Home Decor

Fall Simmer Pot Recipe

Fall is in the air ya’ll! I made this super simple fall simmer pot yesterday and the whole house smells like fall. Simmer pots are basically stovetop potpourri using fresh fruit and spices, sometimes herbs to create an inviting scent throughout the house.

Here’s what ingredients I used for a simple fall simmer pot.…

Trying To Find Faux Branches That Don’t Look So Faux

I’ve been on the look out for faux branches that add color and texture to our home decor.  Finding a faux branch that doesn’t look faux shouldn’t be too difficult right? I ordered five different ones to review and share my favorite so far.…

Cabin Living Room Design

In December of 2020 we purchased a little cabin in Ludlow, Vermont. Trying to furnish a home from almost 500 miles away was a bit of a challenge.  We would take lots of photos and measurements while we were there. 

Over the next year, every trip up to the cabin required a U-haul full of projects, furniture and possibilities. …

When To Cut Peonies And How To Store Them

Every Spring around Mother’s Day, we have a few peony plants around the yard that bloom into these beautiful soft pillowy flowers. 

They are absolutely gorgeous and I love cutting them and bringing them in to display around the house.  Did you know that there’s a trick to keep these beautiful flowers around for weeks longer than normal?…

Our Vermont Cabin Progress

It’s been a little over a year since we closed on our ski cabin up in Ludlow, Vermont.  We still have a long way to go, but it’s been fun making it ours.

Decorating a house that’s eight hours away in a small ski town is not a small task. …