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DIY: Butterfly Wreath

As the seasons change throughout the year, there are certain things I love about each of them. Today let's talk spring! Spring is the rebirth of the beautiful thing we call nature. Mother Nature has had her beauty rest and is ready to wake up and show us what she can do. To me, when I thinking of Spring I think of rain, flowers, and butterflies.[...]

DIY: Stamped Napkins

Today I'm feeling mellow yellow and linen napkins! With spring around the corner, I've done some tidying up around the house and found some of my favorite linen napkins. I grew up in a house where we didn't use linen napkins at all. Perhaps they were to fancy, like something that should only come out when there’s company or a special occasion. Or ma[...]

Faux Floral Wreath DIY

We have had three wonderful summers in Okinawa, Japan. Living in Okinawa has been the best and most humbling experience I've could have asked for. Japan stretches from the frigid island of Hokkaido in the extreme north, all the way to the idyllic subtropical islands of Okinawan in the far southwest where we are. Summers are hot and humid, but living ri[...]

Simple Spring Centerpiece

It's been three wonderful years in Japan, although our journey is slowly coming to an end I know another wonderful one will begin. Spring is only a few weeks away and here the Cherry Blossom Trees are in full bloom, the Sunflowers are standing tall, and as far as you can see, Cosmos flowers are everywhere. It seems like the whole country is in a c[...]