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DIY Pedestal Bowl

The kids are done with school and it's officially summer vacation here! We've been doing some major home updates especially with the backyard my goal is to have it done by the end of July. It's been a long time since we've had a "real" backyard and we are ready for some summer barbecuing and entertaining. Also, I've been updating some furniture pieces,[...]

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[...]