DIY Fireplace Makeover {Mohawk Creative Home}


I am just popping in to share that I am over at Mohawk Creative Home sharing about how I made over my drab builder-brick fireplace.  You can check out the whole post HERE. Click on over to read all about it. Such a simple project, but one that has made a world of difference in "lightening" up our … [Read more...]

January Pretty Preppy Party Favorites

Pretty Preppy Party Blog Linky Party | 11 Magnolia Lane

Thanks to all of you who linked up at our January Pretty Preppy Party last week. We're always blown away by how much inspiration and creativity there is out there. Today we're sharing some of our favorite Pretty Preppy Party projects. You can also see all the inspiration on our Party Pinterest Board … [Read more...]

Holiday Open House–Brett from Being Bianca

Holiday Home Tour--Rustic & Glam Holiday Decor

It's another fabulous day here at 11 Magnolia Lane as we continue our Holiday Open House series. Today we bring you another home from one of our Pretty Preppy Party co-hostesses, Brett from Being Bianca. Her new home is beautiful, and she has a signature decor style--rustic mixed with glam. We love … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Apple Crisp Recipe {Gluten-Free}

Salted Caramel Apple Crisp Recipe

  Tonight I have a classic fall recipe to share. I don't eat a lot of sugar and therefore I rarely cook desserts, but in this case I had to make an exception. Since I am gluten-free, modifying desserts is often more work than I feel it is worth so I mostly skip them all together. In this … [Read more...]

So, have you seen these One Room Challenge Rooms?


I loved participating in the One Room Challenge, and now having finally found time to sit down and be WOWED by all the other "challengers" final reveals, had to share some of what other participants did. I didn't want you to miss any of the amazing talent in the link up. Just to catch you up if you … [Read more...]

One Room Challenge–Office Makeover–Week 5


  This is it. It is week 5 of the 6 week One Room Challenge at Calling it Home. Writing a DIY/Decor blog brings all sorts of fun opportunities and this challenge--making over a room in 6 weeks and sharing the progress--has been the best experience. I have virtually 'met' so many new blog … [Read more...]

ORC–Week 3, Office Makeover Progress


  Hello! This is week 3 of the One Room Challenge at Calling it Home. I am a day late since yesterday was the Pretty Preppy Party {click to link up your best projects so we can see what you have been up to!}, so I am posting my weekly ORC update today. This is a slow week without much … [Read more...]

Green with Envy- Our Favorite Saint Patrick’s Day Inspired Pins

small Four Leaf Clover

It seems to me that every post I write begins with a story about the weather.  Today is no different, as we are snowed in again (sigh).  The kids have been home from school for two days now, our spring break is slowly fading away as we don't have any more snow days left to spare and everyone is off … [Read more...]

Preparing your home for the Holidays with Holiday Your Way


This post brought to you by Bed Bath & Beyond. All opinions are 100% mine. We've been asked to share with our readers a fabulous new site brought to you all by Bed Bath & Beyond called Holiday Your Way. Holiday Your Way is a great source for inspiration, ideas, and solutions throughout … [Read more...]

Hulu Plus Giveaway and a new way to enjoy the classic “Soaps”


So, does anyone out there have a secret (or not so secret?) love of Soap Operas? I admit that after years spending my days in an office or home office, daytime television slipped away as an indulgence in my life. However, I remember the days before reality TV was dominated by feuding housewives and … [Read more...]

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