How To Create A Vignette

How To Create A Vignette

How To Create A Vignette Happy Wednesday everyone!  Today I’m giving you the last part of my three part series of my guest bedroom, combining the old with the new (HERE) and spare bedroom, how to decorate with mismatched furniture (HERE) and the Jack and Jill bathroom...
DIY Fall Wreath

DIY Fall Wreath

DIY Fall Wreath Happy Wednesday everyone!!  I recently posted my fall wreath on Instagram (@twoadorablelabs) and thought I’d share the DIY with you.  I don’t think I’ve ever done a DIY  so I’ll try to be as thorough as I can.  I haven’t forgotten about my promise to...
My Guest Room:  Combining The Old With The New

My Guest Room: Combining The Old With The New

My Guest Room: Combining The Old With The New Happy Wednesday everyone!!  I’m so excited that September is here!  We have been working on many home projects and I’ve been slowly getting the house decorated.  I have also been on a mission cleaning out...
Stars And Stripes Tablescape

Stars And Stripes Tablescape

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Only a few more days until we celebrate the 4th!!!  What is everyone doing?  We are going over to my sister’s house and I’m making bruschetta and a cheese tray to bring over.  Even though we are not going to be home, I still...
Red, White, And Blue Floral Tablescape

Red, White, And Blue Floral Tablescape

Happy Wednesday everyone!  As I said in my White Chocolate Covered Cherries post (HERE), 4th of July snuck up on me!  I made a trip to Walmart last week and saw this beautiful red and blue “Heritage Floral” pattern dish set from Pioneer Woman but could not...
How I Turned My Spare Bedroom Into A Dressing Room

How I Turned My Spare Bedroom Into A Dressing Room

Happy Monday everyone!!!  I’ve been wanting to get this post out to you all and I’m finally getting to it.  I had a spare bedroom and bathroom that needed some TLC but I didn’t want to spend A LOT of money on paint and decorating. I thought long and...
Easter Table Ideas 2020

Easter Table Ideas 2020

Easter Table Ideas 2020 Has everyone been enjoying their time away from the office or are you getting stir crazy?  Life really hasn’t changed for us except that Thomas’ travel has been cancelled through May!  We are loving life at home together; he in his office and...
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

One more day until Christmas Eve!  Thomas and I have done our grocery shopping and now we are baking!  I won’t be blogging for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  I know everyone is busy and will be tired from the holidays but I wanted to send some older posts...
Gift Wrapping Ideas

Gift Wrapping Ideas

We all know how to wrap gifts.  Some are fantastic at it while others just want to get the job done.  Personally, I love to wrap gifts.  I find it relaxing and enjoy picking out the wrapping paper as much as I do picking the gift out.  For me, it is about putting a...
How To Create An Elegant Christmas Table

How To Create An Elegant Christmas Table

I have been very organized this year with decorating and buying gifts.  I even set two holidays tables and can’t wait for you to see all the pictures I’ve included in this post of our dining room table!  The only thing I have to do now is grocery shop and...
How To Create A Casual Holiday Table

How To Create A Casual Holiday Table

Who is finished wrapping and decorating for Christmas???  I am!!!!!!  You know I love tablescapes so I decided to put two different looks together this year.  These are the pictures of our kitchen table of a more casual look which I’m so excited to show you.  I will...
Candle Making At Yankee Candle

Candle Making At Yankee Candle

I’ve been saying for a very long time that I want to learn how to make candles and well…I finally did it! Woo hoo! The Mall at Robinson in Robinson, PA has a Yankee Candle store set up where you can go to, choose your favorite scent or scents and make your own custom...
Holiday Gift Ideas Part 3

Holiday Gift Ideas Part 3

I had plans to send out one post of Holiday Gift Ideas and ended up with three posts.  I woke up this morning thinking of more ideas and just had to put a list together for you.  Christmas has become less personal over the years and I wanted to put some ideas together...
Holiday Gift Ideas Part 2

Holiday Gift Ideas Part 2

I hope you enjoyed my previous post on Holiday Gift Ideas and wanted to share more with you.  It all depends on how much you want to spend and how elaborate you want to go, but here are some gift basket ideas that might appeal to you.  And we must not forget to give...
Holiday Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Ideas

The stores are in full throttle on promoting all their sales and I’m finally checking off an action item of putting together a post of gift ideas.  I was even more inspired after having lunch with a friend who was trying to decide what to get someone in her family and...
Simple Decor For A Half Bath

Simple Decor For A Half Bath

We are one week closer to Christmas!  Can you believe it?!!  Is everyone decorated and ready to go?  I have everything done except my table scapes which I plan to do tomorrow night.  Over the next few weeks, I plan on showing you more of the house and I thought this...
How To Create A Cheese Tray For 8 People

How To Create A Cheese Tray For 8 People

It’s almost 10:00 pm and Thanksgiving is almost over.  We had a great day visiting with my family and my sister’s in-laws.  We had 8 people all enjoying a lot of delicious food full of flavor and variety.  I brought the appetizers which was perfect because...
Blessings At Thanksgiving

Blessings At Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!  I hope everyone is looking forward to a day full of delicious food, spending time with loved ones, doing something special, and sharing in all the blessings.   I had a wonderful surprise come this afternoon in a box signed by a special someone who...
My turkey table!

My turkey table!

Can you believe it is November 6th already?!!!  I’ve said over and over that I love the fall weather we have been having but I’m sad now because…guess what…we are getting snow tomorrow :-(.  Thanksgiving is right around the corner and what...
My pumpkin table!

My pumpkin table!

It is the first Friday of fall and the weather has been really nice.  The leaves are starting to drop but it’s been a tad bit hotter than what I like this time of year.  I shouldn’t be complaining but I like a little crisp in the air right about now.  If...
Fall is here!!! It’s pumpkin time!!

Fall is here!!! It’s pumpkin time!!

I’ve been saying since the beginning of September how I can’t wait to decorate for fall!!  No…take that back…I’ve been ready since August LOL. I’m so ready to see the leaves change colors.  I love the crisp fall air and the smell of...
Is your dog’s urine killing your grass?

Is your dog’s urine killing your grass?

Have you ever experienced having a dog urinate on your grass and then finding a dead yellow spot in the grass the next day?  All of us pet owners have probably experienced that before which made me curious as to why this happens.  This happens because dog urine is...
My “September Sunflower” Table

My “September Sunflower” Table

I’m getting so excited…summer is almost over and fall (my favorite time of the year) is right around the corner!  I’m already thinking about how I’m going to decorate and when I found these sunflower dishes at Home Goods, I had to have them....
Flowers and Sunshine

Flowers and Sunshine

​I started the “What I’m Loving” posts because these are things, people, and places that I find enjoyment in and want to share them with you.  We all lead busy lives and sometimes it is nice just to take a moment and try to enjoy what you have.  We lose things, find...
How to stain your front door.

How to stain your front door.

I finally got around to staining our front door.  Between all the rain this summer and me procrastinating in getting the door done, it was starting to look pretty bad!  We have a solid wood door that takes direct weather all year around so I got out the steel wool and...
Two Adorable Labs Celebrating Independence Day

Two Adorable Labs Celebrating Independence Day

Independence Day is almost over and we had a blast celebrating it with the pups and family.  It was a great day surrounded by the people we love.  Thomas and I are grateful for our America and being an American.  We have all that we need and are grateful for our...
Nine plants mosquitos do not like

Nine plants mosquitos do not like

This is a follow up to my post “Natural Mosquito Repellent” that I blogged about this week.  No sooner did I blog about this topic, did I find more information about plants that mosquitos do not like.  Can you imagine adding all of these colors to your...
Is Foxglove poisonous to dogs and cats?

Is Foxglove poisonous to dogs and cats?

I took advantage of some down time in our schedule last week to get the mulch and landscape finished around our house.  I’m not an ace at landscape design and have to admit that I get a plan in place, head to the garden center and then get completely side...
Jake and Maggie’s 1st Year Recap

Jake and Maggie’s 1st Year Recap

Well…the monsters are a year old now and I wanted to share a recap with some pictures I’ve taken.  Please enjoy and if you are interested in reading about a topic I have not yet posted or have questions regarding one that I have, please feel free...
Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day to all my readers from my little family to yours.  It’s a typical day for Thomas and I.  We are spending it with Jake and Maggie and I’m cooking us a nice dinner when he gets home from work.  Instead, we have plans on Saturday...
Chew Guard Technology

Chew Guard Technology

  “Homemade Pierogis for Christmas dinner”!  New toys for Jake and Maggie!  And recipes too!       “Holiday Wishes Christmas China” “My Christmas outfit from Walmart”! “Jake and Maggie catching snow balls in our yard”....