• home decor,  Painted furniture

    A New Table In The Kitchen

    kitchen table, kitchen hutch

    I’m so happy to tell you that we have a new table in the kitchen. Well, it might be better to say that we have a new / old table . If you follow along you know that I made our old kitchen table into a coffee table. If you missed it, you can see that transformation here. Which left me searching for a new table for the kitchen. A few months ago I purchased this table from a friend for a client. Unfortunately, the table wouldn’t fit the space in my clients room. So the table sat in my…

  • Glow in the dark Easter eggs
    Easter

    Glow In The Dark Easter Egg Hunt

    Every year I try and send the nieces and nephews something fun for Easter. When they were all little, this was a fun and simple task. However, as they’ve moved into the teen years it has become a little harder.…

  • chair, curtains table, lamp
    home decor

    Recovering the Dining Room Chair Seats

    Hey y’all! I hope that you are having a great week. As per usual, it’s been pretty busy here at the castle. Lots of projects! Remember last February when I changed the curtains, which led to recovering the dining room…

  • Happy Easter Egg door hanger
    crafts,  Easter

    Egg-stra Special Door Hanger

    It’s Ten+ on the 10th, one of my favorite times of the month. Mainly, because I get together with a wonderful group of bloggers, who have the best ideas, and we get to share them with you! This month I’m…

  • statue, geraniums, tiki lamp
    gardening

    What’s Going On In the Backyard

    Hey friends! It’s been a crazy week here at the castle. Although, full disclosure, when is it not? I’m not entirely sure where to begin. So, I’ll start at the beginning by telling you exactly what’s been going on in…

  • blue and white bunny plate
    Spring decor,  tablescapes

    Spring Tablescape

    Now that spring is here it’s time to add a some new decor to the castle. I don’t know why, but I always seem to start doing a little tweaking and rearranging for each new season or holiday in my…

  • bunnies and chicks
    Easter

    Bunnies and Chicks

    Bunnies and Chicks, oh my! They are everywhere here at the castle. Spring is my favorite time of year, mainly because it’s the time of year where everything feels shiny and new. Now that Spring is here, that means two…

  • I Do Door Hanger
    crafts

    I Do Door Hanger

    Queen Sally has been planning a bridal shower for a couple of months now for her BFF’s son and his fiancĂ©. Sally and her BFF had both attended another Wedding shower ( seems like there is something in the water…

  • crafts,  Easter

    How To Make An Easter Bunny Wreath

    Hi Friends! I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend. Temps were mild here, but it finally feels like Spring is on it’s way! Which means that it’s time to break out the spring decor and make a few…

  • New Things at the Castle
    home decor

    New Things at the Castle

    There are so many new things at the castle right now. The Hubs is super excited. Well, not really , but a girl can dream right? I bought a new chair last week. The chair was in store, so we…

  • Easter bunny table runner
    Easter,  home decor

    Easter Bunny Table Runner

    Can you believe that Spring is here? Easter is just around the corner so I’ve been doing a little shopping. I recently shared some fun Spring finds with you recently, if you missed it you can see those here. One…

  • Ten on the 10th
    Spring decor

    Happy Spring!

    Happy Spring, y’all! Well, it’s almost spring… I know this because my birthday is on the first day of Spring. Okay, I also know it because my garden is starting to green up and my trees are budding. I am…

  • My Living Room is Blue
    home decor

    My Living Room Is Blue

    On Tuesday morning my living room looked like this. My living room decor for the past few years has been mostly neutrals with a dash of black and a pretty green turquoise. Today, my living room is blue! In fact,…

  • fire place
    curtains,  home decor

    Problems in the Dining Room

    In my last post I shared with you my plans for refreshing the dining room. If you missed that you can find that here. Today I’m giving you an update on my progress, or rather I should say my problems…

  • fabric
    home decor

    Refreshing the Dining Room

    This is the story of refreshing the dining room. There is nothing majorly wrong with it, it just needs a little up date. A few years ago my family bought me this rug that I had been drooling over for…

  • rabbit
    random

    Things That Make Me Happy

    Lately, it’s been crazy here at the castle. A few trips to Austin to see the eldest son, a Queen’s trip and an up coming trip to Oklahoma make it hard to do a lot of projects, that’s for sure!…

  • Beaver's Bend Oklahoma
    travel

    Beaver’s Bend, Oklahoma

    This past week the Queens and I made a trip to Beaver’s Bend Oklahoma to celebrate the January birthdays. Actually, it would be more accurate to say that we went to Beaver’s Bend State Park, which is a lake surrounded…

  • Let the shenanigans begin
    Holiday decor,  home decor

    Let The Shenanigans Begin

    Now that Valentine’s Day is over it’s time to celebrate one of my favorite holidays, St. Patrick’s Day. It’s one of my favorite because it’s such a happy holiday. With all of the green, it reminds me that spring is…

  • I love terrariums
    gardening

    I Love Terrariums

    Anybody who knows me well knows that I love to garden and I love glass. Which may be why I love terrariums. All that goodness rolled into one thing. Makes me so happy! My love of terrariums may date back…

  • my favorite material in the bathroom
    home decor

    My Favorite Material In The Bathroom

    Hey all! I hope that you had a wonderful weekend and your start to the week is awesome. The weather here this past weekend was cold and wet, so it only made sense to stay inside where it was warm…

  • ten on the 10th
    furniture

    Thrift Store Find

    It’s Ten on the 10th! Which would normally mean that ten bloggers share awesome ideas on the 10th of the month for under $10.00. However, this month we have 13 bloggers participating. Woo Hoo! Bonus for us. Our theme is…

  • Birdhouse remodel
    gardening

    Birdhouse Remodel

    The weather was fantastic here at the beginning of the week. The Hubs decided to do a little yard clean up. While soaking up some beautiful rays The Hubs found this sad little birdhouse. It had definitely seen better days!…