Posts by: Rachel Weems

Fuss-Free Farmhouse Holiday Decor Ideas

Growing up in Tennessee, the Saturday after Thanksgiving was almost always reserved for decking the halls.  Come morning, I would scurry behind my mother up the stairs to the room over our garage that, nestled in the chilly confines of…

Simple and Safe DIY Essential Oil Candles

There is something just so eternally soothing about the flicker of candlelight.  For centuries, we’ve lingered in its glow.  And more recently, scents have been added to create an even more sensual experience.  Ahhh… there’s not much better than basking…

Fast and Fabulous Summer Family Feast

We’ve all been there. You’re so busy preparing to actually be in vacation mode and before you know it, the family picnic weekend has arrived and you’re not as prepared as you thought! My “Oh…” (you can fill in the…

Cut Clutter with Shower Curtain Hooks

The closet is notoriously one of the home’s toughest terrains to keep tidy.  It’s no secret this clutter culprit can quickly become a catch all, concealing both clothing and chaos behind its closed doors.  While a complete closet overhaul can…

Five Fashion Forward & Frugal Finds

While the words ‘fashion forward’ and ‘frugal’ aren’t typically seen side by side, Mohawk Home and Overstock.com are proving it is possible to have your cake and eat it too… at least in terms of home decor! As flooring accounts…

Last-minute Holiday Decorating on a Dime

Are you a little (or a lot) behind on your holiday decorating this year?  No funds left for the festive frill?  We feel you!  We’re often so consumed with Thanksgiving travel plans, holiday baking marathons and checking our shopping lists…