I Won an Ikea Contest!

Ikea recently crowned me one of their winners in the TOGETHER WE EAT contest where I submitted my story and recipe for Swedish Pancakes. To get…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 28}

Nothing exciting to reveal in this update…in fact, since most of these shots are forlornand do not in the slightest reflect thejoy I feel about…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 24}

Can you believe it has been 6 months since we bought this crazy quirky cottage to reno? We have made progress on the main floor,…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 16}

Hello again, friends. I am back with an update on our cottage reno, and though I don’t have any particularly pretty pictures to share of…

{Personal Reflections} She Used to Be Mine

B e l l a   L u n awas my constant companionfor nearly 14 years, and our heartsare now broken and mournfulwithout her joy and…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 12}

I’m back with an update, and our biggest newsright now is we will be moving all of our stuffinto the cottage in two days! I…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 8}

2 months into the cottage makeover— can you believe it??? Hard to imagine there remains any appetite whatsoever out there for more pics of messes…

My Home Renovation: My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {…

Week 7 was a blast!Only because I got to glamp with mysummer sisters (that’s us in front of our cabin)while my husband got to get his…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 6}

We stayed busy this week despite feeling burned out and VERY OLD…for the love of peanut butter M&Ms, get your fix for a fixer upper while…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 5}

Still with me on our journey tolove a worn out cottage back to life? This was one of those weeks where we plugged awaybut have…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 4}

Have you seen me? Yep, that was me in week 4, staggering down the cereal aisle with deep purple undereye circles, roots overdue for their touch-up,…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 3}

Tons of progress made this week! T H E  B O Z E M A N  C R E W(aka Gramma and Grampa from Montana)arrived…

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White Slipcovered Sofa
French Stripe Seagrass Basket Set
29″ Whitewashed Table Lamp Set of 2
White Matelasse Quilt on MY BED
THE BEST Energy Bars!
Trees White Wallpaper Mural
Round Farmhouse Table
Myla Slipcover Sofa
Deconstructed Wingback Bed
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Milagro Heart
Slipcovered Dining Chair
Rustic Farmhouse Stool
Edgecombe End Table
Parisian Style Iron Table Lamp  33.5″
Black or Bronze Accent Table
French Stripe Basket Set
White Cotton Crochet Bed Skirt
French Country Rattan Basket Set
Marble Subway Mosaic Tile
Rattan Basket With Lid
White Ruffle Bedding
Seagrass Basket Set
Schumacher Wild Things Wallpaper
Slipcovered Sofa
Linen Napkin Set
French Country Lamp Set
White Matelasse Quilt
Tree Mural Wallpaper
Faux Potted French Lavender
Shaw Daybed
Distressed White French Country Chandelier
French Country Headboard
Oval Back Counter Stool, Set of 2
Antique Brass Pharmacy Floor Lamp
Round French Tufted Ottoman
Kinston Wood Bench
Italian Candelabra Chandelier
Slipcovered Linen Chair
Warner Upholstered Bench
Rustic Country French Dresser
Laurel Wreath Mirror
Round Farmhouse Dining Table
Reclaimed Wood Dresser
Louis Upholstered Bench
Pardon My French Doormat
Stripe Turkish Towel Throw
Pamela Arm Chair
Sweater Weave Basket
French Carved Wood Chandelier
Terracotta Pots & Basket
French Country Wood Chandelier
French Linen Dining Chair
Gustavian Cabinet
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Bar Stool
Beachy White Slipcovered Sofa
Rattan Armchair
Diptyque Oyedo Candle
Cross Back Dining Chair
French Country Candle Holder
French Industrial Metal Chairs (4)
Designer Favorite Wall Mirror
Holborn Lantern Pendant
French Country 6-Light Chandelier
Tray Side Table
French Country Upholstered Arm Chair
Wicker Trunk Set
French Ticking Stripe Pillow
Jute Area Rug
Mohair Throw
Rustic Industrial Farmhouse Shelves
Belgian Linen Sofa
White Duvet & Bedding
Rustic Wood Candlestick Set
French Market Basket
Linen Modern Wing Chair
French Country Farmhouse Baskets
Concrete Pillar Table Lamp
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Style Lamp
Kendall Skirted Dining Chair
White Charleston Sofa
Scrubbed Wood 5-Light Chandelier
Arched Champagne Wall Mirror
Moravian Star 1-Light Pendant
Highback Armchair
Mini Pendant Light
White Vase Set
Round Woven Placemat Set
Cashmere Throw With Fringe
Black Bergamot Soy Candle
Fireclay Farm Sink (Reinhard, 30″)
White Waffle Coverlet
Light Grey Vienna Quilt
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Linen Duvet Set
Round Marble Side Table
Rustic Pedestal Farm Table
Rattan Hanging Chair Swing