Decor, Garden

Evergreen, Pomander and Pineapple Planter

evergreens, pomanders and pineapples

We have a pretty amazing front porch here on Fairmount Terrace.  When weather permits, we’re on it.  It’s got an outdoor sectional, a bed swing, chairs, rockers, side tables and coffee tables.  We’ve been known to throw a porch party or two.  It’s the best “room” in our house.  At Christmastime the porch shines with white lights and is draped…

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Decor

Upcycled Candle Sticks

upcycled candle sticks

If you have ready my About page you know that I am not capable of driving by a tag sale. This is also true for Estate Sales, Goodwill Stores, Habitat Stores, Salvation Army, etc. etc. It drives my family crazy. But lucky for them I stopped the car this week and scored these pretty candle sticks…which have since become my…

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Decor

Wreath on a Mirror

wreath on a mirror

When it comes to holiday decorating less is more for me. There are two reasons for this. 1) I am lazy. I don’t want to lug a ton of decorations out of the attic and then have to put them away after the holidays. 2) My children mess with and often break the holiday decorations that I do put out.…

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