Southern Holiday Life Magazine

This is my fourth year being a contributor for Southern Holiday Life Magazine. It’s been such a fun partnership and I am super pumped about this year’s Christmas issue. In addition to my article, there is a write-up about my local state park, Frank Jackson State Park, and how each year, they have something called

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When to Start Fall Decorating

I’ve been asked many times when it is okay to decorate for fall. Like me, a lot of you are ready to get the season kicked off with some pumpkins and mums, to usher in the season with Pumpkin Spice Lattes and warm mugs of apple cider. And for goodness sake, ready to see some

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New Exterior Door Paint Color

Recently, on my Facebook page, I let my fellow cultivators and creators choose a paint color for my exterior doors. It was so much fun! It’s not everyday (or not ever really) that I give up creative control of a project, but I have to say, I really enjoyed this process. I started with six

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DIY Moss Monogram

Happy Monday! Today I’m sharing a project that’s inexpensive, easy, and only takes a few minutes to complete! That’s a win-win-win in my book!   I’m not sure where I saw this project, but I’m thinking it was on Instagram. I’m not sure who posted it or even if it was exactly like this, I

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DIY Fringe Party Backdrop

Ya’ll, I love making DIY items for parties and gatherings. I love being able to use my hands to fashion something that is seemingly plain or ordinary into something with a little more pizzazz. And, I love making things special for guests! I made this fringe backdrop for a party and today, I’m showing you

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An Organized Potting Bench

  About four years ago, my husband built a potting bench for me using some free pallets we had. I used that bench off and on, but never on a consistent basis. Last summer, I stained it with some gel stain that I had left over from another project, vowing that I’d finally put this

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