Homemade Fruit Smoothie Bowls – Healthy, Easy & Vegan

Smoothies are the perfect healthy and easy meal when you don’t have time to cook or you just want something healthy and refreshing (especially after working out). I like to make my own homemade fruit smoothie bowls, as the ones that you buy at places like Nectar and Juice It Up are expensive. I can also control the ingredients when they are made at home. Homemade Fruit Smoothie Bowls I used to make my own healthy fruit smoothies all the time as a meal replacement but I usually wasn’t satisfied after. I think it was because I was drinking my […]

10 Country Front Porch Decorating Ideas – Summer Porch Decor

If you are like me then you love to decorate with farmhouse style indoors. However, the outside of the house is just as important as it’s the first impression that you give to people when they see your home. You need to have great farmhouse curb appeal! That all starts with your front porch decor to keep with your farmhouse style. There are so many different types of farmhouse decor from shabby chic, modern, rustic, and vintage decor to name a few. I like to be somewhere in-between all the different types with a country feel, as it gives many […]

Farmhouse Storage Ideas – Practical and Decorative

Farmhouse-style decor has grown in popularity over the last several years, so it’s understandable that we want the trend to not only be beautiful, but functional. One of the hardest parts is figuring out how to incorporate your need for storage. You’ve got to keep things consistent! Thankfully, there are several ways to create a farmhouse storage space that’s organized, practical, and blends well with the rest of your home. Let’s take a look at a few different farmhouse storage ideas that are not only practical but decorative as well as the possibilities behind them!   Pantry and Kitchen Storage […]

Fourth Of July Centerpieces – Farmhouse Table Decor

I love everything about the patriotic holidays and all the red, white & blue! Starting at the end of May with Memorial Day and following with Fourth Of July and Labor Day. During the summer months, it’s such a great chance to use all your country patriotic decor as well as set your farmhouse table with patriotic Fourth of July centerpieces.     There are so many different kinds of farmhouse table decor that can be bought or you could make homemade 4th of July centerpieces. I love that many of these decor ideas can be used for all the […]

Summer Vegetable Pasta Salad Recipe

There are so many different kinds of pasta salads both hot and cold. When I think of summer and backyard BBQs I always have pasta salad on the menu, and this summer vegetable pasta salad is one of my favorites. Not only is it healthy, but it also goes with a variety of main dishes. I like this cold pasta salad because there is no mayo so you don’t have to worry so much about spoiling  like you do with mayonnaise-based salads.  It’s also the perfect vegan pasta salad recipe as there is no mayo or cheese, just make sure […]

10 Fourth Of July Decorating Ideas – Country Patriotic Decor

With summer upon us and a few patriotic holidays coming up, now is the time to start planning how we want to decorate both indoors and out. There are so many different ways to decorate and if you are like me then you want your Fourth Of July Decor to fit in with your farmhouse style.   Fourth Of July Decorating Ideas With Memorial Day behind us, the Fourth Of July will be here before we know it, followed by Labor Day. Country patriotic decor is great since it can be used for more than one holiday, with some items […]

Creative Birdhouses – Farmhouse Garden Decor

If you are anything like me then you love being outdoors. One of my favorite things to do is relax on the patio and listen to nature while having my morning water or tea. I don’t have a backyard at the moment but every chance I get when house sitting for friends, I am sitting in their backyard.   Creative Birdhouses – Farmhouse Garden Decor So that gave me an idea to find some creative birdhouses – farmhouse style that can be purchased at the store, online, if you are feeling creative – DIY. There are so many cute but […]

Country Patriotic Decor – Farmhouse Style

With summer almost here, there is a lot to celebrate with all the different Patriotic holidays that are coming up. Memorial Day, 4TH Of July and Labor Day! There are many more holidays during the year that would also be great to decorate with some country patriotic decor- farmhouse style. President’s Day, Flag Day, Armed Forces Day and Veteran’s Day to name a few.   Country Patriotic Decor – Farmhouse Style I love to decorate for most holidays but I also like to be able to keep some decorations up year-round all while still keeping with my farmhouse decor. So […]

Country Farmhouse Decorating Ideas

Are you drawn to country decor and looking for country farmhouse decorating ideas? Decorating your home is an exciting and personal experience, and it’s important to have decor that speaks to you and makes you feel relaxed and comfortable in your space, while still showing off your personal style.     Country Farmhouse Decorating Ideas Country farmhouse design is a beautiful way to add personality to your home and create a welcoming space for you and your guests. Let’s take a look at some of the best country farmhouse decorating ideas that can help your home feel polished and stylish. […]

Best Mango Salsa Recipe

When I think about this recipe, I think of it more as a mango pico de gallo salsa recipe. To me, salsa is thinner than pico and my mango salsa is chunky just like the best homemade pico de gallo. I know there are all different kinds of recipes out there but I really just used what I already had on hand and this to me has become the best mango salsa recipe. I also love to go to farmers’ markets to get my organic fresh produce as I think the fruits and veggies taste better. I always start my […]

10 Farmhouse Gift Ideas For Father’s Day

  Father’s Day is the perfect day to celebrate all the special men that are in our lives. If you are looking for that unique gift that has a rustic or country feel then check out these 10 farmhouse gift ideas for Father’s Day.     1. Rusty Pickup Truck Planter This rusty pickup truck planter would be a great gift for any man that loves to be outdoors and also likes the look of a farmhouse garden design. The pickup truck is a metal planter and the wheels don’t move. Place this pickup truck on the porch sitting on […]

Farmhouse Style Decorating Ideas

  When it comes to decorating, it is important that your house reflects your personal style. Farmhouse style has become incredibly popular because it so perfectly captures the design aspect of many while still remaining neutral and timeless. It’s an easy trend to love and easy to build on when you are looking to choose the right design ideas for your home. Farmhouse Style Decor is a great way to be creative and inspiring with your home while finding something that you really like. If you are searching for farmhouse-style decorating ideas, then this article is written for you.   […]

Memorial Day Decorating Ideas – Farmhouse Style

  The start of summer for me is always Memorial Day. It signals warmer weather, family gatherings, and pool parties but let’s not forget what Memorial Day is all about. Memorial Day is observed the last Monday in May and honors the men and women who have passed away while serving in the military. I love to decorate for the holidays and if your home is decorated in a farmhouse style, then why not keep the theme going for this holiday. Farmhouse Patriotic decor can continue on all summer long with the Fourth of July and Labor Day as well. […]

Glass Milk Bottles – The Perfect Farmhouse Decor

  When I think of a simple farmhouse decor accent, glass milk bottles come to mind. They come in all different sizes and have many unique uses. Not only can they be a pretty country accent on an end table filled with flowers,  they can also be used in a variety of different DIY projects around the home. Where To Buy Glass Milk Bottles I didn’t realize all the different places that glass milk bottles are sold both in-store and online. If you are looking for a Brick and Mortar store to buy farmhouse glass milk bottles then you can […]

Best Raised Garden Bed Ideas

With the weather getting warmer it is definitely time to start planting your vegetable garden, and depending on where you live, you may have started already.  The optimal vegetable garden design should have some shade but mostly sun to grow the best fruits and veggies. Most vegetables need 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight each day, while others do well with partial shade. Here are some of the best raised garden bed ideas to help you get your garden started. What Is The Best Vegetable Garden Design? A vegetable garden design will depend on where a person lives and […]