Free Printable Chalkboard Labels

The following post is from Jason & Jennifer Bruce of New Season Design: I’ve seen a ton of posts lately about how to make your own chalkboard labels for everything from kitchen staples to laundry supplies. I think they’re really cute and love the idea of being able to erase and change the words on […]

Giveaway: WiseDecor Decorative Lettering $75 Gift Certificate

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Amanda (amsleigh@…)! Custom wall decals are one of the most popular ways to personalize your home because they’re easy and affordable, matching the style of hand-painted stenciling without the time, cost and trouble of inscribing! WiseDecor offers dozens of options for your wall words  in rich, long-lasting colors […]

Getting Your Home Ready for Back to School

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: As the new school year begins, I want to get my home ready for the onslaught of books, papers and childhood artwork.  Since we homeschool, we even need to keep teacher’s supplies and a white board for lessons.  But whether your children go to school […]

Reinventing Your Old Junk!

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: One of my favorite ways to save money is to find new uses for  old junk.  Sometimes I find things by the side of the road, sometimes people give it to me, sometimes I have just don’t use it anymore, and I look for a […]

8 Fun Uses for Old Frames

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: I have talked before about using empty picture frames for things besides putting  picture in them.  I love them so much I am back with some more fun ideas!  I can’t stop trying new ways to use my frames.  They are affordable and easy to […]

Lovely Outdoor Dining Ideas

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: Summer is the time to eat outside.  Not only do you get to enjoy the great outdoors, but there are no crumbs on the floor to sweep up.  But just because you eat outside doesn’t mean you can’t make it pretty.

Inexpensive Ways to Add Outdoor Lighting

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: It can get expensive to buy lights that are made for outdoors.  But with some creativity and resourcefulness, you can light up your evenings in style for very little money. If you have a porch area where you can sit and relax, then soft lighting […]