back to school supplies for girls and boys

Back to School Backpacks, Lunchboxes and School Essentials For Kids

Gearing up for back to school season! How cute are these adorable personalized backpacks, lunch boxes, nap mats, and sports bags? My girls thought the unicorn ice packs were so fun! Check out these cute school essentials for your kids this fall. School season is upon us!  Even though Summer is my favorite, I get really excited when it’s time to get ready for back to school season.  Once August comes I start to long…

Better homes and gardens bedroom

Budget Friendly Guest Bedroom Refresh | Easy Hosting Decor Ideas

Are you planning on hosting your family soon? Freshen up your guest bedroom with these easy hosting decor ideas! I revamped our guest bedroom with inexpensive bedding, throw blankets, table decor and baskets to create a budget friendly bedroom refresh. This post is sponsored by Walmart.    Are you planning on hosting guests in your home soon?? We are too!! This is what our guest bedroom looked like before our refresh. Not bad, but the…

Beautiful Modern Pool Pictures & Ideas

Gorgeous Modern Swimming Pool Designs – Ideas for In Ground Swimming Pools

Are you looking for ideas for your own modern swimming pool in your backyard? These are my favorite gorgeous modern swimming pool designs! I designed our modern rectangle pool from these beautiful inspiration pool designs. Save or pin these pool images for ideas for your in ground swimming pool.  My pool design search started a couple years ago – I saved as many modern pool designs I could find on Pinterest, Instagram, Google Images, local…

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Red White & Blue Table Decor Ideas for Summer

Budget friendly red white & blue table decor ideas for summer BBQs, 4th of July parties and Memorial Day get togethers at home. Create a beautiful patriotic tablescape with these modern table setting finds! ONE | TWO | THREE | FOUR | FIVE | SIX | SEVEN | EIGHT  NINE | TEN | ELEVEN | TWELVE | THIRTEEN | FOURTEEN FIFTEEN | SIXTEEN | SEVENTEEN | EIGHTEEN My favorite holiday besides Christmas is 4th of…

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Modern Blue and White Outdoor Patio Furniture

Favorite outdoor patio furniture in classic modern blue and white color options. The coastal blue and white color combo is sure to freshen up your backyard for summer!   I have all things outdoor patio furniture and pool furniture on my mind. Bryan says I’m getting ahead of myself since we haven’t even started building our pool yet (see swimming pool updates HERE) but I call it being prepared. And I can’t stop saving all…

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50+ Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts Ideas That Moms Actually Want

Mother’s Day Gifts that moms will actually want! I’ve gathered up a collection of 50+ Mother’s Day gift ideas for the special moms in your life. Mix and match from different categories or choose all from one!  *This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience.  I’m a sucker for flowers on Mother’s Day (or any occasion!) but I know a lot of women don’t feel the same, and they want you to ditch the…

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The Most Unique Stock Tank Pools on Instagram

Are you searching for the best stock tank pool design ideas? These trendy plunge pools are the most unique stock tank pools on Instagram – and the internet! Stock tank pools are more popular than ever, and the creativity is through the roof with these modern above ground pools. When we built our stock tank pool and deck two years ago, there was a limited amount of stock tank pool design inspiration on the internet.…

diy stock tank pool

DIY Stock Tank Pool and Deck: 2nd Phase Update!

DIY Stock tank pool and deck – two year updates! We added the second phase of our outdoor deck next to our pink stock tank pool. We purchased new outdoor decor and outdoor furniture to freshen up our colorful outdoor space. How cute is the llama pool float? *This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. In case you missed it, this post is the first blog post I made about our stock tank pool.…

welcome home saturday

Welcome Home Saturday | Weekly Home Decor Digest

Hey y’all! I’m joining my friends as a guest host on Welcome Home Saturday, a weekly home decor digest. Here is a quick rundown of this week’s content: Mother’s Day Gift Ideas, Vintage Must Haves, How To Install Laminate Flooring, Electric Basement Fireplace Reveal, Homemade Lavender Lemon Bars, and a Dining Room Makeover.  Welcome Home Saturday Happy Saturday friends! I am so excited to be a guest host on Welcome Home Saturday with The Tattered…

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Modern Pool Design Ideas – Choosing Our Swimming Pool Finishes

 We’ve decided on our swimming pool selections and finishes! We chose a white precast coping, white mini pebble pool finish, and light gray water line tile. We are also installing artificial turf around the pool instead of decking. We’re so excited to start construction soon!   We are so excited to start construction on our in ground swimming pool! We have talked about building a pool in our backyard for several years, but wanted to…

Corned beef sandwich recipe

St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef Sliders Recipe

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with an Irish dish favorite – corned beef with a casual twist. Flavorful corned beef brisket is slow cooked in the crockpot and added to a buttered brioche bun with crunchy coleslaw to make mouth-watering corned beef sliders. Serve at a St Patrick’s Day party or bring to a potluck on St Patrick’s Day! This post is sponsored by Bed Bath & Beyond. Do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?  I’ll admit,…

chinoiserie dining room design

Chinoiserie Chic Dining Room Makeover

The dining room got a refresh! And what a difference bright white paint, fresh wallpaper and millwork accent wall add to a room! We painted the dark walls in our dining room Sherwin Williams pure white, added a white board and batten wall, and hung blue floral wallpaper for a fun focal point. Check out the dining room BEFORE and AFTERS below! The dining room has been quite a work in progress in this house! …