Simply on Sunday

Happy Sunday, everyone! We're detouring a bit from our usual to remind you that next Sunday is Mother's Day, and of course you don't want to forget Mom, so consider this your one-week warning. My own mom has been gone for almost fourteen years now, and Mother's Day is bittersweet since I lost … [Read more...]

Outdoor Updates for Spring

  |  Pillows & Candle: HomeGoods  |  Chairs:  Thrifted  |  Wrought Iron Wall Decor:  Hobby Lobby  | Now that we've survived the pollen onslaught and the days are mostly warm, we've been working on getting the outside of the house and the yard ready for spring. I want to share a … [Read more...]

Strawberry Jam (Again!)

Every spring, when strawberries are in season and delicious, I make a batch or two of strawberry freezer jam.  And every year, I create cute printable tags or labels and share them with you. Why freezer jam?  Well, it's so easy, and I love the color and taste of it.  It just tastes fresher than … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & Giveaways

  Because it's almost Mother's Day, and we think you're awesome, we've lined up two super giveaways for you this week. AND we promise not to tell if you decide to keep these for yourself rather than passing them on to good old Mom! First, we've got this darling Stella & Dot clutch to … [Read more...]

Golf and BBQ Party on the Deck

This post brought to you by Soy Vay . The content and opinions expressed below are that of 11 Magnolia Lane. The weather is getting warmer here in North Carolina, and the azaleas and dogwoods are just gorgeous.  As many of you know, we're lucky enough to live in a golf course, and both my husband … [Read more...]

Spring Cleaning + Natural Cleaner Recipes

I'm pretty sure that the pollen deluge has finally passed, but of course there is still a fine layer of that yellow green stuff everywhere right now--even inside my house.  How does that even happen?! I'm working on spring cleaning this week, in an effort to get everything spick and span again. … [Read more...]

Simply on Sunday

Good morning, friends!  It's a beautiful, but chilly, morning here in North Carolina. We're hosting a few friends on the deck later for the final round of the Masters (and to celebrate my hubby's birthday, which conveniently always falls during Masters week), so I'm crossing fingers that it warms … [Read more...]

Lavender Sugar Scrub Recipe and Printable Labels

If you follow us on Facebook, then you might have seen the peppermint sugar scrubs my daughter and I made at Christmastime.  We gave them to her ballet teachers, and she and her friends made them at a sleepover, too. Everyone enjoyed them so much that I decided to make a new batch this spring, … [Read more...]

Updates in the Master Bedroom and a Giveaway

We were offered the opportunity a few weeks ago to try out a set of sheets from Perfect Linens, and since I am a professional sleeper and therefore deadly serious about my bed linens, I jumped at the opportunity. Plus, I get to share with you guys, since they're also giving away a set of their … [Read more...]

Simply on Sunday

Happy Sunday, everyone!  Earlier this week, one of my besties, Carolyn, was in town to explore the area--they're moving here this summer.  We had a blast, and now my aunt and uncle are visiting from Michigan, so what a great week I've had!  I've been showing my guests all of the fun things that … [Read more...]

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