Refurbishing a Dresser with Chalk Paint

I've been scouring my local resale shops, Facebook marketplace, and several online "garage sale" type websites for months looking for the perfect dresser for this project. I had a few items on my list that this piece needed to fit. They included budget, style and size. We finally found the one! Within a week, the [...]

Let’s talk about stress, baby.

I have a carefully calculated response to stress and negative emotions. That response? Flowers. The more stressed or sad or emotional I'm feeling, the more flowers there are. And friends, my vase is full this week. I even splurged on the peonies. We all react differently to stress and negative emotions. Some people grit their [...]

Easter Sunday

I spent a beautiful Easter Sunday with my loved ones, a table full of delicious food and the cutest little nephew in the entire world! Also, a vase full of lovely spring flowers complementary of Trader Joe's! (My favorite place for budget-friendly florals) Jack and I hosted Easter dinner at our house, and we had a [...]

Easter Florals

Happy Good Friday, friends! I hope your weekend is filled with the people you love, activities you enjoy, and reflecting on God's endless love and mercy. I also hope that your weekend is full of beautiful spring time flowers!  Jack and I spent last weekend completely renovating our landscaping in front of our little fixer upper! [...]

DIY Painted Easter Egg Decor

Have I mentioned how much I love spring decor? I completely understand that not everyone decorates for every holiday. I get it! For those of us who do, a cheap DIY is always a good bet! For these painted Easter eggs, I started with these Plastic eggs from trusty old Walmart. If you're wondering what [...]

Dreamy Sheds

Well, friends... I've got another project on my mind. My husband is ready to ground me from Pinterest. Lucky for him, our back yard cannot accommodate my latest obsession. Don't worry though, I've got all these darling she sheds pinned for the future! Just take a look at how dreamy they are!  Of course this beauty [...]

Friday Favorites – Bunny Mug, Caramels & A Blemish Stick

A few Friday Favorites for this cold week! I have been in desperate need of sunshine this week! This cold weather that we're all experiencing is a major bummer, so I went to my local Home Goods on a mission to find something cute and spring inspired. I found this adorable floral bunny mug! Just look at [...]

My 4 Favorite Everyday Drugstore Beauty Products

I want to share my 4 favorite everyday beauty products with you. The best part? You can find them each at your local drugstore for under $15! As I've gotten older, my skin has changed so much, and continues to surprise me a few times a year! Something I used to apply every day suddenly [...]

Mountain Views at Newfound Gap – Bryson, NC

This has been an incredibly eventful weekend! My very best friend came to visit, we celebrated my adorable nephew's first birthday, and I checked another item off my '3 Hour Project' list. First, just take a look at this cutie pie! I cannot believe he's already one year old, and I was honored to letter [...]

New Venture

Hi, friends! My name is Sara. My wonderful husband, Jack, and I relocated from Indiana to East Tennessee in June of 2015. I can confidently say that I was nowhere close to being prepared for all the orange t-shirt wearing, twang-speaking, Chick-fil-a loving, Volunteer fans that I have come to know and love! Jack and I [...]