Hitch’ n Post

My parents are extremely creative, artistically gifted people. So when I generate stick figuresque drawings and my highschool woodworking “make a box” assignment was a crumpled mess that I glued together, one can only think that I’m adopted. The Do It Yourself Du Jour is a Hitching Post. For those of you unfarmiliar a hitching post is…

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Country Charmer

In celebration of Stampede I found the cutest wine charms that I just had to share. I came across these in Shay’s Tack and Feed , they come in a package of eight and the charms consist of spurs, saddles, cowboy hats and pistols. They can be ordered from Side Saddles catalog by calling 1-888-726-9447. To add…

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Office Space

It’s been months but my office is finally finished! The sea of scattered paper, binders and boxes gone and organized. My new Hendrix Desk in place even though it weighs about 800 lbs and I finally found a classic yet romantic linen covered chair at Winners, that my helper (see pictures below) has really taken…

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Artsy Eggs

Remember the simple pleasure of decorating eggs for Easter? I looked for an egg decorating kit for weeks to no avail unless I wanted to go the plain old sticker route, but what’s the fun in that? I admit, if it wasn’t snowing out I normally would never sit still to complete this task but…

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Farm Fresh Decor

Spring is in the air but I’ve been bringing it in to the house for a while now. I love the charm that chicken wire, reclaimed wood, homemade paper and rough burlap can do to accessorize a home. I’m not referring to old school country kitsch but the modern “farminista” version with modern elements of…

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Legally Blonde Toolkit

My furnace decided to go on strike this week as the mercury dipped just shy of -37 Celsius. My immediate reaction was to toggle the thermostat switch with the vague notion it would begrudgingly turn on. Unfortunately that was not the outcome, so I made my way into the basement as I randomly stared at…

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