Fall Favorites For The Home 2021

Yes, it’s August. Yes, it’s extremely hot outside (high of 93ΒΊ today!). However, it looks like it will be well into fall before our new house is finished so I’m sharing all my fall favorites today. This post, Fall Favorites For The Home, contains affiliate links. I earn from qualifying purchases at no additional cost… Continue Reading Fall Favorites For The Home 2021

Inside Trim Work – Tips and Thoughts

Inside trim is going up this week and the exterior siding should begin next week. I’ve been anxiously awaiting the inside trim. For me, trim/millwork is like jewelry. It completes a room. I shared a step-by-step guide to building a new house when I shared my favorite dining room chandeliers. According to the guide, we… Continue Reading Inside Trim Work – Tips and Thoughts

Best Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Paint Colors

Because I’m a southerner, I’m going to paint my porch ceiling haint blue. It’s a requirement for living in the south. Just kidding, sort of.Β  If you don’t know anything about haint blue, just keep reading. If you’ve never visited Charleston, SC or Savannah, GA, what in the world are you waiting on? πŸ™‚ I… Continue Reading Best Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Paint Colors

Dining Room Chandeliers You’ll Love

I have already purchased most of the lights for my new home. You should see all the boxes stacked in the guest room in my current house. But, when it comes to dining room chandeliers, I’m having a difficult time. (Hint: When you’re building a new house or remodeling, mark the outside of the boxes… Continue Reading Dining Room Chandeliers You’ll Love

Modern Farmhouse Trend Out of Style?

If you google the question, “Is the modern farmhouse trend out of style?” you’ll get so many different answers. Yes, no, a little bit, maybe so. If you follow new house builds over on Instagram, then the answer is a big fat no. Modern farmhouse is not going anywhere soon. Even if some interior designers… Continue Reading Modern Farmhouse Trend Out of Style?

Modern Farmhouse Dining Chairs

This post, Modern Farmhouse Dining Chairs, includes affiliate links. I earn from qualifying purchases. My new house will have a breakfast room, something my current house does not have. It took me a while to find the perfect modern farmhouse dining chairs for that area. I find it difficult to choose furniture before the house… Continue Reading Modern Farmhouse Dining Chairs

Easy DIY Patriotic Centerpiece

The 4th of July is right around the corner and I made an easy DIY Patriotic Centerpiece that is too cute and so, so easy! I don’t consider myself a crafty person, so if I can make this, anyone can! The stripes don’t even have to be perfectly straight. Wavy stripes are A-OK and acceptable… Continue Reading Easy DIY Patriotic Centerpiece

Custom Home Building Is Not For Sissies

Custom home building is not for sissies! Especially during these trying times. Lumber prices are sky-high (they are actually beginning to fall a tiny bit). Building materials and large appliances are on backorder. Plus, there’s a shortage of helpers (at least in my area) because they had rather stay home and receive that stimulus check.… Continue Reading Custom Home Building Is Not For Sissies