In our latest fun poll, we decided to find out what type of house style our visitors like best. We asked people that which type of home were they most interested in. We included styles like ranch, arts and crafts bungalow, cottage, farmhouse, high rise apartment, and even a log cabin. We had a great response to the poll.What house style is your dream home?
A very large majority, almost half at 47%, want a single story home, which makes a lot of sense to us.
Here’s why. We have two significant segments among our respondents: empty nesters/retirees and young families. Both demographics love single stories for very different reasons.
As people grow older, they like [...]
Did you know that July 12 is National Pecan Pie Day? It would be rude, frankly, to not celebrate this great day. And celebrate we will, with pecan pie remixes involving ice cream, brownies and brie cheese!Pecan Pie Ice Cream
This is a simple treat that can’t be beat (rhyme not intentional). Pairing creamy vanilla ice cream with glazed pecans and caramel sauce makes for a decadent dessert thats a yummy reminder of Pecan Pie!
Pecan Pie Ice Cream Recipe:
Makes 1 serving
INGREDIENTS: 2 scoops vanilla Ice Cream 1/4 cup (or generous handful) or glazed pecans Caramel Sauce
In a small martini glass or cocktail glass, [...]
I was into mason jars when mason jars weren’t cool. My mother used them every summer. I think she had some left over from canning, and she thought they would make amazing glasses. And she was right.
I spent many a summer day with my toes in the green grass and the crickets chirping and the sun shining… with a mason jar full of sweet tea.
Want to add a little mason jar to your life? Here’s some projects and ideas on how to decorate with mason jars.Add fruit and flowers
Add color to a back porch or outdoor space with mason jars used as vases. Fill with limes or lemons; [...]
A wise man once said, “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure.” No other individual embodies this sentiment more than the yard sale shopper. Always on the hunt for a deal, the yard sale shopper awakes each weekend with visions of finding new home décor opportunities, vintage bric-a-brac and designer apparel for pennies on the dollar. With the price of home goods always increasing and the continuous rise in popularity of vintage home décor, it’s no wonder that more and more people are becoming yard sale shoppers every weekend.
For those of you who are new to the yard sale circuit or are contemplating taking your first step into the world of second hand hunting, I’m here to [...]