A hanging summer door basket is a great way to add charm and beauty to your entrance, while offering a refreshing change from the usual wreath. Here are 5 easy steps to make your own door basket for summer with vibrant Americana colors. When it comes to sprucing up our front doors for the summer… Continue reading How to Make a Summer Door Basket
Category: Summer Decor
Cozy summer decor ideas that include seasonal inspiration, DIY’s, and tips & tricks to inspire you to create your own version of a well loved home.
Summer Decor With Rifle Paper Co.
Bring some whimsy into your kitchen with summer decor featuring floral patterns and vibrant strawberry motifs from the Strawberry Fields collection at Rifle Paper Co. It’s hard to imagine but within a few short weeks June will be here and the unofficial start of summer. I am in no way rushing the month of May,… Continue reading Summer Decor With Rifle Paper Co.
Grandma’s Old Fashioned Peach Pie With Custard Filling
If there is one recipe that tastes like summer to me, it’s this one. My grandma’s old fashioned peach pie with custard filling. Sweet, ripe peaches nestled in decadent, creamy custard is like a little taste of heaven. One bite brings me right back to my grandparents farm in Goodell, Iowa and summertime as a… Continue reading Grandma’s Old Fashioned Peach Pie With Custard Filling
Summer Stovetop Potpourri Ideas
There is nothing better than coming home to a deliciously inviting scent to warm the soul, even during the hottest months of the year! A cozy home is engaging each of the five senses and that includes our sense of smell. These summer stovetop potpourri ideas will do just that. Citrus, herbs, and spices are… Continue reading Summer Stovetop Potpourri Ideas
Cozy Kitchen Corner
My love of a cozy home is apparent! For those of you that have been here for a while, you know that there are certain areas of our home that I love to style and update frequently. This cozy kitchen corner is one of them. I am not entirely sure why this kitchen corner is… Continue reading Cozy Kitchen Corner
DIY Lemon & Herb Citronella Candles
Simple and easy to make, DIY lemon & herb citronella candles are the perfect way to ward off summer’s unwanted biting insects without the use of harsh chemicals. It’s officially summer at our house when the sun begins to set and the yard becomes filled with our least favorite insect, mosquitos. They are a nuisance… Continue reading DIY Lemon & Herb Citronella Candles
Farmhouse Cottage Bedroom: Summer Refresh
It’s summer and that means it’s time to refresh your bedroom! Summer decorating is at it’s finest when it’s simplified, relaxed, airy, and peaceful. This is especially true for the room we spend about a third of our lives in, the bedroom. Our summer bedroom continues the same decorating theme as the rest of our… Continue reading Farmhouse Cottage Bedroom: Summer Refresh
How to Create a Hydrangea Centerpiece
Hydrangea centerpieces are simple to create and versatile for many occasions. Learn how to create a hydrangea centerpiece within minutes using my tips & tricks. A hydrangea centerpiece is one of my favorite centerpieces to create! With summer now here and hydrangea coming into season, I wanted to share a simple and easy way to… Continue reading How to Create a Hydrangea Centerpiece
Memorial Day Ideas
Memorial Day is a few short days away and unofficially kicks off my favorite time of year…summer! With Memorial Day this weekend, I thought I would share with you a few ideas that you can use to add that patriotic feeling into your home all summer long from now, through 4th of July, and all… Continue reading Memorial Day Ideas
Classic All-American Summer Treat
With the unofficial start of summer coming soon (hello Memorial Day!) I wanted to share with you a classic all-American summer treat! To me, there isn’t a more classic American summer treat than a bowl or cone of cold, smooth, creamy, delicious ice cream! It’s something enjoyed the entire year but especially during the hot… Continue reading Classic All-American Summer Treat