Organization

Two Game Changing Laundry Habits

Before I launch into today's post, I have a little soapbox topic to cover. LIFE HACKS. According to the google dictionary, a life hack is "a strategy or technique adopted in order to manage one's time and daily activities in a more efficient way." I'm all for that! I am, however, opposed to the connotation… Continue reading Two Game Changing Laundry Habits