Category Archives: Decorating

A Little Piece of the Forest

I am preparing to host a dinner next week and I am REALLY excited about my new cake plate/cheese board/center piece. . .  We have a great big piece of lacquered oak on our dining room table!  Experimenting for a candle scape . . .  a few more candles, a little moss, and I will […]

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Farmer’s Market Find

A serendipitous discovery and one of my new favorite things:  an old tomato can finding new life as a candle holder!  And it is a PERFECT fit for a Yankee Candle tall pillar. Best news of all?  $5 at the downtown farmer’s market!  Oh, the joy of lit candles in the home!

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Happy Homecoming!

We had a few surprises to welcome Allison home from her summer adventure. We finished painting her closet door with chalkboard paint, remounted it, and primed it for her.Had hydrangeas waiting on her bedside table. . .And bought a new lamp to make her reading corner a little brighter!Trying to chase away the back-to-reality blues!!

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Love Notes

The Barfield Burns sisters have now been separated for 10 days and will continue to travel in opposite directions for ANOTHER whole week!  Unheard of!  Allison must have been going through sister-withdrawal as she left a mad dash of notes all over the house for Abby’s upcoming return. . .

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A New Home for the “Domik”

Here is the most recent update to our “mantelscape”. . .  The most notable addition being this cute little house frame, gifted to us from our dear German friends!My next assignment is to actually get our globe-trotting children together for a few fresh family pictures!! 

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