When it comes to home decor and entertaining, there are few things that make me weak in the knees. One of those things is white dishes. Whether it’s dinnerware or serving pieces, I’m kind of … Continue reading


I want to thank each of you for submitting your amazing Entertaining Finds last week. Each day I looked forward to seeing more and more of your #HomeGoodsHappy discoveries. All of you made my job really … Continue reading


Photo by High Fashion 4 Less

It’s your final week to show off how #HomeGoodsHappy you truly are! I hope all of you have enjoyed the last three weeks of challenges as much as I have — thank you again for … Continue reading

kitchen remodel

My friend Cyndi and husband just finished remodeling their kitchen. I was so impressed I asked her if I could come by and write an HG blog post about it. She said, “Wow, sure.” Cyndi … Continue reading

white plates

I can admit it. I just might have a little bit of an addiction to white dishes. It seems my eye is trained to find them when shopping and I just might bring home stacks … Continue reading

HG tweaker

Have you ever looked at something at Homegoods and decided that it would be just perfect with a few tweaks? I’ve been scouting blogs of some of the best HomeGoods tweakers and I’ve found some … Continue reading

Pretty Pacifying Pastels

March 9, 2013

Spring is in the air and thoughts turn to the quiet, creamy, calming pastels of spring. These shades aren’t just for little girl rooms, but for anyone who wants serenity with a playful edge. Pastels … Continue reading

Plates as wall decor

Looking for inexpensive options to fill that blank wall in my home, I found this great idea of placing decorative plates on walls. Having searched the web many times for a new muse, I also … Continue reading

Kitchen Collage

No more wallpaper. I can’t tell you how excited I am. Oh, I loved the colonial style magnolia vine wallpaper when we had it hung nine years ago, but it was time for it to … Continue reading

Cathy Mortensen Design

It’s great to have a holiday celebrating LOVE, and love can be expressed in so many ways. But the yummiest way is with food. I was looking around the web for some fun, delicious, and … Continue reading

Better Homes and Gardens

(via B.H.&G.) Well, my Christmas decorations are coming down and it looks a little bare. Although before the decorations, it looked plentiful. So I’ve come to the conclusion, the more you add to a room, … Continue reading

It’s Soup Season! Woo Hoo!

November 7, 2012
Tastes Like Lasagna Soup

As I sit here typing, one of our favorite soup recipes is cooking in the crockpot. I love soup. One pot meals which cook all day and make my home smell delicious. Having leftovers is … Continue reading