This is a sponsored post. See end of post for full disclosure.   Well folks, I finally have a working den/sewing/cra{p}ft room.   It’s right as you come in our front door, so I’m hoping it’ll stay neat and tidy. If not, it’s the perfect opportunity for hubs to build me a sliding barn door, amiright?     I started with the beautiful rug from the folks at Well Woven. I wrote about it in my last post, but will… Read more »

Spring has sprung around the Cottage this year.   I haven’t decorated for Easter and spring in such an in-your-face-way before, but it was super fun!     I pulled out lots of pinks and greens to go with my pale aqua sofa.     Used some vintage, some repro, some new, some (a lot of) bunnies.     Added some greens to the mantel, with milkglass and tulips…     I know. Chippy corbels and old windows are fabulous…. Read more »

I am over-the-moon excited to be joining 11 other Bloggers today for our Homes for the Holidays Home Tours! If you’ve landed here from Christin’s beautiful home tour at The Auburn Fox, welcome!   I’ve featured my Living Room in this post, but I’ve hit the highlights from other areas with links to full posts for those spaces if you’d like to see more. Aren’t I nice?  Tell Santa please.     Come on in!     I’m a yakker,… Read more »

I already flaunted my aqua and red kitchen in front of God and everyone.     It’s time to let my dining room in on the action. She gets kinda whiney when my aqua cabinets get all the glory.     Again, I’m working the red and aqua with some pretty gutsy green thrown in there.     Because I have six kiddos and 4 grandlittles, I did myself a favor and got some new stockings in miniature size from… Read more »

Welcome to Christmas in my cottage kitchen! Did you know aqua goes with every ding dang color?     I took a risk when I painted my kitchen cabinets Weathered Aqua by Porter Paints.     Our builder warned us against it. Friends raised eyebrows.     But my heart must be obeyed.     And Guys.  I’m so glad I did it’s bidding. I went with a candy cane theme this year. Because red and aqua are my jam… Read more »