Faux Barnwood Key Holder

Faux Barnwood Key Holder-At Home with The Barkers

  Barnwood is so trendy right now…funny considering that it’s old, worn out and been around forever!  In general, barnwood doesn’t fit in with most of my home decor but when I saw this new scrapbook paper at Hobby Lobby, I knew I had to use it!  Almost immediately I knew what I would do with it…make a faux barnwood key holder! I really hate digging around for keys and I’m sure I am not the only one!  Even placing {Read More}

DIY Monogram Flag

DIY Monogram Flag-Outdoor Decor

I am so excited about getting together in blog world with some of my fellow Southern bloggers for a fun series we’re calling, “Oh My Word, would you look at that?”  Our first theme is monograms…perfect for southern style decorating and my DIY Monogram flag project! As the weather gets warmer outside I love spending time on the deck or patio having a meal or just listening to the birds sing.  I really have more plans for my outdoors this {Read More}

Garage Sale Table Makeover

Garage Sale Table Makeover

I really don’t always have the best of luck at garage sales BUT every few years I come across something I have been wanting and the price is right! My sister and I decided to hit up a few sales on Saturday at around 11:00, which is really late for garage sale shopping. This can be good or bad…either all of the good deals are already sold or prices are really cheap because the seller really wants to get rid {Read More}

Spring Fever Decorating

Spring Fever Decorating

OK, so I’ve mentioned many times in the past month how much I have Spring Fever! If you follow me on any of my social media pages (which you absolutely should if you don’t already!) you have probably seen evidence of my spring fever decorating! This week, mother nature has brought me some spring!  It it suppose to be in the 70′s all week and I could not  be happier! My sweet husband even brought me home these beautiful flowers {Read More}

How to Shop your own Home

How to Shop your own Home

  I love shopping in the fun stores like Pottery Barn and especially thrift stores BUT I think learning how to shop your own home is the best way to go! If you are like me, you end up having things around your home that are new or new to you and you have never used them. The best way to shop your own home is to set up a make shift store.  I use my dining room table.  Take {Read More}

Homemade Chalk Finish Paint

Homemade Chalk Finish Paint-Supplies

When I decided to do a makeover on my mantel, I knew I wanted a paint that I could wax over for an aged look.  I also knew this would be the perfect time to try a homemade chalk finish paint.  I have used a few different brands of chalk type paint however they are really expensive! I already had the paint I needed leftover from painting my dining room.  All I needed to do was make the homemade chalk {Read More}

Organized Cleaning Arsenal

Organized Cleaning Arsenal

**This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Cooking Light and Real Simple, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FreshandFab http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV If you are like me, as soon as Spring is here you are ready for a clean and organized house!  Of course, we all need some inspiration before we just jump in! The way I find inspiration has always been magazine’s.  Don’t get me wrong, I love looking around {Read More}

Dresser Storage Solutions

Dresser Storage Solutions

Dressers are one of the best pieces of furniture to use throughout any home, especially dresser storage solutions.  They are so versatile and can be used in so many ways, not just the bedroom for storing clothes.  Dressers are especially helpful in spaces where you may be limited on storage space. Another great thing about this type of furniture is that you can pick them up from most any thrift store or yard sale, just like my sister and I {Read More}

Wood Plank Mantel Makeover

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Spring is certainly in the air here in South Carolina but before I head outside to get started on all of those yard projects, I wanted to finish a couple of indoor one’s first.  I have been wanting to do a wood plank mantel makeover for a while.  I have always felt like it would really change the focal point in my living room.  It was so easy, I should have done it sooner. We started with the V-Groove Panel {Read More}

March Giveaway {$750 CASH}

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You are going to LOVE this March Giveaway! I have teamed up with some of my awesome friends to giveaway $750 cash! YES..REALLY…$750 straight to your paypal account! Just be sure to enter in the rafflecopter below.  There are many ways to win by following along with some awesome blogs!     Now, here is what I would like to know…what will you do with the money? Do you have a bill you’d like to pay off? Maybe you think {Read More}