2016 Word of the Year

Focus 2016 Word of the Year

Today is the birthday of At Home with The Barkers! Today, 3 years ago, I bought the domain name and this little blog of mine was born. Although my first blog post didn’t go live that day, my dream did! I seriously can not believe it has been that long. Three years blogging and it […]

Christmas Nights Tour

Christmas Lights for the Mantel

Merry Christmas friends! If you are visiting from one of the other fabulous bloggers on the Christmas Nights Tour, then welcome. I am so happy you are here! I’m Sonya and this is my blog where I share about all things home decor. When Rachel from Maison de Pax asked if I would like to […]

Desserts for a Big Family

Dessert Ideas for a Big Family

I come from a big family and so does my husband. We are both 1 of 5 siblings. So when we have any kind of gathering, especially during the holidays, there are lots of people and that is lots of eating! This year for the family Christmas party on my side of the family I […]

Upcycled Christmas Wreath

Upcycled Christmas Wreath Feature Photo

Hey there sweet friends…I know, I know, it’s been 2 weeks since I lasted posted. I didn’t plan on taking a blog break it just worked out that way. Funny thing though, I didn’t take a break from doing projects. So get ready, lots of new home decor/DIY post after Christmas. Starting today though, it’s […]

DIY Brushstroke Lamp

DIY Brushstroke Lamp - MAXX GLOSS Paint and Thrift Store Lamp - athomewiththebarkers.com

Get ready to be inspired to create your own beautiful lamp. This post is sponsored by DecoArt. The project and opinions are 100% mine and always 100% true.  Drawing inspiration from Jana Bek and Bunny Williams brushstroke lamps I knew this would be a fun project to take on myself. These ladies have created such stunning […]

Buffet Table Food Signs

Thanksgiving Buffet Table Food Signs

This year we are hosting Thanksgiving at our house and I’m really excited. Hosting friends and family is something I love to do. These buffet table food signs are a great way to let everyone know the name of each dish. We are a big family who loves casual dining. This means no fancy table […]

Cozy Home Tips

Cozy Home Tips - Living Room - At Home with The Barkers

“This post was sponsored by Unstopables™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about Unstopables™, all opinions are my own.” Having a cozy home is my number one goal as a homemaker. I love everything about home and how others feel when they enter our space. I […]